Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Selma
Travel Blogs from Selma
We had a 81 mile ride today- this has to be one of the hardest days of the trip. the toughtest test to a cyclist is a headwind- we had a terrible headwind on very steep hill passes. we rode on a country road that seemed to go in circles. we rode on the DeSoto trail as well. we also rode into Moundsville(a settlement from 1000 AD to 1400 AD) which …
... Photos of the hanger and the surrounding airfield are included here.
From Tuskegee we headed west bound for the Selma to Montgomery Historical Highway, which looks a heckova lot like a regular old road to the untrained eye. To be fair, this road is actually very pretty, too, in places. I guess the biggest complaint I have about it is that it ends up in Selma.
One of the best things about a road trip is being able to stop along the way when you something catches your eye. As we were driving through Alabama, we spotted the NASA space center. It looked interesting so we stopped for a few hours to have a look around the museum and space centre, and learned all about the NASA program for exploration on the moon.
... bridge today. I'm planning to hit a segregated school tomorrow, though Patrick is resisting it, before we head off to Montgomery, a great mixture where buses meet History. Struggling to find a cup of tea in this place but otherwise going well. This is our first night in a motel, so couch surfing and SERVAS has been interesting for us.
Love to all
John and Patrick
... for even daring to dock on homeboys plot of land but this morning we were far more confident.
We are now in Montgomery Alabama and I cant believe how beautiful it is here!!! It's everything I thought it would be... hot, sweet and very southern... but whats surprised me the most is just how at home I feel here... and how safe it actually is!
Anyway... We are now in bed, resting for the drive to Nashville and Kings of Leon home town tomorrow!!
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility