Arlington Heights B&B

Address: 204 Arlington Ave., Natchez, Mississippi, 39120, United States | B&B
 
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Travel Blogs from Natchez

Down in Dixie (2014 Recap)

A travel blog entry by trackingdj on Nov 08, 2014

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... There were a ton of very nice people and only a few run ins with rednecks. I have even started to listen to old country western music. I feel that I got to know the area, which is what I strive to do as I travel. I worked with the same group of people all year both in and outside of Texas and we were incredibly lucky for how well We got along and enjoyed each others company. We bonded through the good times, but even greater through the ...

A hint leads to a discovery.....

A travel blog entry by janmariewv on Oct 22, 2014

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... enjoyable and informative commentary as his horse, Will, pulled the surrey through the streets of town at a relaxed pace. We got to see many historic homes, including the home of Captain Thomas Leathers, the riverboat captain, and William Johnson, a prosperous black freeman (who owned slaves) and barber.

After our tour we took a drive up the Natchez Trace to see the "Emerald Mound" - one of the largest Indian mounds in North America. We also stopped ...

Historic Natchez-a town the river built

A travel blog entry by janmariewv on Oct 21, 2014

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We woke to coffee on the first floor gallery, then breakfast in the formal dining room. We enjoyed talking with the other guests and seeing where they were from and what things they had enjoyed in Natchez. Breakfast was followed by a tour of Linden, which is a beautiful home. The front entry is famous, as it was copied to be used as the front entry for the movie "Gone with the Wind." This home has ...

Cotton Pickin'

A travel blog entry by janmariewv on Oct 20, 2014

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... has an abundance of well preserved artifacts that show how work was done in the "old days" before mechanization. Household and kitchen tools, farming tools, and cotton processing tools were displayed. Again, the hand tools for daily household life and for farming brought to mind how time consuming and difficult these tasks were before mechanization. The plantation was, indeed, a self-sufficient village.

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Searching for Flowery Mound and Roseland

A travel blog entry by janmariewv on Oct 19, 2014

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... the river. We had a great view of "Natchez Under the Hill" and the riverboat themed casino, with the city of Natchez on the hill behind it.

To our surprise, the Great Mississippi Balloon Race, held that weekend, was in the midst of its finale. We watched as the last hot air balloons rose from the city and drifted slowly away. The sun set, the bridge lit up, and we watched from our beautiful vantage point. Quite an end to the day!
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