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North Alabama is full of adventure! If you love food, we've got it. If you love festivals, we've got them. If you love the outdoors, we've got plenty of places to explore. Whatever you love, we're sure to have something for you. Check out our blog posts, and you'll see what we mean.

Where can you go on a tank of gas? Outer space? Not quite, but this road trip can get you close enough. Take a trip to Huntsville and visit the world-famous U.S. Space & Rocket Center where you can learn about all things space. After you come back from space, explore the city and find more out-of-this-world treasures.

Where can you go on a tank of gas? Well, Muscle Shoals is a nice road trip to learn about the music that rocked the world. Artists like Aretha Franklin, Cher, The Rolling Stones, Paul Simon, Bob Dylan, Steven Tyler, and many more recorded at one of the three iconic recording studios in the Shoals. Go on a music adventure and discover the history behind many famous hits.

When business returns to usual, we know that you are going to be ready to travel and see all the things, and we have put together a road trip just for you! Check out our road trip for our beautiful north region of north Alabama, which includes Cherokee, DeKalb, Jackson, and Marshall counties. Bookmark this road trip and be ready to get out and explore once we're able.

Centre Area

Cherokee Rock

When business returns to usual, we know that you are going to be ready to travel and see all the things, and we have put together a road trip just for you! Check out our road trip for our beautiful north region of north Alabama, which includes Blount, Cullman, Etowah, and Winston counties. Bookmark this road trip and be ready to get out and explore once we're able.

Oneonta Area

Mardis Mills

When business returns to usual, we know that you are going to be ready to travel and see all the things, and we have put together a road trip just for you! Check out our road trip for our beautiful north region of north Alabama, which includes Madison, Morgan, Lawrence, and Limestone counties. Bookmark this road trip and be ready to get out and explore once we're able.

(cover photo by North

When business returns to usual, we know that you are going to be ready to travel and see all the things, and we have put together a road trip just for you! Check out our road trip for our beautiful northwest region of north Alabama, which includes Lauderdale, Colbert, Franklin, and Marion counties. Bookmark this road trip and be ready to get out and explore once we're able.

Florence Area

Frank

Out in the Middle of Nowhere

Wednesday, March 4, 2020 by Melea Hames

Have you ever given directions and used the words "it is out in the middle of nowhere"? Well, in north Alabama we've got some amazing attractions that are literally out in the middle of nowhere, but they are definitely worth the drive to see their amazingness (we just made up that word). (cover photo by North Alabama Ambassador Lane Leopard)

Here's a list of our favorite places that are out in the

February is a time of intentional reflection and celebration of African American history and culture. Many times we focus on well-known greats such as Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Malcolm X, Rosa Parks etc…but what about those less known facts that may have taken place right where you live? Do you know about the people in your local community that has made or are making a contribution to history?

We live in a social media world, and we have learned to look at our surroundings through the lens of social media. It's like we've all become mini photographers looking for the best setting to create the best-looking post on our social accounts. Check out our list of the most Instagrammable places - one from each of the 16 counties we represent - in north Alabama that were chosen by our followers.