Travel Blogs from Birmingham, United States

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Accordion country!, Birmingham, United States travel blog

Accordion country!

A travel blog entry by aborder

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... me of one couchsurfing experience where she let a girl from Australia come stay in her old apartment, who had met a guy from Birmingham through a social music website. They both ended up staying with Carrie for a week, he moved to Australia and they got ...

Kamikaze seagulls, Birmingham, United States travel blog

Kamikaze seagulls

A travel blog entry by wayne-gary

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“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines, sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” ...

Sick in Alabama, Birmingham, United States travel blog

Sick in Alabama

A travel blog entry by rama0999

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As most of you know I have been sick since my last blog and yesterday was pretty much a write off. I arrived in Birmingham at 11.45am after taking a 4 hour ride on a Amtrak train. The train ride was quite comfortable. I was able to get two seats to myself ...

Day 9, Birmingham, United States travel blog

Day 9

A travel blog entry by rick

... Today was a bit emotional - partially because we are tired and partially because of all of our lasts for this year. We got to Birmingham in time for a quick lunch and then on to a retirement home to share our musical one more time. I wish all of ...

'Cause I went thru Alabama with a banjo on my knee, Birmingham, United States travel blog

'Cause I went thru Alabama with a banjo on my knee

A travel blog entry by mcvish

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... of that stretch). Unfortunately, no evidence of this life lesson was obtained...... A couple (namely 5) hours later, we arrived in Birmingham, stuffed our faces and started on this sweet little blog. Tune in tomorrow. We should have some pretty good ...

Digester Conference and more NASCAR, Birmingham, United States travel blog

Digester Conference and more NASCAR

A travel blog entry by big_red_truck

... ;car out in Huntsville though because the one I had been given smelled way too much like smoke.  Then I drove down to Birmingham the next day for the conference.  The conference was informative and good for me to network at.  And, as ...

Memphis and More, Birmingham, United States travel blog

Memphis and More

A travel blog entry by tchester

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... driving. We left Oklahoma, drove across the entire state of Arkansas, the northeast section of Mississippi and ended the night in Birmingham, Alabama. The only thing we did in Arkansas was stop at a rest area for a break, eat lunch at a Waffle House ...

Breezing Through Birmingham, Birmingham Alabama, United States travel blog

Breezing Through Birmingham

A travel blog entry by jennydavey

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... was hyped up in our travel guide as having great, free, live music 7 nights a week and seemed like the hipster spot to go in Birmingham. Since it was early in the evening – maybe 5 or 6 – we thought it would be good to check out since it was ...

Escape to Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, United States travel blog

Escape to Birmingham

A travel blog entry by mikeandkelsey

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... a potential place to live once we're done with this job. Coincidentally, Kelsey's parents were also driving through and staying in Birmingham that same weekend as they were en route to Florida for spring break. But, as if five people crammed into a ...

Birmingham, Birmingham, United States travel blog

Birmingham

A travel blog entry by elviejo

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I think of Birmingham as my home town. My family moved there before I started attending school. At that time Birmingham was an industrial city filled with blast furnaces, foundries, pipe and cement producers. It was a dirty, gritty, dismal place. Over the ...

It's Almost Time :-), Birmingham, United States travel blog

It's Almost Time :-)

A travel blog entry by green019

We have 11 days until we board the plane to study counseling in Italy. I am very excited to see what this trip has to offer. We received roommate assignments yesterday and I was told that we have the BEST room in the villa. What a way to start off the ...

We don't fit in here., Birmingham, United States travel blog

We don't fit in here.

A travel blog entry by ajkramer1

... city was pretty modest, and from what we learned later, solely made up of businesses and office buildings. No one actually lives in Birmingham (well, maybe a couple people, but we didn't meet anyone who knew them). We decided to head straight to The Nick, ...

Sweet Home Alabama!, Birmingham, United States travel blog

Sweet Home Alabama!

A travel blog entry by bharden

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... almost identical to Campbeltown. For those that do not know Campbeltown. Its referred to as Campberhole, or Shambletown.  I arrived in Birmingham and checked into the cheapest motel i could find. I was so tired and was in agony with an infected ...

South we go, Birmingham, United States travel blog

South we go

A travel blog entry by gra8ful

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... .  It ends up the starter that Jeremy just replaced went bad.  Luckily we were able to push start our way to Birmingham (as we had a concert here last night) and found a Bosch mechanic.  The whole thing was fully warrantied by Bosch so it ...

Day Six!, Birmingham, United States travel blog

Day Six!

A travel blog entry by arspromo

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Great drive down to Birmingham from Chattanooga.  Sunny all day and the temp got up to 91. The venue today at Regions Park was nicely spread out and they had an autocross track set up and sponsored by Air Ride Technologies, which was very popular. ...

First entry...check one, two, check check...., Birmingham, United States travel blog

First entry...check one, two, check check....

A travel blog entry by jennap480

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Hello to everyone I think will want to know what I'm doing in Europe!  I love you all!  And I hope this blog is interesting.  I'm bringing a computer with me so I will be able to write entries often, I hope.  Don't worry, all my ...

my travels, Birmingham, United States travel blog

my travels

A travel blog entry by bobby.ray

Visiting mom - still in the ...

One week to Go, Birmingham, United States travel blog

One week to Go

A travel blog entry by ahousey

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We are one week away from taking off on the beginning of our US adventure. I've mapped everything out. I've booked places to stay. Now, I'm planning how to pack the car, what to bring and how to manage meals along the way. There is nothing that annoys me ...

Artsy Derek Returns!, Birmingham, United States travel blog

Artsy Derek Returns!

A travel blog entry by stilesandderek

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We stopped off in Birmingham since Derek was too tired to drive all the way to Tennessee, so we decided to go to a museum. There was this snooty art lady that totally judged me for not knowing what chairscurrying or something like that is. (Edit: Derek ...

Running through Birmingham, Birmingham, United States travel blog

Running through Birmingham

A travel blog entry by stacyb17

... . For some reason he gives me more respect for the city. Contrary to popular belief (well maybe not, but I had not a clue) Birmingham is a damn hilly town. I mean it is in the Southeast, where did all these hills come from? It definitely made for nice ...

visiting family, Birmingham, United States travel blog

visiting family

A travel blog entry by hisdocs

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On the 10th, we went to Joy Well's home in Birmingham, Al, where Aunt Gail is living. Joy’s husband was out of town, but their daughter Tiffany was a sweet hostess and showed us her lovely room. Ken & Margie Lee and their daughter Jennifer ...

Day 285-286 25th-26th July 2013 ALABAMA-USA, Birmingham, United States travel blog

Day 285-286 25th-26th July 2013 ALABAMA-USA

A travel blog entry by beyersandlisa

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... of place in some of those neighbourhoods. We make it out of town without incident, but with a greatly enriched sense of BirmingHAM.  We enjoy the scenery as we cruise along the little roads, passing through rich neighbourhoods and then ...

Pre-Trip Trial, Birmingham, United States travel blog

Pre-Trip Trial

A travel blog entry by mccle015

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Hello Everyone! This is a test entry to make sure the blog works correctly!!! Less than one month till the trip...I'm getting excited now!! ...

Somewhere in Alabama, Birmingham, United States travel blog

Somewhere in Alabama

A travel blog entry by mcalla2000

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The lady sitting next to me told me that basically we would see nothing but woods and trees between Washington DC and Meridian MS.  She is right! She had a high school sweetheart and they both got married, had families and got divorced. Forty years ...

BEAUTY WAS JUST ADDED TO THE BIRMINGHAM ZOO, TODAY, Birmingham, United States travel blog

BEAUTY WAS JUST ADDED TO THE BIRMINGHAM ZOO, TODAY

A travel blog entry by lapetitegrande3

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WHAT A DAY WE HAD AT THE BIRMINGHAM ZOO.  WE TOOK OUR OWN CHILDREN AND NOW WE ADDED NEW BEAUTY TO THE ZOO... THIS VERY DAY!  YES, WE TOOK OUR LITTLE GRAND-DAUGHTER WITH US FOR THE 1ST TIME.  WHAT A GRANDE DAY IT WAS.ONE THING, I GOT TO ...

ME...NEED EXERCISE?, BIRMINGHAM, United States travel blog

ME...NEED EXERCISE?

A travel blog entry by lapetitegrande3

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WE LOVE TO GO TO THE BIRMINGHAM BOTANICAL GARDENS. IT IS A BIG AND BEAUTIFUL PLACE. THERE IS SO MUCH TO SEE. THEY HAVE WALKING TRAILS ONE IS LONGER THAN THE OTHER. ACTUALLY I DO NOT KNOW THIS FOR SURE BUT I BELIEVE IT IS ONE TRAIL THAT THEY HAVE ...

Pre-Trip 2, Birmingham, United States travel blog

Pre-Trip 2

A travel blog entry by mccle015

Hello, this is another pre-trip test!!! We got our train tickets in the mail this week.  We have one pass for England and one pass for Europe. We also booked hostels for London and Paris. We are getting everything ready to ...

IS LOVE MAGICAL AT THE ZOO ?, Birmingham, United States travel blog

IS LOVE MAGICAL AT THE ZOO ?

A travel blog entry by lapetitegrande3

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... of the very most memorable trips. Since it was Christmas I wanted to go see a lot of Christmas lights. So, I found that Birmingham Zoo had special lights up during Christmas. It is called the ZooLight Safari. We knew there was a Holiday Inn in the ...

HUBBY, GARDENS, THE ZOO, FOOD, AND GIN RUMY?, Birmingham, United States travel blog

HUBBY, GARDENS, THE ZOO, FOOD, AND GIN RUMY?

A travel blog entry by lapetitegrande3

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THIS IS A TIME OF GOODNESS FROM THE LORD...ALL IS WELL AND THE  KIDS ARE FINE.  AGAIN, JUST GETTING AWAY BY OURSELVES... AWAY FROM THE NORM.    WE CHECKED IN THE HOTEL.  THEN WENT TO THE U CHINA BUFFET TO EAT ...

Birmingham, Brimingham, United States travel blog

Birmingham

A travel blog entry by soup

Birmingham, ...

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