Posts Tagged "alabama"

Faulkner University Dinner Theater

Jun 04 2017

They call themselves Montgomery’s best entertainment value, and they are. Dinner and a show comes in under $27 at Faulkner University Dinner Theatre. Their…

Dothan, Alabama

Mar 19 2017

Dothan, Alabama, is the “Peanut Capital of the World.” It’s also home to the Army Aviation Museum, a pick-your-own grape vineyard, a…

Davis Arboretum

Mar 08 2015

The Davis Arboretum in Auburn, Alabama, is a hidden gem in the true sense of the phrase — slightly hard to find if…

Chewacla State Park

Dec 28 2014

When I visit Auburn, Alabama, it isn’t for football. The city is a nature-lover’s wonderland in any season. While man-made waterfalls aren’t…

Eufaula, Alabama

Sep 21 2014

Eufaula, Ala. — it’s home to a pick-your-own orchard, a Greek Revival mansion, a historic district and around 15,000 residents. The big city,…

Forest Ecology Preserve

Jul 20 2014

The Louise Kreher Forest Ecology Preserve is a little off the beaten path. Less than five miles from Auburn University’s campus, it’s a quiet place,…

Montgomery Zoo

Apr 13 2014

At the Montgomery Zoo, I met a magnificently large bison, learned that a fox on stilts is really a maned wolf, and…

Alabama Shakespeare Garden

Apr 06 2014

Flowers and memorable quotes from the bard — somehow they’re meant for each other. At least, that’s the idea behind these Elizabethan-inspired…

DeSoto Falls

Feb 16 2014

I’m something of a waterfall fanatic. I try to rank them by grandeur, loveliness, by the degrees of awe they inspire. It’s…

Little River Canyon

Feb 09 2014

“Scenic” is something of an understatement for the Lookout Mountain Scenic Parkway. Stretching nearly 100 miles across three states, the route takes…