Fifty Years Ago, Lynyrd Skynyrd Debuted

Musicians reflect on the album that blasted out of little Doraville, Georgia, in 1973


Two Perfect Days (on Foot) in Atlanta

Walkable itineraries full of food, drinks, and fun

Food & Drink

Out of the Box: Chef Jay Swift Still Craves This School Lunch Staple

The Atlanta chef on his lifelong love affair with Jif


Meet Cinco, the Sea Turtle Who Really Loves Jekyll Island 

A fertile turtle returns to the same stretch of Georgia coast to nest on friendly shores

Home & Garden

The Young Atlanta Artist Carrying on the History of Decorative Painting 

Hayden Gregg adds a fine flourish to the walls and floors of Southern homes

Good Dog

A Marine’s Homage to a Swampy, Popcorn-Loving Lab

Saying goodbye to a companion who was there for it all


Around the World in Five Southern Cookbooks

New blue-ribbon reads worth a spot in the kitchen


How UGA Coach Kirby Smart Inspired Brian Harman’s British Open Rout

The Savannah native and former Georgia Bulldogs star won his first major championship

Food & Drink

How to Find Southern Peaches This Summer

After the toughest season in memory, hope beams at small farm stands, markets, and even at your doorstep

Food & Drink

How to Throw a Winning Tailgate

Southern Soul Barbeque fires up a game-day spread, sharing recipes for wings slathered in Cheerwine sauce, a standout smoked fish dip, and a zingy Bulldog smash


The Bulldog Smash

A sweet Caribean classic with a Georgia twist


All About Chris Eubanks, the Southern Tennis Player Making a Dream Run at Wimbledon

The Georgia native just took down the world number five and is headed for tomorrow’s quarterfinals on centre court


Where to Fish in Northeast Georgia, According to a Local

When he’s not crafting vibrant fishing lures or playing the banjo in his magic show, Kyle Jarrard is hooking monsters on the Chattooga and other Georgia waterways

Arts & Culture

Seven Cultural High Points of North Georgia

A poet’s homestead, a Smithsonian affiliate, and more thought-provoking stops in the Blue Ridge Mountains


This New Georgia Glampsite Delivers the Glam

Dunya combines a luxury experience with long-range mountain views

Land & Conservation

The Benton MacKaye Trail, the Appalachian Trail’s Shorter Sibling, Guns for National Recognition 

The BMT is chock full of awe-inspiring beauty in three Southern states. Achieving rare National Scenic Trail status would really put it on the map

Arts & Culture

Southern Streaming: the Sweet Magnolias Return—and So Does Raylan Givens

Chill out this July with Southern-inflected series, movies, and podcasts


Seven Southern Summer Camps for Adults

Don’t let the kids hog all the fun


Southern Getaways for You and Your Pup

These luxurious hotels and resorts across the South are totally dog friendly and then some


Seven Lavender Farms to Visit This Summer

With lavender wine tastings, wreath-making workshops, and U-Pick events under the stars, these purple paradises are worth a calming field trip