The South is home to some of the most quaint, beautiful, historic towns. You won’t find all the bright lights and city glitz you would in larger Southern cities, but that’s kind of the point, isn’t it? Check out these small(er) Southern destinations and plan your next weekend getaway.
Smaller Southern Towns to Fall in Love With
A popular destination in the Blue Ridge Mountains, Asheville, NC, is gorgeous year-round. And here’s proof that it’s also stunning from afar. Enjoy your virtual vacation in Asheville. Click HERE.
It’s a popular and oh-so-charming Southern destination. Take a virtual vacation to Franklin, TN, which offers beautiful scenery, adorable shops and so much more! Take a virtual visit HERE.
Find out why Fredericksburg, TX, is loved by both locals and visitors. Take a virtual tour of this charming Southern city — and then start planning your next trip! Click HERE.
From stunning views of the Great Smoky Mountains to following Sasquatch’s adventures, explore the great outdoors in this virtual tour of Gatlinburg, TN. Click HERE.
Home to America’s space program, beautiful gardens and more, Huntsville, AL, is filled with adventure. Take a virtual tour — and then start planning your next vacation. Click HERE.
Jackson County, NC
Located in southwest North Carolina, Jackson County is “quintessential Carolina” — mountains, streams, small towns and stunning scenery. Explore it for yourself HERE.
From live music to art and literature, it’s no wonder Oxford, MS, is a beloved Southern destination. Take a virtual tour HERE.
Paducah, KY is a hub for those seeking creative and cultural experiences. Get inspired — and take a virtual tour of this quaint Southern town. Click HERE.
Tucked away on the Natchez Trace Parkway, Ridgeland, MS, offers plenty of scenic views and outdoor fun. Start planning your next getaway with this virtual tour. Click HERE.
It’s not only the birthplace of Elvis. It’s also a hub of fantastic history and culture. There’s a lot to explore in Tupelo, Mississippi. Let’s take a virtual tour! Click HERE.
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