Travel Blogs from Memphis
... leeching, "Fat Elvis" scandalmongers right now it would be, "I Forgive You." In the Music Room I overheard people saying Elvis was a witch doctor, Elvis was a luminary, Elvis, he was a philanthropist. I heard Elvis thanking them, thanking all those people very very much. The audio guide was useful. In the Racquetball Building it drew attention to a piano, the last instrument Elvis played just hours before his heart stopped. That's when ...
... set up as to watch all three news channels at once so he followed suit. I can't think of the name of the room but there is a room that has over 3500 feet of fabric and was from floor to ceiling and pleated from the centre of the roof down - sort of like a circus tent. The infamous jungle room was as expected, green carpet on roof and ceiling gave it an unexpected acoustic sound that he later used as a studio to record his last few albums. His trophy rooms ...
... The museum had some interesting insights and discussion points about where access to quality education fits into our nation's continuing discussion of civil rights but the vast majority of the museum was dedicated to discussing the conspiracy theories around whether James Earl Ray had assistance from the mob or the US government or was framed for Dr. King's assassination. Why would you have a Civil Rights museum focus ...
Memphis the home of rock and roll. We didn't see much of Memphis but what we saw was good enough - Graceland the home of Elvis Presley, the King of rock and roll. We had an absolutely amazing time ..saw the place he lived, and the peaceful meditation garden where he is resting now, next to his mum and dad. saw all the awards, his favourite costumes , his favourite cars and Ian's favourite - Elvis private planes :) The feeling in the ...
... on where to go if we want a nightclub. After some more strolling we ended up back in Handy Park where we got a catfish sandwich for Lisa, who at this time, was absolutely starving!
Late at night we headed back to the hotel and got straight into bed!
The next day we decided to explore Memphis a bit more. We went to a recommended eatery, based on what we have read. The place is called Blues City Café. I had some ribs, and Lisa had some more catfish ...
Other places to stay in Memphis
Downtown Medical Center, Memphis | 4 star hotelfrom $224
- Pass it up
- Not What I expected
- Memorable Memphis
5069 Sanderlin Avenue, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $97
- Great Hotel, Great location
- Loved my stay at this great hotel
- Good for business travelers who don't take workout seriously
Downtown Medical Center, Memphis | 4 star hotelfrom $206
- Modern Luxury in Memphis
- "Not terribly impressed; OK but not great."
- Worth Every Dollar Spent
Richwood Home Owners Association, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $99
939 Ridge Lake Boulevard, Memphis | 4 star hotelfrom $104
- Great hotel!
- Nice place!
- Excellent experience
Southeast Memphis Betterment Association, Memphis | 4 star hotelfrom $90
- Everything I expected
- The Best!!!!!!!!!!!!!
- Great time!
Handy Holiday Community Club, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $59
Midtown, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $183
- Great location, great rate, great staff
- Best part of our trip
- Central location, WiFi rulez!
Downtown Medical Center, Memphis | 4 star hotelfrom $136
- Great place to be
- Memphis Marriott-Downtown
- Terrific Staff. Great Hotel
5795 Poplar Ave., Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $149
Downtown Medical Center, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $135
Mc Kellar - Whitehaven-Levi PD, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $96
1022 S Shady Grove Rd, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $172
- Great accommodation - a little distance from tourist attractions though
- Good Hotel
- Two Thumbs Up!!
Downtown Medical Center, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $151
- Oh dear what a mistake!
- Rib City
- Bad Service, Hotel Noisy
Balmoral Residents Association, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $51
5877 Poplar Ave, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $96
- Stay Here!
- Park Place is my Place in Memphis
- A great find! A clean hotel that's worth the price. A
Walnut Grove - Shelby Farms PD, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $79
- Decent Stay at Affordable Rate
- New owners and convenient to everything in Memphis
- Horrible hotel
Walnut Grove - Shelby Farms PD, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $143
Downtown Medical Center, Memphis | 4 star hotelfrom $221
- # 1 hotel in Memphis
- What's the big deal?
- Won't stay anywhere else in Memphis
1236 Primacy Parkway, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $97
- Wonderful hotel
- Great Stay
- An easy night in a pleasant hotel
Midtown, Memphis | 3 star hotel
- Worst Experience ever!
- Clean rooms, great price
New Pathways, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $106
6500 Poplar Ave., Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $65
Quince - Oakhaven-Parkway PD, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $94
Downtown Medical Center, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $195
- Really good for a Hampton
- Great location but walls a little thin
- Good location
6015 Park Avenue, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $132