Nicest Place in the South: January 2017

People have been flocking to Thomasville, Georgia, for over 150 years, and you’ll only have to be here for a moment to see why. Since the years following the Civil War, when Thomasville was dubbed the Winter Resort of the South, the city has been refining its finely crafted hospitality, which is doled out in great helpings to visitors and residents alike. With the meticulously restored Victorian facades and brick-paved paths of its downtown, ample museums to explore and plantations to marvel at, hunting, shopping, and dining galore, Thomasville has perfected the art of blending modern amenities with Old Southern charm, easily making it one of the Nicest Places in the South.



Blueberry, Texas: Where the Best Berries by Far Are the Blue Ones

Nacogdoches, Texas

Good and good for you, the Southern-loved blueberry gets to have his own big-time woohoo party at the annual Texas Blueberry Festival in Nacogdoches, Texas

Mule Tales and Nightingales: How America Got Some of Her Biggest Laughs

Nacogdoches, Texas

Three brothers, one mule, and a Texas-sized sense of humor is all it took to add up to one of America’s funniest acts

Downtown in the Oldest Town in Texas

Nacogdoches, Texas

Folks have been coming to and through Nacogdoches for a long time, and for good reason—it’s not only the Gateway to the rest of Texas but one of the state’s finest jewels

The Pre-Revolution Revolutions of Nacogdoches, Texas

Nacogdoches, Texas

From the steps of Nacogdoches’ historic center, the Old Stone Fort, three hopeful republics declared their independence, but it just wasn’t meant to be

Proud Nacogdoches: Biggest, Bloomiest, Oldest, and First

Nacogdoches, Texas

We take our superlatives pretty seriously around here—but especially when it comes to a place like Nacogdoches