Fairfield Inn & Suites Tupelo
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... safe in their new world. What did we find in our 15 minute drive? Lots of empty lots and some new construction in the works. We could see where new houses were built and occupied. We saw people, vehicles, schools and life.
Lake Pontchartrain, a large estuary north of the city, was created over 2,600 years ago as the Mississippi River Delta formed its shorelines. We crossed using the Lake Pontchartrain Causeway, an almost ...
... and try again bright and early tomorrow morning. We immediately told him we thought that was pretty good idea and we would join him. While we did not have any Tenn-Tom experience, we sure had the great Pickwick experience.
So, we are back at the marina. It is still raining but tomorrow promises to be a warm and sunny day. We hope to get up bright and early so we can lock down several dams and get further south. ...
... Guntersville, Alabama. Tomorrow we will be going due south and if we are lucky, we will get as far as Aberdeen putting us about as far south as Birmingham. We are only cruising 46 miles but we will have to descend six locks. This will make for a busy day. We are hoping we do not run into any barges locking up or down but from here on out, this is going to be a real possibility. So long as we do not run into Bearcat, the killer barge of Tennessee River, we should be okay.
... It was built in the 1700's and was used to the late 1800’s as a north south route for migration, trade and mail. Today it is a beautiful road that is extremely well maintained and very clean with lots of grass between the plentiful trees. This road runs north east and goes right past small towns and major cities but you NEVER see anything but trees and grass and the occasional cross roads. There ...
... in the front and we ended up educating them on geocaching and they were excited to go try it. Encountered the strangest things while driving route 231 to Montgomery...Hills!! Saw $3.13 for gas but didn't need it. Paid $3.31 when we did. We driove past many cotton fields that were ready for harvesting. Yesterday after we passed the outskirts of Birmingham, AL and were preparing to get onto Highway 78/US I22, we were in the left lane. All of ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center