The ultimate hotel guide to Nashville

You’ll still find country music and honky-tonks in the Tennessee capital, but a newfound indie spirit and growing crop of new boutique hotels mean Music City is singing a new tune.

Breaking bread: the smoky taste of Nashville, Tennessee

Pitmaster Pat Martin spends his working day barbecuing and his free time grilling — two very different things if you’re in the American South, where cooking is as much about the journey as the destination.

Neighbourhood guide to Nashville

With a boutique hotel boom, a surge of restaurants and cocktail bars crowning the city's rooftops, you don't have to be a country music fan to get stuck in to Tennessee's capital.

The Deep South: Southern comfort

With the tinkling of piano keys floating on the air like the aromas of their hearty cuisine, a trip to Nashville, Memphis and New Orleans stimulates the senses

Tennessee: One night in Nashville

It’s Monday night at The 5 Spot, east Nashville. The place is bursting at the seams with locals ready to party, while a scattering of tourists squeeze through the swinging crowd to see why, in this part of town, the start of the week is the new weekend.

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