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USA Today featured this great article on Kentucky which we just had to share with you all. Some people say that there’s only one word that describes Kentucky: horses. But there’s a second that’s just as telling: bourbon.

Kentucky Bourbon

On 21st August 2017 millions of people across the US will see a total eclipse of the Sun. It is a scene of unimaginable beauty when the moon completely blocks the Sun and daylight becomes a deep twilight. Parts of Tennessee & Kentucky are both within the path of totality.

Today we received some very exciting news regarding international visitation to New Orleans. After decades of cultivating the UK market, the second largest international source of visitors, and four years of negotiations with British Airways (BA), today BA announced that beginning 27th March 2017 it will offer non-stop flights between Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) and London Heathrow Airport (LHR) four times per week on the state-of-the-art Dreamliner aircraft.

British Airways launch new service from London to New Orleans

Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam and the Tennessee Department of Tourist Development Announce Celebration Event with Country Superstar Garth Brooks to Honour First-Ever Seven Diamond Recording Industry Association of America Certifications

Gov. Haslam & Garth Brooks announce free celebration concert

To celebrate 50 years of the CMA Awards, the Country Music Association brought country's best and brightest together for the song "Forever Country" with an all-star music video to match creating country music history.

When the humidity starts to lower in Louisiana can you say that autumn – or fall as they say in the States - has officially arrived; the Saints are in the Superdome and the kids are back in school. Which means it’s time for Fall Festivals. Louisiana has some amazing festivals in the entire country. Here are 12 of the best and most unique…

Downtown Tupelo celebrate the completion of the Elvis Presley Birthplace Trail project.

Elvis Presley Birthplace Trail now open in Tupelo

...who chose the “wrong” Birmingham but are now planning on visiting the American South this August.

Couple visiting Birmingham, Alabama

The attractions and locations of New Orleans Plantation Country are featured in several Hollywood productions premiering this year. Ranging from music videos to feature movies, the 2016 productions join an extensive list of projects shot locally over the last two years including Into the Badlands, NCIS-New Orleans and the Astronaut Wives Club.

Evergreen Plantation, New Orleans Plantation Country

Elvis Presley's Graceland in Memphis announces lineup of events for Elvis Week 2016 and it's going to be busy!

Elvis Week 2016 Graceland, Memphis


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