Port City Inn

1520 Matzenger Drive, Mobile, Alabama, 36605, United States | Motel
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Day 8: LA to AL

A travel blog entry by jenn.hess.9

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... combined with the already horrible humidity makes for some pretty $&@? visibility. We pulled up to the auto parts store and got an interesting smile from the gal (Marie) standing in front. Maybe because there was a monsoon going on and we were the only people looking around at the intersection with no wipers. When we finally found a place to pull over nearby, I ripped the valance off of the truck and took a look. BAD BUSHINGS! I walked into the parts store ...

'Bama Breeze

A travel blog entry by jblackert

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"Big wheels keep on turning
Carry me home to see my kin
Singing songs about the Southland..."

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It would only be two and a half hours later until we reached the outskirts of Mobile, Alabama. The roads traveled were again preciously paved as we passed through some summer tourist attractions, for ...

Forth to the Fourth Fort

A travel blog entry by cphenly

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... black battery added later. Both went through the increasingly larger guns up to the "disappearing" guns that pop up from behind the concrete barrier to fire and then drop back down so that ships can't see them. These guns fire 1000-pound shot which has a range of 8 miles.

After spending the morning at Fort Morgan, we took a ferry across the bay to Fort Gaines, which is about the same size as Morgan, but which is in MUCH ...

USS Drum SS 228 Submarine

A travel blog entry by mga60tw

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We also saw the USS Drum SS 228 submarine today. It is on the same site as the USS Alabama and it is cool to get on a sub. The USS Drum SS 228 sank 15 Japanese ships during it's service. The sub is 311 ft long, 27 feet wide and could stay submerged for 24 hours at 2 knots. It had a crew of 72 men and carried 94,400 gallons of diesel. Boy, I could use some of that fuel on this ...

USS Alabama visit

A travel blog entry by mga60tw

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... 42,500 tons. Suzanne and I were very surprised that we could see so much of the ship and you take a self tour so you go at your own pace. We got our exercise in today as you go up and down a lot of stairs.

If you are ever in the Mobile area make sure you stop and see the USS Alabama. It was a great day!
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Location

This motel, located on 1520 Matzenger Drive, Mobile, is near Mardi Gras, Mobile Carnival Museum, Dauphin Street, and Oakleigh House.
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