Hilton Garden Inn Birmingham / Lakeshore Drive
Travel Blogs from Birmingham
... these groups. I have begun eating my way around The South, visited some cool bars and even met the mayor of Birmingham! I'm being looked after well by the Ross' and have an animal friend, Roland, that constantly wants to be petted. My current residence, more fondly known as the Gunty (apparently aboriginal for white man shelter) has made me feel quite at home and takes the guest house to a whole different level. Everything is new and unexpected and that's what I'm loving ...
... Manager who insisted that we leave the bikes at the front door, for security. He invited us to an open bar and nibbles from 5-7 and then also gave us vouchers for dinner at the Seafood restaurant across the road with free entrée or dessert each.
Yes, with that many temptations we did partake and enjoyed the evening although all of us were shattered.
Tomorrow, we head to Knoxville via the Jack Daniels ...
... gold and brown.
You think of lands you journeyed through,
of paintings and a dress once worn
by a woman you never found again.
And suddenly you know: that was enough.
You rise and there appears before you
in all its longings and hesitations
the shape of what you ...
... rambling house, multi split level, high ceilings, steep angles, patio, pool (bit green but cleans up very quickly) squirrels, chipmunks, red-tailed kites. Three dogs! Assorted children. Seeing Hayley for first time since age six weeks, now composed young lady 15. Claire going to be a challenge. 13, and wilful. Declan not here today, a treat in store. Dump bags, fill up washing machine, out and into the pool to cool off. Great way to spend an afternoon. Sinead home from work about ...
... 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 semi-slums. After several hours we decide that we have seen enough, and get back on the motorway. A few short hours later and we roll into Montgomery, AL. Hotel found, we settle down for the night.
Montgomery looks like a very nice city, quite neat and tidy, with wide roads and ...
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- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center