Travel Blogs from Jackson
He only spent one day here. Steinbeck's journey was almost over. The man only has a few more stops then he is home sweet home. When he is here though he sends a postcard about his trip. The last thing he says one the postcard is that "it has been a long haul." Then he was on his way to Abingdon, ...
... but we finally found it and boy, it was worth waiting for...officially the best BBQ that we have had on this trip. Fall of the bone tender ribs in a tasty sauce, yummy beans and slaw.
We made it to New Orleans and enjoyed our evening here...I am tired so I will fill you in on all that in tomorrows blog. Be sure to check out the pictures.
Well after the high of New Orleans, Jackson was a complete waste of our time and very disappointing. Firstly it took us ages to find our hotel. Turns out Jackson has two streets of the same name in the city, well planned Jackson! So we finally arrived at our hotel around 4:00pm. Then the rude little upstart says there is no reservation, and ...
OK. So technically we just drove through the state of Mississippi and only stopped for lunch in this place for a some southern cooking. With lots and lots of mash potato and fried chicken. When I come back home I so need to go on a diet! But anyway my point is I'm counting the state as one that I have been to. I technically was in the state for around 6 ...
... Alabama to Florence, Mississippi and arrived at our friends, Jean & Ray's home at about 5pm. Jean had prepared a wonderful dinner of barbeque ribs, succotash, deviled eggs and a delicious birthday cake for Terry. We enjoyed lots of great conversation, laughter and devotion. All four of us will leave out tomorrow morning on the bikes for ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking