Covering the Smoky Mountain Region from Atlanta to Chattanooga to Knoxville, this guide book emphasizes breath over depth, but still introduces the reader to restaurants, breweries, bed and breakfasts, and even wilderness hikes. For metropolitan areas, small towns, and parks, it zonks in on Drinking, Eating, Sleeping, Shopping, Entertainment, Tours, Activities, Sights, Nightlife, Festivals, Biking, Hiking, and Getting There and Away. For a quick overview, it meets the needs of many a traveler. The co-authors are all prolific guide-book writers, most having contributed to more than 50 guidebooks.
Oakland, California: Lonely Planet Global Limited, 2019. 223 pages with lots of color maps and color photographs. Trade paperback.