If you are looking for unspoiled nature, live music, extraordinary historical sites, deserted sand beaches and an exquisite cuisine, then the authentic South of the United States is the place to be ! The twelve hospitable states : Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia have a lot to offer. History, culture and delicious food occupy centre stage. Nature lovers can get their thrill at the Great Smoky Mountains National Park and Shenandoah National Park, or along the Natchez Trace and Blue Ridge Parkway. Immerse yourself in the culture of the South !