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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.

Gulf Shores, Alabama

BBC Radio 2 tells the story of Malaco Records, an independent soul & blues record label based in Jackson, Mississippi.

Malaco Records, Jackson, Mississippi

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.

Mardi Gras in Louisiana

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?

Tom Hiddleston plays Hank Williams

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.

The Marriott Shoals Hotel & Spa, Florence, Alabama

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...

Justin Timberlake & Chris Stapleton at CMA Awards

The clocks have changed, the leaves have fallen and the temperature has definitely dropped so I’m reminiscing about one of the best family holidays we’ve ever had this summer on our US roadtrip from New Orleans to Orlando….

New Orleans to Orlando, Family Roadtrip

Justin Timberlake, Scotty Moore, Sam & Dave are among this weekend's honorees

Sam & Dave, Memphis Music Hall of Fame Inductess 2015

Miami-based Carnival Cruise Line and the city of Mobile, Alabama are bringing the cruise ship back to the city's port for future cruises, the first time in nearly four years.

Carnival Cruise Line returns to Mobile, Alabama

The historic Muscle Shoals Sound Studio will undergo a complete renovation, which started beginning of September.

Muscle Shoals Sound Studio Renovation


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