Category Archives: Beyond Virginia

17 Diverse (and Exciting!) Day Trips from Memphis, TN

Best day trips from Memphis, TN

Memphis is one of the most happening cities east of the Mississippi and you will find a plethora of things to do when there. However, you will also find several cool day trips from Memphis, making this a fantastic city to visit! We have listed day trips that can also be done as weekend trips […]

30 Best Things to Do in Baltimore, Maryland (+ Nearby Attractions!)

Howard Peters Rawlings Conservatory

Baltimore, Maryland is one of the most spectacular cities in the United States and really is underrated, in this Virginian’s opinion. These are the best things to do in Baltimore, Maryland. Filled with history and known for being the birthplace of the American national anthem, this harbor city is also well-known for its delicious restaurants, […]

24 Fabulous Things to Do in Frankfort, KY (+ Nearby Attractions)

Best things to do in Frankfort KY

The capital of Kentucky, Frankfort, is not usually the first place you think of when planning a family trip to the South. However, it’s certainly not a city that you should ignore! Located right along the Kentucky River, you’ll find many things to do in Frankfort KY, from museums to parks and memorials to distilleries. […]

12 Must-Visit National Parks in Tennessee (+ Historic Sites!)

Andrew Johnson National Historic Site - National parks in Tennessee

The gorgeous state of Tennessee has 12 national designated parks and historical sites worth visiting! This guide details all national parks in Tennessee, including national battlefields and the most visited national park in the US – Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Which Tennessee national park is your favorite? Let us know in the comments! Historical […]