Travel Blogs from Birmingham
Oops! Wrong Vulcan!
Tomorrow we arrive in Atlanta (Lord willing!), so today we had a leisurely morning and didn't leave Jackson, MS, until after 11am. We drove to Birmingham, checked into our hotel (very nice - more frequent hotel points from Dan's Lockheed days), then drove up to Vulcan Park. It was very interesting; I'd never heard of the statue Vulcan in Birmingham before, but then, I've never been in Birmingham before (other ...
... the pool, his confidence his growing, his strokes are getting better. While Milo is practicing, Mark has been bringing Noah into the swimming pool. A few weeks ago, he started as a scared little puppy that had to cling to Mark constantly. Tonight, however, he proudly showed Lulu he can float, tread water while holding his hands above water, jump in the pool into Mark's ...
... tunnels and explored through pitch black underground areas. All the machinery is still there and relatively intact.
It was eerie to sit back and imagine what life might have been like for workers here at the turn of the century when this place was in full production. Working in 90+ degrees outside and adding to that the ...
Just passing through, so we didn't have to drive too much the next day. Plus better & cheaper hotel since it's in a smaller city. Took forever to drive here, roads were pitch-black & windy as we went around mountains and through parks. Staff was helpful and ...
... brochures and snapped a few photos of some magnolias. Wonderfully sweet smell similar to a gardenia.
We got off the road in Meridan to look for The Dentzel Carousel built in 1904 for the St Louis Expedition & Carousel House. http://www.meridianms.org/index.cfm/cit y-departments/parks-recreation/dentzel- carousel/ Carved from poplar and basswood the detail is amazing. Meridain purchased the ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking
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TravelPod Member ReviewsQuality Inn Birmingham
Staff was very friendly and helpful. Room was clean and as we had requested.
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