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Tennessee offers some of the best waterfalls and swimming holes in the country to add to your Tennessee holiday. Some will take some strenuous hiking while others are just a small hike away. The Cumberland Plateau, stretching across eastern Tennessee from Alabama north into Kentucky, has some of the most beautiful falls for you to explore...and make sure you have a camera to capture them and the nearby wildlife.

Cummins Falls, Tennessee

Who would like the chance to go to Nashville to see The Shires perform at the Grand Ole Opry in June?

Win a trip to see The Shires in Nashville

Discover the rhythm of southern USA on a Grand American Adventures 'Deep South & Delta Blues' tour, including return economy flights to Atlanta.

Win an amazing trip for two to America's Deep South with Waitrose

Mayor A C Wharton, Jr. will proclaim Tuesday 12th May as B.B. King Day in the City of Memphis #bealestreetbluesboy

B.B. King Day in Memphis

Alabama Tourism will be in Suffolk on the 3rd, 4th & 5th July 2105 as the Maverick Festival gathers the best in Americana music and serves it all up in a beautiful countryside location.

Maverick Festival 2015

Indie-rock band The Black Cadillas were stuck on the last song on their new EP, so with deadlines fast approaching they took a little trip to Memphis, Tennessee to get inspired. See their journey here...

The Last Song to Memphis with The Black Cadillacs

The sun is shining, the days are longer and al fresco dining is in full swing. Fortunately, Atlanta has no shortage of killer rooftop patios—some favourites include Tuk Tuk Thai Food Loft, The Garden at Community Smith, Whiskey Blue at the W Atlanta-Buckhead, new-to-the-scene Shake Shack and, of course, the ever-popular Six Feet Under. But Atlanta’s not the only city in Georgia with sky-high dining destinations. Take a look at these five other spots upping the rooftop dining ante.

Georgia Theatre Rooftop Courtesy of Elliott Anderson

The GRAMMY Museum® Mississippi have announced they will officially open its doors to the public on Saturday 14th November 2015, in Cleveland, Mississippi. The opening will mark the first GRAMMY Museum to be built outside of Los Angeles.

GRAMMY Museum Mississippi

Kick off your summer early in Alabama in May!  You can start with the Annual Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival, complete with live entertainment, great food and tethered balloon rides over a two-day festival, this year starting 1st May.  And there are more fantastic festivals to continue your May holiday....

Gulf Coast Hot Air Balloon Festival

New Orleans, as the world knows, is famous for being a musical city. It is the birthplace of jazz, one of the only purely American art forms offered to the people of the globe (the other, of course, being barbecue). 

The Soundtrack to New Orleans


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    Artists performing at Grand Ole Opry


    For American music, all roads lead to the Deep South...
    History of Deep South USA


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