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The Nashville Public Library is like so many other libraries full of books and conference rooms, but this one is also a gorgeous building with an amazing courtyard and artwork throughout.

The most astonishing thing I found in Nashville was the full scale replica of the Parthenon in Athens, Greece. And it was built right here in Centennial Park as a museum and event space.

Nashville might be known as the Music City and the Country Music Capital of the World, but there is so much more to this beautiful Tennessean city than just the studios and live music around every corner. During the Southeast Eclipse Tour road trip in 2017 I spent a few days in Nashville exploring this […]

The Pirates’ House has a long history as a tavern and inn, but the restaurant today is the best part with friendly service, a comfy dining experience, and fantastic food.

I only had a weekend for my first visit to Savannah, Georgia, but during those two days I had the best burger ever, saw some beautiful vistas, and explore a national monument.

The Palmetto State has six sites of the National Park System that include Civil War-era forts, Revolutionary War battlefields, and the surprisingly beautiful Congaree National Park.

Smaller National Park Service sites aren’t something to be skipped just because they’re small. There are several benefits to the smaller sites that just might make them more attractive.

The 469-mile Blue Ridge Parkway features dozens of scenic overlooks and hiking trails, but if you had a limited time where should you go? This list might help you figure that out.

The NPS’s National Mall and Memorial Park, known as The National Mall, has a large collection of monuments and memorials dedicated to past presidents and wars.

The Trail of Tears National Historic trail is a bit hard to follow, but the sites along the various routes offer a look into a dark chapter in the country’s history of removing the Cherokee Indians.

Commemorating the “death knell of the Confederacy”, the Battle of Chickamauga can be retraced through the tours and trails of the Chickamauga & Chattanooga National Military Park.

I only had two days in Savannah. It wasn’t enough time to do everything I wanted, but it was enough time to capture some amazing photos of this beautiful southern city.