The Deep South USA Blog
Lonely Planet list their Top 10 US Spots for 2016
Birmingham, Alabama and Natchez, Mississippi have both been featured in Lonely Planets Top 10 US Spots for 2016.
Ali At The O2 Exhibition.....coming soon!
I Am The Greatest: Muhammad Ali at The O2 will explore Muhammad Ali’s incredible rise from humble beginnings in Louisville, Kentucky where he was known as 'The Louisville Lip', to becoming the three times heavyweight champion of the World and known as 'The Greatest Of All Time'.
The Times and The Sunday Times Best of the USA
Our Deep South USA states have been featured in The Sunday Times 'Best of the USA - American Dreams' and The Times '50 dream holidays in America' featuring the best breaks in the states.
Family Holiday in Gulf Shores, Alabama
Everyone is thinking about their next holiday and our summer vacation last year is going to be a hard one to beat this year…..3 states, 2 kids and 1 amazing road trip! After spending two nights in New Orleans (which you can read about here) we continued our family road trip along the Gulf of Mexico and I’m very excited to share with you our family holiday in Gulf Shores, Alabama – such a beautiful, fun place to visit.
Malaco Records Story on BBC Radio 2
BBC Radio 2 tells the story of Malaco Records, an independent soul & blues record label based in Jackson, Mississippi.
Mardi Gras Season is just around the corner!
Parade season begins on the 6th January and the final day is Mardi Gras Day, or Fat Tuesday, on the 9th February 2016. This is a time for parties, parades and balls with a variety of Mardi Gras Season celebrations throughout Louisiana.
Tom Hiddleston plays Hank Williams in forthcoming movie I Saw The Light
Tom Hiddleston has released the first clip of his forthcoming movie I Saw The Light, which tells the story of country music star and Alabama legend Hank Williams. A pretty good singing voice and lookalike don't you think?
Who wouldn't want snow every night?
The Marriott Shoals Hotel & Spa in Florence, Alabama will have snow every evening until Christmas and to make your holiday even brighter you can have breakfast with Santa, Mrs. Claus and a few cheeky elves too.
CMA's big winners are coming to the UK & Ireland
The CMA Awards takes place in Nashville at the Bridgestone Arena every November and this year’s big winner at The 49th Annual CMA Awards was Chris Stapleton and with his duet with Justin Timberlake he definitely stole the show in our eyes! And find out which winners are coming to C2C next year...