This Homey Coffee Shop Is A Hidden Gem Of The Tennessee Mountains

East Tennessee is known for the Smokies. The mountains are a huge draw — and for good reason. But Johnson City in Northeast Tennessee has a new coffee shop that is worth a detour, if not an entire dedicated trip. With some of the best vibes, coffee, and food around, Open Doors will make you want to settle in with a good book and never leave….

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Maybe finish up with a visit to this gorgeous bookshop in Nashville?