15 Songs That Make You Want to Travel
Before he was Mr. Worldwide, Pitbull was Mr. 305, rapping about his hometown of Miami and tossing up The U whenever he had a chance. While the lyrics may not exactly inspire wanderlust, they do evoke curiosity into what really makes the Magic City tick. And may just make you 305 ‘til you die.
Sweet Home Alabama
Yes, I know it’s requested whenever a band hits the bar stage with shouts of, “Play some Lynyrd Skynyrd!” but there’s reason why. This song about the Southland makes you long for Ole Bammy’s blue skies from Muscle Shores to Birmingham.
That’s Right (You’re Not from Texas)
But oh, Lyle Lovett, you make me wish I was. I can picture myself in boots and a cowboy hat twirling my girl around a “dance hall down in Texas.” You really do make Texas sound like the “finest place to be,” the “Promised Land.”