MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A new book features a year's worth of short road trips in Alabama.
"Alabama Road Trips" was produced by the Alabama Media Group in cooperation with Alabama's tourism department. State Tourism Director Lee Sentell says the book features 52 getaways of two to three days each. They range from the scenic Lookout Mountain Parkway in north Alabama to civil rights attractions in central Alabama and coastal attractions in the south. The road trip guides were written by either veteran tourism department staff or travel writers in each location.