Posts tagged with: Burritt on the Mountain

TBEX Press Trip Rundown

TBEX Press Trip Rundown

Welcome TBEX Press Trip Bloggers! TBEX, or the Travel Bloggers Exchange is coming to Huntsville in May 2017! For those who haven’t heard of TBEX, it is the largest gathering of travel bloggers and traditional travel media and tourism professionals in the world. This conference brings together the brains of your favorite blogs on the […]

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Seven Shots To Start Your Huntsville Scrapbook

Seven Shots To Start Your Huntsville Scrapbook

  If you go to Paris, you take a picture of the Eiffel Tower. If you go to New York, you snapshot the Statue of Liberty. In Rome, the Colosseum.  In Cawker City, Kansas, the biggest ball of twine. But what about Huntsville? What do you take a picture of when you come here? Well, the rocket, […]

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5 must-do Huntsville holiday events to fit every occasion

5 must-do Huntsville holiday events to fit every occasion

  Editor’s Note: Information has been updated to accurately reflect 2017 events. It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. All over the Rocket City, lights and trees and stars and Santas deck the halls, streets, parks, museums and more. Even if you live here, it’d be tough to take in everything, and if you’re […]

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17 ways to #ShopLocal in Huntsville, Alabama this holiday season

17 ways to #ShopLocal in Huntsville, Alabama this holiday season

    Whether you are prepared or not, the inevitable is upon us! The fiercest of holiday shopping is in full swing, and the Huntsville/Madison County Convention & Visitors Bureau would like to help you out with some local gift ideas. So, here you are: 17 places to get your #ShopLocal on in Huntsville, Alabama this […]

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Best Places to See Fall Colors in Huntsville, Alabama

Best Places to See Fall Colors in Huntsville, Alabama

  There’s a lot to enjoy about fall — cooler temperatures, seasonal foods and coffees, pumpkins and mums, and of course the beauty of the leaves as they morph into a collage of bright yellows, vivid oranges and flaming reds!   So where in Huntsville, Alabama are the best places to view the brilliant hues […]

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Take a trip back in time at Burritt on the Mountain

Take a trip back in time at Burritt on the Mountain

Hands-on History lesson As school is back in session, Time Travel Adventure at Burritt on the Mountain is the perfect fun and educational activity to stimulate the mind…in a very fun way. See first hand what life was like before our precious technology and feel like a time travel machine! Throughout your journey, try to […]

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Attraction PRO-Tips: Burritt on the Mountain

Attraction PRO-Tips: Burritt on the Mountain

Attraction PRO-Tips Series: Each month, we bring you our tips for visitors for navigating and exploring Huntsville/Madison County attractions. By Rebecca Hitt   As I walk towards the doorway, I stop and close my eyes, soaking in all around me. I can feel the warmth of the sunlight kiss the skin across my nose. The […]

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How to travel on a budget in Huntsville, AL

How to travel on a budget in Huntsville, AL

  Traveling out of town can become expensive in a hurry. Luckily, Huntsville consistently ranks as one of the nation’s most affordable cities according to the likes of CNN and Huffington Post with constant nods for affordable living and retirement, but what about just visiting the Rocket City? I’m so glad you asked! There are […]

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5 family activities in Huntsville for spring 2015: My Madison County w/ Rocket City Mom

5 family activities in Huntsville for spring 2015: My Madison County w/ Rocket City Mom

My Madison County is a monthly series here on iHeartHsv.com. Each month, hear from a different Rocket City local on their picks, chosen exclusively for iHeartHsv readers, on what to do while  visiting Huntsville and Madison County.   Spring is around the corner here in the Rocket City, and there is much to look forward to for families […]

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Top 8 picks for geeky spots in Huntsville

  As a lifelong resident of Huntsville, I am still amazed at the amount of new things I stumble upon almost every day. Hidden gems in the Rocket City are quickly becoming more noticeable, thanks to social media and bloggers like myself who want to share them. On top of these local stores and museums, […]

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