Spring Travel Guide: The great outdoors beckons

Warmer temperatures bring the opportunity to shed winter clothing and get outside, whether one is yearning for quiet time at the beach or an adventure in remote wilderness. Luckily, there’s no shortage of outdoor adventures in the Southeast, from rafting over foamy white rapids to fishing in the Atlantic to birdwatching, the region is teeming with activities. This spring, escape to the Carolinas, the Great Smoky Mountains of Tennessee, Florida’s Treasure Coast, or hop a three-hour flight to Puerto Rico, our tropical, Caribbean sibling. Before booking any trip, check with each destination for the latest safety protocols and days and times of operation.

Warmer temperatures bring the opportunity to shed winter clothing and get outside, whether one is yearning for quiet time at the beach or an adventure in remote wilderness. Luckily, there’s no shortage of outdoor adventures in the Southeast, from rafti…