The Southeast: The Bucket List
The Southeast: Travel Facts
Note: The information below excludes Florida. Florida is such a big tourist destination it has its own section on BucketTripper.com
Main International Airports: Washington-Dulles (in Virginia). Atlanta (GA), New Orleans (LA), Charlotte (NC). Others: Nashville (TN), Raleigh-Durham (NC), Memphis (TN), Ronald Reagan (Washington D.C.).
Currency: U.S. dollars.
Capitals: Richmond, VA. Charleson, WV. Frankfort, KY. Nashville, TN. Raleigh, NC. Columbia SC. Atlanta, GA. Jackson, MS. Baton Rouge, LA. Little Rock, AR. Montgomery, AL.
Climate: Warm temperate: Very hot humid summers (unpleasant for outdoor activities); mild winters. Colder at high elevations of Appalachian Mountains.
More facts: U.S. immigration and tourism visas are explained by the U.S. Department of State.
Time zone: Standard time for most of the Southeast is UTC – 5. Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, Arkansas, and parts of Florida, Tennessee, and Kentucky are UTC – 6. See World Clock for seasonal adjustments.