Six Women Take Trip of a Lifetime

by Country Inns & Suites
Thursday, September 1, 2016


Patty Virgilio, 54, dreamed of traveling Route 66 long before receiving breast, pancreatic and thyroid cancer diagnoses. “I’m a huge fan of America. I’ve been talking to my sister about doing this for about 20 years, and she’s laughed at me every time,” she says. What started out as a “bucket list” trip for the […]

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Jonesborough has stories to share

by Country Inns & Suites
Tuesday, August 16, 2016

The front entrance to the Jonesborough Country Inn & Suites by Carlson.

If any town in America has stories to tell, it’s Jonesborough, Tenn. And that’s not just because the northeastern Tennessee town is home to an annual storytelling festival, which draws raconteurs from all over the world. Visitors can hear stories anytime at a downtown performing arts center – open year round and — devoted to […]

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BBQ Quest Across America

by Country Inns & Suites
Friday, July 22, 2016


American cities define themselves in many ways, but perhaps none with more passion than the category of barbecue. Whether it’s about the sauce or the rub … low and slow … sweet or fiery … the ribs, the chicken, the shoulder, or the pulled pork … regional residents all seem to insist that their hometown […]

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