Eat, Drink, and Explore the South

From roadside barbecue to the best bourbon cocktail in town, here's where to eat and drink and what to see and do around the South.

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With celebrated museums, unforgettable beaches, and art extravaganzas, Miami ranks as one of the country's most popular tourist destinations.

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Rooted in history and industry, Durham is a cultural haven for diverse eateries and a rich community that warmly welcomes those in its midst. 

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Fort Myers

Fort Myers’ islands, beaches and neighborhoods have a way of leaving a lasting impression. Visit and create memorable moments naturally.

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Step into Naptown, as the locals call it, and enjoy the developing and delicious food scene happening in Annapolis.



Nestled in a valley surrounded by the Blue Ridge Mountains, Asheville, North Carolina, is an outdoor mecca with a thriving art scene, hippie charm, and a beer culture at a fever pitch.

Downtown Athens Georgia


Rooted in its history of music, deep culture, and creative innovation, the lively college city of Athens is more than Bulldogs football.

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In today’s Atlanta, someone could give you a great recommendation for delicious global food just as easily as for your next boozy brunch.



Tee up in the fresh atmosphere, luscious greens, and hometown hospitality of Augusta, Georgia, the home of the Masters and fairway to heaven!

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"Keep Austin weird," they say. And while it is delicious, savory, modern, and unique, we love that it's also a little weird.

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Hometown pride abounds in Baltimore so much so that it oozes into the city's dining experiences, which capture the flavors of Chesapeake.

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Bentonville will allow you to taste some delicious cuisine while smelling the fresh air of the Ozark, leaving a remarkable memory for life.

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Full of chef-driven menus and upscale dining options, Birmingham packs a punch.

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Welcome to Bluffton, South Carolina, where the locals are friendly, the food is fresh, and the history is rich.

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Chapel Hill

From historic roots to cutting-edge restaurants, Chapel Hill is a quintessential southern destination.

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The darling of Southern food, Charleston brims with award-winning restaurants and chefs. Recently, Lowcountry mainstays are making room for more global palates.

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Charleston, West Virginia

Vacation as a local in the capital city of Charleston, West Virginia where the gritty streets meet southern hospitality

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Ingenuity paired with creativity is at the helm of the thriving restaurants and breweries expanding the Queen City’s culinary scene.

Rotunda in Charlottesville


Not just the backdrop for the University of Virginia and Thomas Jefferson’s Monticello, Charlottesville and its restaurants showcase a rich immigrant community.

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The smog that once blackened the Chattanooga sky has long cleared, revealing beautiful mountains, tributaries, and lakes.

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In Columbia, old stalwarts dish out gourmet plates while a new guard of eclectic eateries have sprung up in the farthest reaches of the city.

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Dallas is known for its skylines, shopping centers, and delicious restaurants, which turn out some of the best Tex-Mex food you can hope for.