SpringHill Suites Memphis East / Galleria
Travel Blogs from Memphis
... This time I had the steak with southern potato and Dave had the chicken. I had the Key Lime pie again for dessert and Dave had the Mississippi mud cake again. Instead of a glass of wine, we order a bottle as it was so nice the night before. After dinner we spent some time on the banks of the Mississippi and watched the sun set and then went for a little walk through Harbor Town and listened to some live music in a street party ...
... that we just pushed the numbers on the walls in the different rooms and listened as a recording told us about what we were looking at that particular moment. The house was last redecorated right before he died, so the 70's motif is what you see in the home. Imagine shag carpets on the floors, walls, and even ceilings in some rooms and dark paneling in the kitchen and back family room and basement. The house is not a mansion by any sense of today's standards. ...
... dressed up in their best cowgirl outfits. One of these groups asked Fred & I to escort them across the road. " No problems Mam, glad to help out." said Fred in his best country drawl. Nashville is definitely worth a visit. My only disappointment was not getting a glimpse of the famous Grand Opry.
25/8/13 Virginia - Wytheville RV Park
Ever since Mississippi the countryside has been green, and as we crossed the ...
... as somewhere we'd rush back to to be honest. The Gibson tour was one of life's must do's for a guitar head like me and it was great. Graceland was a stunning and somewhat poignant reminder of Elvis that is definitely worth the visit alone, even for two people that aren't even in to his music like us. Beale though looked a bit downtrodden and really only comes alive at night. We've just come back from there after eating at the Pig bbq place and it's a fun street of neon, music, ...
... the sheer presence of it has the negative effect of making you feel a bit overwhelmed instead. I shall consider what I saw from the window of my plane my trip to Texas for this particular journey.
Now Memphis airport is whole other story, everyone smiles and wishes you a good day, that's better. And if that's not enough there's pictures of Elvis and BB King at the baggage carousel giving you a little hint of what's in store. I like ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking