Lincoln Inn & Suites
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After breakfast, we drove into Jackson to the Mississippi Arts Center where the International Museum of Muslim Culture is housed. We walked in and browsed two art galleries of local artists' works in various mediums before hitting the Muslim museum. In the Muslim museum we first watched two movies before walking the exhibits. Saw a lot that I already knew from all of the students doing research on Islam and ...
We left New Orleans and along the way to Natchez we stopped at a McDonalds for a quick breakfast. It was good timing on our part. It had just begun to rain! It was mostly over by the time we returned to the car, and a few miles up the road we had run out of the rain. We experienced scattered storms throughout the day, but nothing that stopped us or made it miserable. But, we kept our umbrellas with us. Our first stop was in Baton Rouge ...
As a family tradition we always stop at the Mississippi Welcome Center for a break.
Jesse and Penelope got to check out the grass area and picnic tables.
Gabriel got to learn how to hookup the RV to the sewer system and clean out the poop.
Zahra and Gabriel tried to convince us to let them drive the RV. NOT!! Get in the Back!
... apart from some nice architecture and a few green spaces within the city. Nonetheless, we explored the city for a few hours before retiring to our hotel which had a swimming pool and cable TV!!
A bit broken from New Orleans we spent the late afternoon in the pool, warmed up a couple of microwave meals and watched some dodgy American films.... just what the doctor ordered!!
The next day we left Jackson for Clarksdale, home of the Delta Blues!
... were worried because the automated check-in system was asking for a visa to China! We called our friend, Tarah Sims, who had dropped us off the airport and asked if she could bring John's cell phone. After talking with the airline clerk, we were able to get past the visa issue because we were just traveling through the airport in China. Unfortunately, the flight was still delayed by several hours. Our flight, which was supposed to leave at 5:45 PM, ended up not leaving ...
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