We've learned a few things over the years. Our editors have assembled the ultimate list of must-do activities from across the region. How many have you done?
Some places you just have to see for yourself. For instance, obey the rooftops and see Rock City. Surely, The X-Files was inspired by the mysterious Marfa Lights, which blink and dance in way-out-there West Texas. But, even if seventies decor isn't your thing, visit Graceland in Memphis for a one-of-a-kind experience.