Red Roof Inn - Jackson
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... his nemesis. While in the D.C. Park we walked a small part of the Trail of Tears on which the Cherokees were forced to migrate from their ancestral homes in TN to Oklahoma in 1837. Jackson instigated that and Crockett opposed him. After losing an election for congress due to this issue he famously told his constituents that "you can all go to hell and I'm going to Texas." We went to Mississippi. While on the ...
2-22-2014 Jackson, MS LeFleur’s Bluff SP and Natchez Trace Parkway
LeFleur’s Bluff SP is in a great location just a bit NE of *********** MS 55 -a good location for us to hop on the Natchez Trace Parkway from New Orleans.
We were wowed by the first rest area entering MS via MS 55N (best we have seen in our travels). It was meticulously maintained and warmly decorated. How ...
We left NLR about 9:30ish am. We drove towards Brinkley and Helena into Mississippi. We then made our way down to Canton, MS where we got onto the Natchez trace Parkway to drive on it a bit. It was a nice drive, but a little crowded around Jackson, MS. We spent the night at Clinton, ...
Today kicked off our first and very experimental 2014 AUMTS Seminary Caravan. Much of this endeavor is experiment and given that, our first stop at Millsaps College in Jackson, MS, things seemed to have worked out well. The only person that couldn’t make it was Kevin from Drew (death in the family) but he should be joining us in a couple of days. As for the event tonight, every thing worked fairly well. There were only about 10 students ...
... Since there is no major city at this point in the river, we didn’t see any working docks or riverboats today. But there is no doubt they pass here regularly on their way to New Orleans or up to St Louis, perhaps.
We arrived in Jackson, MS around 4 PM and took a tour of the city and the capitol. It seems that there are two capitol buildings…the new one and the old one. We were not aware of this. We did drive around the complex and I took photos ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed