Holiday Inn Vicksburg
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... snake jewellery etc. The bathroom door handle was antlers and it was very southern. We met the chef who was putting together a fabulous sounding dinner menu for the evening but we were heading on.
Yes, Wendy - even the Carlton scarf got an airing too.
Another 90km on, we arrived at the hotel - hot, tired and ready for a shower, cool drink and time to relax. Tomorrow, it's down to New Orleans for a couple of ...
Hey, another trip down America's history and the Vicksburg story of siege, hardship and bravery. Loved our stay in Little Rock but let's get down the road toward home. On the way, Vicksburg is a great story in the struggle between the states.
Vicksburg sits on a high bluff overlooking the Mississippi River and as a result of the fall of New Orleans port ...
Thursday, June 27, 2013 The sun was out today and a heat advisory was in effect. With the humidity the index was 105. They had the longest run today... it wound back and forth across the state lines and zigzagged covering a lot of miles.
Jim and my route was a straight shot down I-55 to Jackson, MS and straight over to Vicksburg MS and it was 270 miles. As we headed down south, along ...
... Around midnight the sky lit up as the Southern forces used the cannons from the overlook to attack the ships. Since the North had breached supplies through a critical point, they began the final bloody battles. The North still in the lowlands, but now with supplies held a 47 day siege of the perimeter of Vicksburg. The South in Vicksburg finally surrendering on July 4.
The park consisted of a drive ...
Another short day, so more than enough
time for me to write. We started promptly at 6:01 am when Hans
knocked on my tent informing me to get up or else. I then took down
my tent and packed up my gear and ate my oatmeal. I then had to wait
for the guys to also accomplish all of this. Then we headed out for
our first 15 miles of the day.
It was still reasonably chilly and a
bit downhill so the miles flew by. ...
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