From To Kill a Mocking Bird to Forrest Gump, many of us have storybook romances about the towns that make the deep American south.

This June, the RAC’s 15 day Steamboat and Soulful South Tour from New Orleans to Nashville is set to indulge the Southern cultural desire as it transports back to the opulent American Victorian era aboard the largest 5-Star traditional steamboat; the American Queen.