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Skill up and win: Experience the US Civil Rights Trail with Michelle Browder, Alabama

Are you dreaming of a (virtual) escape to some of the USA's Southern States? Well, sign up and attend the Travel South Webinar Series and you could be taking home a delicious prize.

Are you dreaming of a (virtual) escape to some of the USA’s Southern States? Well, sign up and attend the Travel South Webinar Series and you could be taking home a delicious prize.

With ‘a warm welcome’ and that famous Southern hospitality, the South is ready to greet travellers with a magnitude of unique experiences.

This series covers some of the unique, intimate, and really authentic experiences on offer in Tennessee, South Carolina, Alabama, Louisiana, Mississippi and North Carolina.

As well as digitally escaping to these destinations and soaking up heaps of new information that you can share with your clients, Travel South USA is also giving you the chance to WIN a $200 Hamper if you sign up to the whole series and a $100 Prezzie Voucher if you smash the quiz at the end of the webinar.

Next up, THIS WEDNESDAY, 28 JUL, we have Episode 5: ‘Experience the US Civil Rights Trail with Michelle Browder, Alabama‘.

A statue depicts a slave family in chains at the Memorial for Peace and Justice in Montgomery, Alabama. Image credit: Chris Granger
A statue depicts a slave family in chains at the Memorial for Peace and Justice in Montgomery, Alabama. Image credit: Chris Granger

The Alabama Civil Rights Trail includes over 40 locations throughout the state. Join experience giver Michelle Browder, as she talks about Alabama’s role in the civil rights movement and the places that you can visit along the trail to dive deeper into the people, places and events that brought Alabama into the international spotlight and changed the course of US history.

Michelle will also talk about her favourite experiences throughout the state including the music history in Muscle Shoals and the origins of Mardi Gras in America.

I’m in!

A statue depicting Rosa Parks on Dexter Ave at Court Square. Image credit: Chris Granger
A statue depicting Rosa Parks on Dexter Ave at Court Square, Alabama. Image credit: Chris Granger

Keen to get involved? Sign up now!

Each webinar is at 10am AEST/Noon NZ on the last Wednesday of every month.

Here’s the epic line up:

You’ve probably noticed next up is Episode 5, but don’t stress!

If you missed Episodes 1-4, you can go back and watch them to ensure you’re totally clued up on these colourful destinations.

See you there!