SpringHill Suites Athens
Travel Blogs from Athens
... We were two miles from the Walmart when the wipers stopped working for some reason. And the rain was still coming down! Maggie exclaimed: "Oh no, not again!" Fortunately, they started again after one mile. Hopefully, they'll work all the way home Sunday as more rain is in the ...
... The Moon - It hadn't been the opener anyone was expecting!
We hadn't seen Truckers in over a year so we didn't really know what the show would be like following Neff's quitting just before New Year and Shonna's leaving in 2011 before being replaced with Matt Patton from The Dexateens... It felt weird to start with; incomplete almost, but the band more than made up for it.
The song Heathens was dedicated to the people who had traveled for the shows and ...
... lost a pillar of its musical community, and the world is always a darker person when one of the good ones is taken from it. The house band upstairs just got a little bit louder.
Everyone was understandably shocked, but we knew the show would go on, we spent the afternoon doing what we do best, drinking in Trappeze! Drive-By Truckers are all great people and knew that the show had to go on. So, we ended up in the 40 Watt with no real idea what ...
After landing at stupid o'clock British time yesterday, we arrived in Athens. A fun old journey was had in our brand new pimpin' drug dealin' white Jeep as we drove from Atlanta to the hallowed land of the 40 Watt.
Once we arrived at the hotel Ian and I unpacked while Dave parked the car... And he casually bumped into Cooley on his way out of the hotel. Yes, he was staying in our hotel and Dave practically choked on his tongue rather than say hi.... We were here to see DBT and ...
Show day started with a lie-in, much needed! We went to a place called Weaver D's for breakfast, this place's tagline gave ran album title to REM. You might well know it!
Famed for fried chicken, so of course they'd run out! BBQ chicken was an acceptable substitute, the woman in the servery seemed surprised at my only wanting one side option but best not to take what you can't finish! We kind of took the joint over!
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking