Mississippi

Mississippi Travel Guide

Articles about Mississippi

By Caroline Hallemann

Plan a literary pilgrimage with this guide to storied travel destinations around the world.

By Amy McKeever

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. 

By Deb Hopewell

Visit these thriving college towns for a crash course in live music, craft beer, art, and history.

By Nicholas DeRenzo
By Katrina Brown Hunt

A hotel on the sand is bliss—and even more so when it’s a steal.

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

Native American history in Natchez dates back to the 700s, evidenced by three mounds—believed to be used for ceremonial purposes—in this 128-acre site. The grounds also have a small Native American history museum and a replica of a Natchez Indian house.