Residence Inn by Marriott Birmingham Downtown at UAB
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... re going to see the Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark - "currently the only twentieth-century blast furnace in the U.S. being preserved and interpreted as an historic industrial site." (http://slossfurnaces.com/history/becom ing-sloss-furnaces-national-historic-la ndmark/). After the furnaces, we plan to head on home.
It's been an amazing time! We've learned a lot, seen a lot, driven a lot. Thank you, God, for this vacation!
... out. WiFi permitting, we'll try to upload a video we shot. As Lulu said, it's amazing to find musicians of this quality out on the streets for free--although we gave them tips and bought their latest CD from them.
Due to bad planning, we left with only five CDs in our six-CD player in the car. We try to listen to radio as much as possible, but, especially ...
... 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
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
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