Explore the Deep South

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Deep South

Where bigger is better. In the south you’ll enjoy famed hospitality, barbecue cuisine and an iconic soundtrack of Elvis, jazz and country music.

The deep south has been responsible for the birth of America's music, the invention of the cocktail and a world-leading reputation for hospitality. One of its states which is rising to the top is Tennessee, which is home to the music city of Nashville. From its very beginnings, Nashville grew from a foundation built on music. Country music has been the common thread connecting the life and soul of the city and its people. Visitors have ventured here to experience the music that weaves such a fundamental pattern in its cultural, business and social fabric. But Nashville also boasts a wealth of museums, professional sports and of course an exploding dining scene.

Not far from Nashville is the home of Blues, Soul & Rock 'n' Roll. Memphis is home to Elvis’ beloved home Graceland, the iconic Sun Studios which served as a recording base for artists like Johnny Cash and Jerry Lee Lewis; plus, its famous Beale Street which was the location of the first ever blues notes.

From Country and blues music to the heart of Jazz. Another iconic southern music city has to be the legendary New Orleans. There is an energy in the Big Easy which is as unique as the architecture and the locals - New Orleans is the city that never sleeps, open 24 hours a day with a love for life that is contagious.

Along with these iconic cities, we also hold vast amounts of knowledge on Kentucky, Alabama, Georgia & Mississippi.


Your Destination Expert:
  1. Gareth Rees
    Gareth Rees
  2. Elise Howells
    Elise Howells
  3. Gareth Gronow
    Gareth Gronow
Agents who have also visited
Ceri Richards Elise Howells John Bowden Charlotte Wilks Michelle Gronow Gareth Gronow

THG's Quick Guide to... Deep South



Flight Time

9 Hours

Currency

US Dollar

Time to Visit

January - December

Time Difference

-6 Hours