Cheering on the home team is a fantastic way to spend a Saturday. Go ahead and make it a weekend in one of these 15 great college football towns.
Mississippi Travel Guide
Articles about Mississippi
Plan a literary pilgrimage with this guide to storied travel destinations around the world.
As far as roadtrips for food-lovers go, the American South is a must. The proof is in the pudding—not to mention the fried green tomatoes, gulf seafood, and Cajun Bloody Marys.
Visit these thriving college towns for a crash course in live music, craft beer, art, and history.
Hotels in Mississippi
This adults-only property, originally built in the early 1900s, was badly damaged in Hurricane Katrina. Thankfully, it’s once again up and running with three French country-style rooms and a spacious patio overlooking the gulf.
Restaurants in Mississippi
This restaurant was a formerly a gas station, lending it a funky vibe. Try the crawfish nachos, also loaded up with cilantro and pico de gallo, a fun take on the Mississippi favorite.
Things to do in Mississippi
It may not date back to the 1700s, but this park has its piece of notable history: The largest bass in the state—an 18.15-pound largemouth—was caught in Lake Natchez in 1992. See if you can beat the record with your own fishing pole, or just enjoy the park’s swimming holes and nature trails.