Tennessee became the 16th state of the union on june 1, 1796.
Tennessee’s nickname “the volunteer state” originated during the war of 1812 when thousands of tennesseans enlisted in response to governor blount’s call for volunteers.
Tennessee is a state located in the southeastern united states.
Tennessee is the 14th fastest growing state in the US.
Summers in the state are generally hot, with most of the state averaging a high of around 90°f (32°c) during the summer months.
Snowfall ranges from 5 inches (13 cm) in west tennessee to over 16 inches (41 cm) in the higher mountains in east tennessee.
The capital city of Nashville offers a variety of attractions for guests of Tennessee vacation rentals. Highlights include the Grande Ole Opry, the Country Music Hall of Fame, and a full-scale replica of the Athens Parthenon.
Chattanooga, Tennessee offers a number of family-oriented attractions including the Tennessee Aquarium, Creative Discovery Museum and the Chattanooga Choo Choo Complex, featuring the world’s largest HO-gauge model railroad.
In Memphis, guests of Tennessee vacation rentals can make the pilgrimage to Elvis Presley’s home.
April is generally pretty warm, but sometimes rainy.
Interstate highways:- Interstate 40 crosses the state in an east-west orientation. Its branch interstate highways include I-240 in Memphis; I-440 in Nashville; and I-140 and I-640 in Knoxville. I-26, although technically an east-west interstate, runs from the North Carolina border below Johnson City to its terminus at Kingsport.
Interstate 65 crosses the state through Nashville, while Interstate 75 serves Chattanooga and Knoxville and Interstate 55 serves Memphis.
Interstate 81 enters the state at Bristol and terminates at its junction with I-40 near Dandridge.
Airports:- Major airports within the state include Nashville International Airport (BNA), Memphis International Airport (MEM), McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS) in Knoxville, Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport (CHA), Tri-Cities Regional Airport (TRI), and McKellar-Sipes Regional Airport (MKL), in Jackson.
Railroads:- Memphis and Dyersburg, Tennessee, are served by the Amtrak City of New Orleans line on its run between Chicago, Illinois and New Orleans, Louisiana.
June is extremely hot mid to late June, So avoid to visit Tennessee in June.
In tennessee the quality of life is unsurpassed, with a low cost of living, mild climate, and low crime rates.
In tennessee thriving arts, culture, and music institutions and events provide a rich cultural life.
The dogwood arts festival has been helping east tennesseans usher in the spring for nearly 50 years.
The museum of appalachia is a living history presentation of pioneer and mountain life in the southern appalachians.