The best of the Southern USA's natural beauty

From the ghostly Blue Ridge Mountains to the gnarled sweep of trees on Jekyll Island.

The 5 finest beaches of the USA’s southern states

From the glitz of Miami’s South Beach to a wave-lapped graveyard of oak trees in Georgia.

Stay in one of the USA’s 8 most historic houses

For anyone intrigued by the history of the USA, here are eight remarkable places to stay.

The top destinations for animal lovers

Expect to find pigs, cats and dolphins along the way.