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Upgrades, Expansions and a Summer Camp at the King’s Palace

Even if one is not a fan of Elvis Presley, there are many reasons to visit Graceland. For one, the mansion itself is a perfect time capsule that goes beyond capturing a specific man’s life and times (specifically, the 1960s and early 70s). It also happens to touch upon the many ways Elvis influenced popular […]

Memphis Family Fun

“The Birthplace of Rock ‘n’ Roll,” Memphis is home to Graceland, Beale Street and Sun Records. But, there’s more to the city than just music. On a visit, tour the National Civil Rights Museum, explore the Bass Pro Shops at the Pyramid and much, much more. For Tweens and Teens Two of Memphis’ best-known attractions, […]

Elvis Week in Graceland

Celebrate the King of Rock ‘n’ Roll Aug. 9–18, in Memphis, Tenn., during Elvis Week. Hosted at none other than the King’s home turned museum, Graceland will be a flurry with special guests, events and celebrations honoring Elvis Presley. Tour through the famously beloved residence of Presley, Graceland, and get an inside look at the […]

5 Unique Family-Friendly Spring Festivals

The incoming warm weather means festival season starts, no matter where you happen to travel. For your upcoming getaway, consider these unique, family-friendly spring festivals. Fiesta San Antonio Starting as a single parade in 1891, Fiesta San Antonio now celebrates everything San Antonio has to offer. Held April 19–29, you can expect a carnival filled […]

3 Smaller Cities That Offer Big Draws

With some of the country’s most iconic museums, thrilling adventure and educational activities — plus a way lower price point for food and lodging than major destinations like New York — so-called “second-tier” cities offer first-rate fun. Here’s a trifecta. Louisville Lovingly nicknamed “The Thrill” by those who grow up there, it’s easy to see […]