What to Do in Winter in Northeast Tennessee

Let’s face it, looking forward to your summer vacation while it’s still the middle of winter feels a lot like looking for the finish line in a marathon. You know you’ll get there sooner or later, but at the moment it seems impossibly far away. Luckily, Northeast Tennessee has a huge variety of attractions that […]

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Prohibition to Present: Marion’s Downtown Landmark

If you are fascinated with all things circa 1920, the General Francis Marion Hotel is a must-see. Located in downtown Marion, it is convenient to local shopping and dining. The hotel was originally opened in May 1927 and has 36 well appointed guest rooms. The rooms are decorated with an understated elegance including dark wood […]

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Sustainable Coffee & Juice Shops in Johnson City You Must Try

Northeast Tennessee is no stranger to unique stores, restaurants and cafes. Johnson City is evolving as a college town and we’ve handpicked three local baristas that are among East Tennessee State University’s student favorites, all while taking sustainability and healthy eating seriously. Java Juice House  Java Juice House was founded in 2017 and is deemed […]

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Fly Fishing for Rainbows on the SOHO

From misty mountain creeks to pristine tailwaters like the South Holston River, Northeast Tennessee boasts some of the most sought after trout fishing in the country! Whether you are thinking about getting into fly fishing yourself or looking for something fun to do with a family member, learning to fly fish on the SOHO is […]

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Local‌ ‌Flavor‌ ‌of‌ ‌‌Northeast‌ ‌Tennessee‌:‌  Bristol

Bristol is more than just home to one of the world’s greatest racetracks and the sweetest sounds in country music. The twin cities of Bristol, Va. and Bristol, Tenn. are joined by the 1921 landmark sign that boasts, “Bristol… A Good Place to Live.” While it’s a good place to live – it’s an amazing place to EAT! […]

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