Hilton Garden Inn Columbus
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After a crazy night in the Big Easy we wandered our way across Mississippi, Alabama and cut through Florida to end up at one of my favorite places to stay the Hilton Garden Inn in Columbus Ga. I lived in this hotel for almost 6 months while I was working at Fort Benning. I introduced BJ to a few of my friends there. After showing some pictures of this trip we headed off for a good night sleep.
Via Atlanta, GA
... football term used to recognise their team. It is used in much the same way as you would say go team! As a legacy to this, they release a real eagle from the top of the stadium which is trained to fly around the stadium before landing in the middle of the field. Whilst the eagle is flying around, people in the stand are screaming war eagle and once the bird has landed on the field they scream hey! This ritual happens at every home game. American football matches are ...
... and started slipping down. By the time we got to the top our walk had taken us just over 2hrs. Stunning views across towards Atlanta. We were so close to the eagles soaring above our heads you could see there faces. After a while we caught the gondola down and were able to see the carving up close, it is massive. We then got the car and drove to the Grist Mill and covered bridge which had been moved there back in 1891. We ...
... will open in July of this year. The current displays and material were fantastic.
On down the road in Tuskegee, we visited "The Oaks" the home of Booker T Washington. Booker was one of the founders of Tuskegee Institute. The house and many of the original campus buildings, were built by the students. Wow, if your black in Alabama, you have to build your own college, if you want an education. Must have been a lot of well educated bricklayers, back in the ...
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- Room service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center