Jameson Inn Trussville
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... lower than I'm used to. Booze is sold most places..from gas stations to supermarkets (which are open almost all hours of the day). Whilst some supermarkets are 24hr, it is common (if not mandatory) that alcohol must not be sold prior to 12pm on Sundays. I am led to believe that this is due to religious beuracracy and is not uncommon in the south of America (aka Bible Belt). In my visits to various supermarkets, some later night ones included I have found the ultimate ...
Left New Orleans Hotel and had breakfast next door as breakfast the day before, was hideous. As we were sitting there, one of the staff from the hotel came and asked us to move our bikes so we did and that pretty much sealed our opinion of the hotel.
The weather was looking a little ominous on the way and we had a 550 km ride so did not fancy that in the rain. However, we were lucky and not a drop fell on us during the ...
-Rainer Maria Rilke
Book of Images
And you wait. You wait for the one thing
that will change your life,
make it more than it is--
something wonderful, exceptional,
stones awakening, depths opening to you.
In the dusky bookstalls
... this is one of my bucket list stops. We grabbed a bottle of one our favorite Pinots that we brought with us, grabbed a cab, and off we went. Unlike the night before, the service was professional and top notch and the food was fantastic, and the Big Basin Pinot we brought with us was just icing on the cake.
The next morning we will be heading up to my brothers place for a long weekend of catching up, throwing a big party and celebrating his new house and new bride.
... and a little hard to take day in day out. We give to different charities each month and we have continued with this even on our travels along with giving to random beggars. At some point you simply have to stop or at least give a little rather than a lot.
The park we were in turned out to be rather interesting. It is the scene of the massive race riots taking place in the south in the 60s I think – all along the park are ...