Travel Blogs from Memphis
... Between lunch and dinner, we shopped and bought me another pair of western boots that have been sent home, and we stopped at a music bar (not sure which, there are so many of them, and they all have live music, always). We had a few to drink, and really needed dinner, hence Demo's.
We had a slower start the following day. We took a shuttle to downtown after walking through the markets. As we ...
... are about 80 people completing 50 guitars every day. The guitars we saw in the retail store ranged in price from $199 to more than $5000. They are works of art.
Then it was time for lunch. We wanted to sample Tennessee barbecue before we left the state and a tour guide told us the best ribs were at the Blues City Café on Beale Street. So I read up on it and saw that the restaurant was featured on ‘A Taste of ...
... being understood! Many think we're from Australia, several think somewhere else in the US and last night we were definitely from Michigan....but no one yet has thought we were English without us telling them! And trying to explain Yorkshire is proving tough...we just give in now and when we hear the words 'Oh near Manchester,' we're replying 'Yeah just round the corner.' However, have to say that despite the language barrier (even though we all speak ...
... to a band called Sonny Mac and the Mac 3's. Sonny is small of stature but big on performance. It's good rocking blues, and he and Max connect, as Max seems to do with a number of these blues men. Next thing Max is up playing with them, both on keys and then on guitar. It's so cool watching this tall skinny white boy from some far off land raise a smile from real blues musos. There is also ...
... it goes on and on.
We should have never taken Zach to the Graceland house after his big night before, one of us should have taken him back to the RV for a sleep but we didn't...we paid big time for that. Zach had a massive meltdown in Graceland itself and Chris had to take him back to the RV screaming all the way. I kept trying to find them going from room to room but couldn't and so eventually checked my phone and saw the SOS text message from Chris so ...
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