Globally known – International visitors stop in Selma

Published 5:20 pm Friday, November 30, 2018

Selma is known nationally for the civil rights movement that occurred here.

Students all across the United States each year learn about the events that changed the rest of the nation.

Today, you read about a group of international visitors, who knew everything about the movement.

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It is amazing how the history of this place has traveled not only across the nation but overseas as well.

The group traveled via Travel South USA, which is the official regional destination marketing organization for the southern United States. The non-profit organization promotes travel to and within its member states of Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia. Travel South USA serves as an information source for journalists, tour operators, retail travel agents and other travel professionals.

We are glad they stopped to visit us along their way.