Tennessee is a state in the southern part of the U.S. known for BBQ, Graceland, Dolly Parton and more recently, is responsible for the rise of superstar Taylor Swift. It’s history is mostly based in agriculture and is the birthplace of Country & Blues Music and Jack Daniel’s Whiskey. It is home to the most visited National Park, the Great Smokey Mountains National Park, the Mississippi River and part of the Appalachian Trail. It’s soul is gritty and it’s people have found a way to channel their hardships and triumphs through southern comfort food, drink and music. It is this sense of raw personality that gives any Tennessee town a kind of life that can’t be matched in any other state in the Union. If you are looking for a place filled with incredible beauty and heart, look no further than the state of Tennessee.