Travel Blogs from Memphis
... motel for 15 years but was evicted in a bod to 'clean' the area up. They have built a big museum based on civil rights and in honour of MLK. This lady is protesting the way they have handled his memory and what he signified. The rich get richer from the tourism it has brought yet the people and change he was fighting for is yet to get the attention and support it deserves. All the money spent on the museum and preserving Lorraine motel could have helped all ...
... the card and can’t get it reissued. Lucky I have a bank card to the same account. It was such a drama.
We got into Memphis that evening, both feeling exhausted, frustrated and a little violated. We checked into a motel and forced ourselves to walk to Beale Street for some music and beer at BB King’s Blues Club. I was quite delicate – was a bit upset still and got really nervous about our personal security. Not a great night but could have been ...
... of blues, soul and rock & roll. It's panders now to tourists happy to hear a few tired blues songs mixed in with some 50's and 60's rock and roll, bit of Motown, RnB, and classic rock thrown in to keep the drunken masses sated. Nothing authentic here.
Sun Studio and Stax Records, on the other hand, were all I had hoped they would be. Full of friendly, rockin' and soulful ghosts from the incredibly rich musical history that happened within those two ...
Its 8am Monday in the Greyhound station of Memphis and the sun is starting to warm up already. I can't really believe we've been, seen and are now leaving one of the friendliest cities I've ever come across. Saying that though, we did get a taste of our first less than welcoming heckles as we strolled down Main Street on Saturday evening - Jess was looking gorgeous in hot pants and a vest but a car of locals seemed to take offence as they shouted out ...
News Flash - Last night about midnight on Bourbon St a man was shot and stabbed, the group we were suppose to meet up with saw the victim being attended to by police and paramedics when they left the club to come home. I knew it felt a bit dodgy.
Today's journey will take us to Memphis, the home of Elvis Presley. We had a pit stop at the Mississippi visitors centre where a lovely lady called Annie gave us coffee, maps of America and some ...
Other places to stay in Memphis
Downtown Medical Center, Memphis | 4 star hotelfrom $224
- Pass it up
- Not What I expected
- Memorable Memphis
5069 Sanderlin Avenue, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $97
- Great Hotel, Great location
- Loved my stay at this great hotel
- Good for business travelers who don't take workout seriously
Downtown Medical Center, Memphis | 4 star hotelfrom $206
- Modern Luxury in Memphis
- "Not terribly impressed; OK but not great."
- Worth Every Dollar Spent
Richwood Home Owners Association, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $99
939 Ridge Lake Boulevard, Memphis | 4 star hotelfrom $104
- Great hotel!
- Nice place!
- Excellent experience
Southeast Memphis Betterment Association, Memphis | 4 star hotelfrom $90
- Everything I expected
- The Best!!!!!!!!!!!!!
- Great time!
Handy Holiday Community Club, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $59
Midtown, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $183
- Great location, great rate, great staff
- Best part of our trip
- Central location, WiFi rulez!
Downtown Medical Center, Memphis | 4 star hotelfrom $136
- Great place to be
- Memphis Marriott-Downtown
- Terrific Staff. Great Hotel
5795 Poplar Ave., Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $149
Downtown Medical Center, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $135
Mc Kellar - Whitehaven-Levi PD, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $96
1022 S Shady Grove Rd, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $172
- Great accommodation - a little distance from tourist attractions though
- Good Hotel
- Two Thumbs Up!!
Downtown Medical Center, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $151
- Oh dear what a mistake!
- Rib City
- Bad Service, Hotel Noisy
Balmoral Residents Association, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $51
5877 Poplar Ave, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $96
- Stay Here!
- Park Place is my Place in Memphis
- A great find! A clean hotel that's worth the price. A
Walnut Grove - Shelby Farms PD, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $79
- Decent Stay at Affordable Rate
- New owners and convenient to everything in Memphis
- Horrible hotel
Walnut Grove - Shelby Farms PD, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $143
Downtown Medical Center, Memphis | 4 star hotelfrom $221
- # 1 hotel in Memphis
- What's the big deal?
- Won't stay anywhere else in Memphis
1236 Primacy Parkway, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $97
- Wonderful hotel
- Great Stay
- An easy night in a pleasant hotel
Midtown, Memphis | 3 star hotel
- Worst Experience ever!
- Clean rooms, great price
New Pathways, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $106
6500 Poplar Ave., Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $65
Quince - Oakhaven-Parkway PD, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $94
Downtown Medical Center, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $195
- Really good for a Hampton
- Great location but walls a little thin
- Good location
6015 Park Avenue, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $132