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The 5 Must Stops in This Amazing Southern Indiana Town

Home to great German heritage, this Southern Indiana town has a thriving downtown and a growing craft beer scene, making it a perfect spot for a getaway. Home to Strassenfest, where for a weekend each summer lederhosen and accordions reign Read more >

This Haunted Mansion in Southern Indiana Will Give You Chills

In a beautiful old river town in southern Indiana, there is a haunted mansion with a great deal of history. And because it is a beautiful bed and breakfast, it makes for a spooky (and awesome) place to stay! “There Read more >

One of Indiana’s Oldest Towns, Let Oldenburg Charm You

Settled in 1817, the village of Oldenburg in Franklin County, Indiana is one of the oldest communities in the state. In that year, William George traveled from Pennsylvania by-way-of Cincinnati and staked a land claim along the East Harvey Branch Read more >

Visit Indiana Week Road Rally: Southern Indiana

Visit Indiana Week’s Road Rally began in Southern Indiana! After a brief tour of the abandoned Rose Island Resort at Charlestown State Park, the team traveled to Jeffersonville for dinner at Parlour Pizzeria and a walk across the Big Four Bridge. Follow Read more >

A Perfect Weekend Getaway in Beautiful New Harmony

Without a doubt, one of the greatest places to visit in southern Indiana is the village of New Harmony in Posey County. New Harmony is a relaxing weekend getaway for couples, or families wishing for a slower paced mini-vacation and a Read more >

Derby Dinner Playhouse Entertains, Educates

I love theatrical productions, everything from community theater to Broadway shows. Thats why one of my newest finds in the Hoosier state — the Derby Dinner Playhouseis exciting! Derby Dinner, as per its nickname, is located in Clarksville across the Read more >

Azaleas

Do you love flowers? I have the perfect spot for you: the Azalea Path Arboretum and Botanical Gardens in Hazelton (roughly halfway between Vincennes and Evansville).Within 50 acres you can see over 4,000 azaleas plus a large variety of unusual Read more >

Southern Indiana Beer Trail, Day 1

Last month, I had so much fun dreaming up the Northwestern and Northern Indiana Beer Trails, I decided to do it again, and come up with one for Southern Indiana. Our imaginary itinerary took three days to cover, because we Read more >