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A U.S. state known for its country music, whiskey, the Great Smoky Mountains, and as the birthplace of blues along the Mississippi River.

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Tennessee, located in the southeastern region of the United States, is known for its rich history, music scene and stunning natural beauty. Home to Memphis, the birthplace of Rock N' Roll, and Nashville, the country music capital, visitors can enjoy live music, delicious southern cuisine, and explore numerous historic landmarks. From the Great Smoky Mountains National Park to the vibrant city life, Tennessee offers a unique blend of culture and scenery.

seeker 1 year ago

Yes indeed for barbecue in Tennessee! Memphis, TN to be exact— it’s no secret if you’re looking for true American BBQ that this is the city/state to come too!

travelwelldunn 3 years ago

Tennessee Guides

  • Fun local dance clubs and performance halls!

    40andfree (Pam Patton)
  • Music History Guide to Memphis, TN

    seeker (Seeker Editors)
    Nestled on the banks of the Mississippi River, Memphis, TN, resonates with a deep musical heritage that echoes through its vibrant streets and storied walls. It's a city where the heartbeats of blues, rock 'n' roll, soul, and gospel come together, creating a rhythm that's both timeless and groundbreaking. From the hallowed halls of Sun Studio to the legendary stage of the Stax Museum, Memphis has been the backdrop for some of music's most transformative moments. So grab your best pair of blue suede shoes and get ready to step into the groove as we dive into a Music History Guide to Memphis, sure to strike a chord with audiophiles and casual listeners alike.
  • Where to eat in Franklin, TN

    40andfree (Pam Patton)
  • Best Places for Music Lovers in Memphis

    seeker (Seeker Editors)
  • Iconic Spots in Memphis

    chiefseeker (Jody Vandergriff)
  • Outdoor Bars, Patios + Live Music in Memphis

    breakfast_with_tiffani (Tiffani Denham)
    When the weather starts to heat up outside, Memphians immediately begin their search to find the best place to chill. And let me tell you, it doesn’t take long to find that perfect spot…or 3. Good food, great drinks, live entertainment, and favorable company (not necessarily in that order) are all qualifying prerequisites. With over 100 places to choose from, your options are endless. In this list, I’ll help identify the best place(s) for you to chill on your next visit to the Memphis area.
  • Iconic Spots of Memphis' Music Legends

    seeker (Seeker Editors)
    Have you ever wondered where Elvis ate his fried peanut butter and banana sandwiches? Where Johnny Cash performed his first gig? Where Al Green sang the gospel every Sunday? Behind every music legend is a legendary spot that inspired, fueled, and even launched some of Memphis' most famous artists. You won't find these places on a basic music tour. Let's explore.
  • Memphis, TN

    mustangdmv (Danielle Call)
    Aside from being home to the King, in Memphis you'll find inviting people, great BBQ, and of course amazing music.
  • On weekends, we brunch...

    40andfree (Pam Patton)
    When you stay up late at the honkeytonks and need a late breakfast with a Mimosa in Franklin, TN...
  • Date night in Nashville and the surrounding areas? Check out these cool spots!

    40andfree (Pam Patton)
  • A Local's Guide to Nashville's Best Breweries

    seeker (Seeker Editors)
    Nashville is more than just music and food, it's also home to an awesome craft beer scene. Whether you're a beer fanatic or just looking for a good time, this guide will show you some of the best breweries in Nashville that the locals can't get enough of. So grab a cold one, follow along, and learn how to experience Nashville's beer culture like a true local.
  • Get Your Bachelorette Groove On: The Ultimate Nashvegas Adventure Awaits!

    nashvegas (Nashvegas )
    Nashvegas is the most popular destination for Bachelorette celebrations. With lively honkytonks and rooftop lounges one after another, there is never a dull moment. Nashvegas has over 30 bars on the strip and each have multiple floors of live music and dancing, as well as many different districts with nightlife in the surrounding areas of downtown.
  • Broadway Honky Tonk Trail

    nashvegas (Nashvegas )
    Whether you're a country music enthusiast or simply looking for a good time, this trail promises unforgettable memories and toe-tapping moments. Put on your cowboy boots, gather your friends, and dive into the heart of Nashville's honky tonk scene. With each check-in, you'll be one step closer to becoming a part of the city's musical legacy. Let the good times roll and the music play.
  • Memphis’ Most Famous Foods and Where to Try Them

    kaylee (Kaylee Giacomini)
    Memphis is a bustling metropolitan hub on the banks of the Mississippi River most well known for music, Elvis Presley, and barbecue. There is a contested debate in the United States about who does the best barbecue - arguably one of the most iconic dishes in the country. Memphis, Tennessee consistently ranks among barbecue’s top cities. Barbecue can be found everywhere across town, and many of the joints are outstanding. Since the 1990’s, the city has been expanding into the world of cuisine and is now a delicious melting pot fueled by global fusion along with classic Southern mainstays. Here's some of the best food in Memphis!
  • The 10 Most Famous Restaurants in Memphis

    kaylee (Kaylee Giacomini)
    The city of Memphis, Tennessee has an ever growing foodie scene that attracts new residents and tourists each year. Some establishments have been open for over a century, while other newcomers have quickly become an iconic member of the Memphis foodie game. Check out some of the most famous restaurants to visit on your next trip to Memphis, Tennessee.
  • Top Historic Sites & Landmarks in Memphis

    kaylee (Kaylee Giacomini)
    Memphis, Tennessee is steeped in rich culture, art, and history dating back to the 19th century. Although a landlocked town, Memphis’ vicinity to the Mississippi River made it a major freshwater trading route that helped grow the city from a few quaint homes and shops to a booming Southern metropolis. Memphis played a major role in United States history, from being at the forefront of civil rights activism to the conception of Rock and Roll music. Take a step back in time to the 19th century or the 1950’s and check out some of Memphis’ most historic sites and landmarks.
  • vegan eats in memphis

    leah (Leah Fishman)
    Some of the best plant-based restaurants (+ options) in town!
  • Most Instgrammable Murals In Memphis

    breakfast_with_tiffani (Tiffani Denham)
    Most people know Memphis for the musical art. But that's not the only art form Memphis is praised for. From music to the performing arts and everything in between, Memphis has it all. In this list, I'm sharing the most instagrammable murals (& structures) in Memphis, so get your camera ready and strike a pose! Please note that some of these murals are identified by the address of the nearest building and may take you looking around a corner or two to see it.
  • Memphis Hit List

    chiefseeker (Jody Vandergriff)
    My Memphis bucket list while in town for TravelCon!
  • The Best Hotels Near Great Smoky Mountains National Park

    leah (Leah Fishman)
    Nestled at the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains, there lies a land of breathtaking beauty, serene seclusion, and endless adventures. For those looking to immerse themselves in the stunning surroundings of the national park, choosing the right place to get a good night sleep can make or break your trip. So pack your bags, grab your hiking shoes, and get ready to escape to a place where mountain breezes, rolling hills, and starry skies reign supreme.

Tennessee Articles

  • The 9 Best Cherry Blossom Festivals in the US 2023

    One of the prettiest indicators that spring has sprung is when the blooms of sakura (cherry blossoms) burst into color. And luckily, you don’t have to fly all the way to Japan to enjoy what this cherry blossom festival season has to offer. From coast to coast, cities across America have planted the ornamental trees […]

  • 18 of the Craziest New Year’s Eve Ball Drop Events in the US

    Three, two, one…happy new year! Cities around the globe are ushering in the new year with coordinated countdowns and wacky, wild ball drops. Arguably, the most epic New Year’s Eve event is the ball drop in Times Square in New York, but smaller spots host equally exciting countdowns that include dropping quirky objects, like a […]

  • 9 of the Most Outrageous Theme Parks Treats in the US

    Theme parks know how to do treats. Everywhere you look there are ice cream cones, cotton candy, pretzels, and popcorn. While those are all perfectly acceptable snacks, they aren’t quite the drool-worthy treats you dream about at night, ya know? This list of over-the-top treats will have you saying things like, “I can’t believe those […]

  • 10 Theme Park Celebrations For a Holly, Jolly Holiday

    We know 2020 has been a real Scrooge, but even with modified offerings and health measures in place, theme parks around the world are bringing major Christmas cheer this holiday season. From festive decor to live entertainment and over-the-top holiday treats, even that mean old Scrooge might get a smile on his face. There’s snow […]

  • 9 of the Best Theme Park Food & Wine Festivals 2023

    If you’ve been avoiding theme park vacations because you aren’t into princesses or tripping over toddlers all day, these theme park food and wine festivals might be enough to change your mind. Offering unexpected and unquestionably more grown-up menus, these festivals bring upscale dishes and swanky libations into the world of corn dogs and soft […]