Travel Blogs from Memphis
... back around and went back to the diner on the corner where we picked him up and where his other crackhead friends were. The diner was open at least so I wasn't too worried. We stood in the doorway and I got my keys in my hand and waited until the crackheads were a little distracted, then Tyler and I tore off running to the car. I almost got to use my bear spray tonight.
However, the best part is that we are in a ...
... feel to it, maybe it's all the tourists wearing cowboy boots and hats or possibly all the hype around it. Beale street, although also quite touristy, has a much more varied scene.
Due I'm sure in some part to the festival, the street was packed. It was like a big friendly street party and everything that the actual food festival was not. The plan was originally to crawl down the strip, hitting as many bars as possible, however, in part due to cover charge at every single one, ...
... bus service is just as ****, if not worse, then the trains. The bus stop is simply a sign on a post - no timetable, not even a bus number, nothing. So after waiting over an hour we decided to start walking. After about half an hour we decided to stop for some food and the moment we sat down to eat, there goes the bus...and another one. Typical. We eventually made it to sun studios where we did ...
... but what an amazing time we have had so far and still more to come. Graceland tomorrow - another life long dream about to come true! — with Dave ...
Its 8am Monday in the Greyhound station of Memphis and the sun is starting to warm up already. I can't really believe we've been, seen and are now leaving one of the friendliest cities I've ever come across. Saying that though, we did get a taste of our first less than welcoming heckles as we strolled down Main Street on Saturday evening - Jess was looking gorgeous in hot pants and a vest but a car of locals seemed to take offence as they shouted out ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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