Quality Inn Heber Springs
Travel Blogs from Heber Springs
... any more certainly in the areas we are visiting and it has taken a while to work out why.
We are crossing vast areas which would have been cowboy trails and transport routes across states. They would have needed to stop and refuel the people and horses at regular intervals.
When the railroad come through it stretched the gaps between stops and changed the centres of population and trading points.
Then the big roads came and now the interstate is ...
Left Memphis this morning, heading to Searcy yet again.
Had the best time ever in Memphis. Took a shot of the Heartbreak Hotel on our way out from the RV Park.
Will put some more Beale Street photos on this entry.
When we arrived back in Searcy, we noticed the old motorhome wasn't out in the selling yard.
Could it be true, has it sold!! Yay, it has! ...
... sells. Memorial Day in the US.
After setting up at the Graceland RV Park at Elvis Presley Boulevard in Memphis we caught the shuttle bus into the famous Beale Street. Watched the street entertainment and shared a table with a couple of nice fellas, Gene from Georgia and Chuck from Wyoming. Met 2 Aussies from East Gippsland, Victoria on the bus home.
Wendy feeling much better, no more pains.
... candle shop, a homemade soap shop, a blacksmith shop, a wood working shop, etc. The people demonstrating the crafts were dressed in period costumes and put on a good presentation showing us how people lived in the period between 1820 to 1920 in this area. One guy in the woodworking shop gave us a history lesson and explained how he ended up at Ozark Folk Center. He was quite chatty and explained how he is making very good money making tops (you know the kind that spin ...
... mess. Hopefully that won't keep people from coming to the shows.
We haven't worked out getting hot water yet, so John took a cold shower...and we think the battery that the electric is supposed to run off of is dead, so we'll have to get that taken care of at some point, but it's not a huge deal when we can plug in while with the circus or at an RV park (or when we can use the generator). The continual rain today showed us a few minor places we needed to caulk and with ...