Tennessee’s largest city with about two million people in the metro area is also the state’s capital. But Nashville is best known for being the epicenter of country music. This has earned the nicknames Music City and Country Music Capital. In this travel guide you will visit impressive state government buildings, admire numerous statues, stroll the Honky Tonk Highway and visit the homes (past and present) of the Grand Ole Opry. Most surprising is why Memphis is also called the Athens of the South.