Travel Blogs from Memphis
... and later by pioneers and early settlers.
Those big black crows are still following us. They're Black Vultures. They have a 1.5 m wingspan, with upturned 'fingers'. They swirl around the sky above us in gangs. They're everywhere, waiting for something to happen.
Back on the freeway, whoever isn't driving is on bear watch, scanning the endless woods. No bears seen yet.
... 14 down, confused he mutters. Is that the clue? The hostess come around and offered these red packages wrapped in plastic. What are those? Blankets, I said. Blankets? Yes Jock, like if you want to sleep... or you know... No what... You know. I made the blanket jump up and down in my lap. You know, wanky blanky. Ha Ha, he just lost his sh*t. The crossword was dancing and he was trying to find his pen which had dropped between the seats. I said you should have got ...
... of today face in Doncaster, racial and cultural prejudices. When we left the museum, over 3 hours later in silence and a little spaced out, we took at minute to sit facing the area of the motel where ML King was shot to reflect. In conclusion, our time in Memphis was a thought provoking one. A city of ghosts but also the place where hope, life and rock n roll seem to permeate every street and in the face of everyone who visits! Well worth the ...
Obtain Tickets at the Beale Street Landing. Cute playground here for the kids.
The 90-minute trip goes between the I-50 and I-40 bridges and is a history lesson about Mississippi River--the barges, bridges, buildings.
Starts out going downriver so the left side had best views of shoreline. Wondered why there were ...
... the road and then are moved across in small buses to control the numbers. You only get to visit the 2 floors in the house, not the bedrooms upstairs. Decor is well - interesting (I am being kind) - very 60's and 70's, including while lounges, carpet on the ceiling in the basement, rooms with themes e.g. the family room is done in a jungle theme. It just feels like a very comfortable family home (if you like the decor). You visit areas outside too, the racquet ball court ...
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 Pkwy, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $97
- Wonderful hotel
- Great Stay
- An easy night in a pleasant hotel
1837 Union Ave, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $132
- Worst Experience ever!
- Clean rooms, great price
New Pathways, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $106
6500 Poplar Avenue, 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