Welcome to Southerner Says – a website about travel, road trips and all the good stuff found along the way.

Hey y’all! I’m Lori, a travel obsessed southerner from Georgia. I started this blog as a way to help others – and especially other females – to get out on the road, find special places and chase sunsets.

You’ll find plenty of travel info here including:

  • Road Trip Itineraries
  • Practical City Guides
  • National Park Tips

Southerner Says Wants to Help You Travel

Traveling is like a breath of fresh air for the soul. It’s a chance to explore new places, experience different cultures, and create unforgettable memories. Whether you’re lounging on a tropical beach, hiking through a lush forest, or wandering the bustling streets of a big city, there’s always something exciting to discover. The thrill of trying new foods, meeting interesting people, and stepping out of your comfort zone is what makes travel so addictive. So pack your bags and let the adventure begin!

Southerner Says is about real travel that anyone can do. It’s about finding places you love and want to return to again and again. And while it’s perfectly okay, travel doesn’t have to be to the most trendy places. There are literally hundreds of thousands of interesting places to visit and I enjoy finding the overlooked and the underrated Finding places that surprise me, teach me something and then stay with me forever is one of the biggest joys of traveling.

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Need Some Road Trip Inspiration In Your Life?

Road trips are a big part of travel at Southerner Says. Here, I share my experiences and adventures on the road. Traveling by road can be one of the most exciting and adventurous ways to explore a new destination. Whether you’re traveling solo, with friends or family, road trips offer a unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the beauty of the journey and not just the destination. It’s about taking the time to find fun things found along the way. Southerner Says aims to inspire and motivate readers to hit the road and explore new places, cultures, and experiences.

Here on the blog, I share practical tips and tricks for planning the perfect road trip. Everything from packing essentials and budgeting, to finding the best scenic routes and apps to get there. I also share my personal stories and experiences on the road, providing readers with insights into the unique aspects of each destination. My goal is to not only inspire readers to travel but to equip them with the best knowledge they need to make the most of their journey. Join me on this adventure and let’s discover the world one road at a time!

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