Holiday Inn Express Monticello
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
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Left Memphis via the Stax studio, birthplace of soul music. Knew we were in for treat when the sound system in their car park was playing Marvin Gaye when we arrived.
Drove south on the Blues Highway, route 61, to Clarksdale,Mississippi. We're in the heart of cotton country, in the Mississippi delta, flat land ...
... steak with grilled shrimp. Paul had steak and a stuffed jacket potato which he said was really good.
Next day I went to mass at the local Catholic church St. Mark's.
The folk there were very friendly and I was cordially welcomed as soon as I stepped into the church. The priest was a missionary one with a grest sense of humour.
After brekky, we thought we'd better go do some sight ...
... to shore and returned the canoe. After our little excursion, we packed up camp, and took our showers. Shane went and found one of the geocaches hidden in the park while he was waiting on me. Then we hit the road. We had lunch in the town of Monticello at an Italian restaurant called Panorama Ristorante. We split a sausage pizza and both had side salad, both were good. We made our way to Pine Bluff which was going to ...
... all over the posts for the board walk- Shane had maybe a little too much fun playing with their shells, we moved a couple around so we could get a good picture. On the way back to the car we saw a couple of multicolored almost fluorescent lizards, with the brightest blue tails I've ever seen. By this time, it was time to find some lunch. Surprisingly for a town of ~12,000 people there didn't seem to be many options for lunch. We found a ...
... at a little cafe that I didn't get the name of. The waitress was very friendly and told me how she made her apron from a modified pair of blue jeans. Keith used the women's room as the men's room was occupied and waiting didn't seem to be an option. Infraction waived due to emergency.
Our days in the car tend to have a Seinfield quality to them
Keith: I guess we can't really ask are we ...