Comfort Suites Airport
Travel Blogs from Nashville
We went to the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. It was huge. Spent a few hours there. Can't believe how much we are getting into country music - we've even made a playlist!
We went to a few honky tonks for drinks and then dinner. Much busier today (being a Friday). We had tickets in the evening to the Grand Ole Opry, a long running live radio show featuring country artists on Friday and Saturday ...
... would do and headed to the bar! Two wines, two beers, several chats with people and some dinner the temperature has dropped outside and the rain arrived. Fortunately that was it, our first tornado warning, and it was fine. Despite this i'm going to tell my mum just yet, she gets worried and we are staying in some areas which are mush worse than this so I'll keep it quiet until I'm home safe. Possibly wait until I see her in person so she can see I'm ...
... think of and you've got yourself a lyric in this town!). Broadway is loud, proud and downright competitive.....every bar is promising to have THE latest new act in town, every venue striving for the prettiest bar tenders and friendliest service, every boot shop offering more free pairs than its neighbour. There's static tension in the air and you feel the place could self-combust from it's own momentum of everything trying to get one up on every thing else....but ...
... on a mini-mountain outside Bellevue.
Hattie B's (best hot chicken in the land..scratch that, the world)
I'm just going to transcribe the conversation between myself and the respectable employees of this fine establishment.
Me: So how hot is the "Shut the Cluck Up" hot chicken?
The Entire Kitchen (and some customers): "Oh Really? OK, this kid wants to die today alright! Wooooo!"
(Enter Miss Hattie B ...
... all drowning in the flood of neon lights. As one may imagine, I was walking around mouth open, arms out, totally in awe of the place, I just loved it. Many people may think of it as seriously tacky but I could see past all the tackiness given Nashville's history and the way all the musicians are keeping old traditions alive, faithfully covering the country's best country music while at the same time presenting their own original music for us all to sample.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center