Memphis-I-240 At Thousand Oaks Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- High-speed internet in room
- Swimming pool
- Conference facilities
- Concierge desk
- Free High-Speed Internet
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Today we cruised the mighty Mississippi on a paddle boat, no steam tho. Not a bad way to wile away a few hours. The river is massive and the current really, really strong. I felt a bit Huck Finnish today. Who'da thought when I read those books as a kid I'd actually get to be on muddy Mississippi? Anyway the boat ride was great and the weather couldn't be more perfect. Just when you thought we were all musiced out... we hit up The Memphis Rock n Soul Museum. ...
... and Gravesites from the 1812 war, Gordon Historic house(1800’s trading post), section of the old trace parkway(foot trails) and tobacco farm. We then turned off the parkway and headed across to Memphis through a series of interesting small towns and arrived at our destination in the afternoon. The drive took us longer than expected and we settled into our hotel and headed out for some dinner.
The next morning it was Christmas day and most places were closed ...
... lifts were outside of the reception area, which was in an open 6 story car park. Out hotel was on the 8-10 floors and we took the same elevator so anyone could have walked into the hotel when you think about it. There was a strange smell in the reception and corridors, we figured it out, it was a strong fanta grape smell nice but weird!! The room was outdated but aren't they all here? They're not overly modern here. They're a little back dated in ...
So most of today was spent at the conference, but I did get out a bit in the morning to walk down the riverwalk to see the Pyramid. This is a giant glass pyramid, apparently originally built as a sports and entertainment venue. I guess a pyramid makes sense because this is Memphis on the Mississippi, resembling (in no way) Memphis on the Nile. The pyramid had some problems at the beginning, ...
Trolley Station has a large lot that is free. All-day trolley pass $3.50. This is definitely the way to do downtown (as long as you're not staying past midnight when they lock up the lot).
Took the River Trolley loop all the way around to see the ...