Travel Blogs from Jackson
... for the tour. It had been built back in1925 by her father. She lived there until her death in 2001. Her house was full of books. She not only wrote, but loved to read, especially mysteries. Her books were strewn throughout the house, not as bad as mine. I keep all mine in one room. After the tour we went to the Mississippi Crafts Center. They had a lot of various crafts in different mediums on display and for ...
We made it to Canton, Mississippii on Friday. Canton is a small town of about 30,000 but has one of the 2, Nissan plants in the USA. The plant is huge, it is one mile long and you can get tours during the week. It was a place we would have liked to see:((
Canton is also known for its Courthouse Square and historic homes leading it to attract the eye of Hollywood. It has been the location site ...
We left New Orleans for Jackson, Mississippi, as we (Louisa) was inspired by the famous Johny Cash Song..... Jackson!
Jackson was en route to our next big destination, Clarksdale, however over the last couple of years in Carnarvon we (in particular Louisa) had grown to like a bit of country music and Jackson was one of her Carnarvon songs and so it was a must see on the trip.
Jackson is the capital of the Mississippi and there really isnīt much to ...
... war speech. Ed wouldn't let me run through. We headed to MR OBarmas house and a little selfie outside I did send him a heads up we was calling by but apparently he didn't receive it ??and i was just another tourist taking a picture of his house! Shame he's really missed out on meeting me! A little squirrel ran upto us and ed put his hand out he gave it a a little sniff sniff i quickly rammed my hands in eds bag to get him some food the rattle of the bag he new what was coming ...
... about this ruin on one of the YouTube videos I'd watched when I was rained in.
Gunboats and ferries had run the guns at Vicksburg to get south of the river and here they met Grants army and ferried them across the Mississippi. They landed here near the Windsor plantation. The army rested in the nearby corn fields before heading towards Port Gibson. The Windsor plantation has been given back to nature now. But ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking