Memphis & Mississippi The City of Memphis has always had strong connections with its Southern neighbour, Mississippi. This connection, plus a playlist that includes blues, gospel, soul, country and rock ‘n’ roll, makes Memphis & Mississippi the perfect road trip waiting to happen. Here, you’re only a song away from authentic adventures for music fans, history buffs and aficionados of “Only in America” while down-home cooking, star-studded cuisine and friendly smiles await around every corner. From the music clubs on Beale Street to the beaches of the Gulf Coast, the sheer variety of Memphis & Mississippi will surprise and enthrall both seasoned and first-time visitors. In the following pages, we’ll take you on a journey from Memphis to the Mississippi Gulf Coast, zigzagging across The Magnolia State like a local. Like a Local In each destination covered in this guide we’ve detailed one highlight to help you gain a local perspective and enjoy a truly authentic Memphis & Mississippi experience. Travel Advice There is an extensive road network linking Memphis with the main cities and towns of Mississippi with well-numbered and clearly-marked directional signs. There are also scenic highways and parkways that enable visitors to slow down and relish the refined pace of life in Memphis & Mississippi. A full valid or EU licence is all that’s required to drive in the U.S. Drivers must be 21 or older, or 25+ for some car rental companies. To enter the U.S. you must have a biometric e-passport valid for at least 90 days from entry and must complete the Electronic System for Travel Authorisation (ESTA). For more details visit: Memphis & Mississippi WELCOME TO Sun Studio, Memphis Longwood, Natchez, MS Im ag e by Ju sti n Fo x Bu rk s