Travel Blogs from Memphis
... had about 16 tables in it - all full. So outside we stood. It was a warm day so we applied sunscreen and Don even wandered off and bought some water to keep our hydration levels up. The numbers dwindled down after we had been waiting a good hour, but there were still larger groups then us waiting. We were all hungry, hot and bothered. Some dark clouds started to roll in which added a nice level of stickiness to the ...
... s which is a proper disco. Having a light up floor a la Saturday Night Fever and a disco ball. It was also an interesting experience since the bar sold 40 oz beers, had multple armed guards, had a man in a sequin suit DJing, and the air in the disco was a 50/50 mix of oxygen and fog machine fog. And after a total of two hours of sleep Saturday morning I'm on my way to NOLA.
Spent in Memphis: $450
Total Spent On Trip: $1600
Getting in around 10.00pm means you can't see much so it was good to get up and see properly. We were a short two minute walk from Graceland - Andrew was in his element and we had a fantastic day. His house/ranch is amazing - although no one is allowed upstairs (that was his private bit). There was a lot of memorabilia, clothes etc that was fantastic. Over 3 1/2 hours of looking, reading, listening all very impressive. Definitely a great place to go see. We reckon it had dropped ...
... with a reply from Elvis 'I don't know'. Sam made them start again, recorded this, sent it straight to Dewey Phillips at his Red, hot and blue radio station and played it over and over again, making Elvis's career sky rocket.
We got to play around with the microphone that all the legends including Elvis used at Sun studio which was fun.
Even if you're not a Elvis fan you should visit Graceland and Sun Studio's because ...
... not having food in the tent because of bears. Since then we have been mindful of coyotes, bob cats, mountain lions, tarantulas and scorpions. It appears we are back to being mindful about bears again. We've been told to lock away food as they do have unwanted visitors to the park, basically we are not home and dried just yet. Oh! forgot to mention we've come across a few black widow spiders in the process of putting up our tents. Nice! ...
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