Candlewood Suites Birmingham/Homewood
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Oops! Wrong Vulcan!
Tomorrow we arrive in Atlanta (Lord willing!), so today we had a leisurely morning and didn't leave Jackson, MS, until after 11am. We drove to Birmingham, checked into our hotel (very nice - more frequent hotel points from Dan's Lockheed days), then drove up to Vulcan Park. It was very interesting; I'd never heard of the statue Vulcan in Birmingham before, but then, I've never been in Birmingham before (other ...
... the pool, his confidence his growing, his strokes are getting better. While Milo is practicing, Mark has been bringing Noah into the swimming pool. A few weeks ago, he started as a scared little puppy that had to cling to Mark constantly. Tonight, however, he proudly showed Lulu he can float, tread water while holding his hands above water, jump in the pool into Mark's ...
... from the blast furnace as well as molten steel flowing into various open conduits and molds. Here I sit on my couch in my central air conditioned RV as I type this with the grim realization that I would have made a lousy factory worker back then....
Just passing through, so we didn't have to drive too much the next day. Plus better & cheaper hotel since it's in a smaller city. Took forever to drive here, roads were pitch-black & windy as we went around mountains and through parks. Staff was helpful and ...
... train car and was closed.
Thought we would miss the sunset due to clouds and all the trees on I-59 and we were surprised rolling into New Orleans by way of a very long bridge to gimpse the sun setting over the Orleans parish. Spectacular view.
It has been in the 90s and humid; gas has stayed around $3.50; food today consisted of custard, a chilli dog for me and pulled pork sandwich for D.
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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