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College Towns of the South

We're celebrating football season by going beyond the tailgate to get to the heart of our favorite Southern college towns. 

Word of Mouth

Loretta Lynn

Star Turn: Loretta Lynn

For almost five decades, Loretta Lynn has called her eponymous ranch in Hurricane Mills, Tennessee, home. She returns here wrung out and road weary after countless concert  dates across the country and USO tours around the world. Her fans are always waiting. “If it wasn’t for the fans, I wouldn’t be here,” she says. “They’re […]

Our Local Expert: Leah Chase, executive chef 
at Dooky Chase’s Restaurant

The Queen of Creole Cuisine: Louisiana’s Leah Chase

At ninety-one, Chase has served her famous gumbo to everyone from Martin Luther King Jr. to Barack Obama. Her New Orleans restaurant was once a meeting place for civil rights freedom fighters, and her life inspired the character Tiana in Disney’s The Princess and the Frog.   You’re known as the Queen of  Creole Cuisine, […]

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In Search of Sandburg

The first great writer I met was Robert Frost, following a reading at Agnes Scott College in Decatur, Georgia. Nineteen sixty-one, I think it was. He was old and gently stooped in the shoulders. His hair had gone to white, as age will take it, and it had the look of being always wind-blown. There was […]

Charleston: The Holy City Unvield

The Coast is Clear

The summer heat is history, and the kids are back in school. It's time to get back to the beach for some grown-up fun. 

YOUR SOUTH

Q: "What's your favorite Southern beach?"

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We want to see what Southern travel looks like to you! Flip through an old photo album or snap a selfie on your next Southern getaway, and share your snapshots here! We'll include our favorite in the next issue of Southbound.

Say What?

Natchitoches

Before you head to The Steel Magnolia House Bed & Breakfast, visit our website and listen to a local pronounce the name of this sweet, small Louisiana town. Read more about Natchitoches.

ABOUT SOUTHBOUND

Southbound magazine, the newest ancillary title from the publishers of Atlanta magazine, showcases the top travel destinations in the Southeast. We visit idyllic small towns and exciting cities in search of outstanding vacation opportunities.

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