Jameson Inn Selma
Travel Blogs from Selma
There's a southern accent, where I come from
The young'uns call it country, the yankees call it dumb
I got my own way of talkin' but everything is done, with a southern accent
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.
Well we just had a couple of interesting days with a fire fighter from Meridian. It seems like Mississippi was full of slightly quirky guys who lived in run down houses and have an unhealthy obsession with guns. This guy had a collection of WW2 Japanese rifles, as well as revolvers and pistols. I'll try to upload photos with this link.
We are now back on the history trail, ...
... 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!!
... 8217;s Hill a few years ago I specifically hunted down Malcolm’s headstone to see it for myself. I snapped a photo of it, and put my fingers in the pockmarks of the musket balls. Internally, I felt somewhat thrilled to be touching a part of history, and could almost channel the anger the Red Coats must have felt as they pulled their triggers. Those marks are a testament to the frustration and divide ...