Days Inn - Birmingham
Travel Blogs from Birmingham
... was on the roundabout and b. no one really knows how to use them so I could have been confused for a local. I've since become rather used to driving this way and coming home will take some readjusting. Working in feet and inches has been a significant learning curve that has pushed my brain to work a little ********* the math side. I have worked out that not converting between metric and imperial is the answer and working with imperial measurements (despite my ...
It wasn't the most exciting of rides we have done, although the roads were pretty good. We took an unintended detour due to the GPS and a missed turn so travelled from Missisippi; Florida; back to Mississippi and into Alabama today. The ride was broken up with refuelling; drinks and back on the bike.
We did stop in Chunky River Harley Davidson in Meridan on the way.
Got into our hotel and were greeted ...
-Rainer Maria Rilke
Book of Images
And you wait. You wait for the one thing
that will change your life,
make it more than it is--
something wonderful, exceptional,
stones awakening, depths opening to you.
In the dusky bookstalls
... immigrant engineer. It was laid out with entertaining as a big feature of the house, where the lady and the gentleman of the house could entertain guests separately, along with a large dining room for formal dinners.
After the guided tour, we took a self guided tour through the rest of the place, seeing many of the different styles of houses prominent in the settlement of Alabama, from one bedroom shotgun houses, through dog-trots ...
On our way to Nashville we decided to stop over at the Oak Mountain State Park to camp. It was a beautiful park with lakes, forests, golf courses and horse riding. A lovely break from the city nightlife. At night Fi was excited to see her first fireflies, but not so excited to see the ...