Travel Blogs from Memphis
... but it had an old timey feel to it that I liked. 1930. Walked to Charles Vergos Rendezvous to get our BBQ on. We got ribs & pulled pork. I had ordered sweet tea but somehow it ended up being a pitcher of their local beer, Ghost River. The waiter was a man name Robert Jr & he had worked there since he was 15. He was now 48. He was amazing & awesome to talk to. He only charged us for a glass of ...
... instruments). Drove out to Elvis Presley Boulevard past Graceland and found a Walmart where Dave bought wrangler jeans. To finish the day we went to Rendezvous for ribs. Very disappointing and shocking service. Found a bar called the Brass Door for a nightcap. Met the manager, Dave from Workington, Cumbria who is a Phd in medicinal chemistry. Good recommendation to visit the Arcade for breakfast next ...
... people that work on these grounds you can see why it is the number 1 tourist attraction in Memphis.
Tuesday, June 18 – Graceland RV Park and Campground, Memphis, TN
This campground is right next to Graceland the home of Elvis Presley on Elvis Presley Blvd. It is easy to get to but you turn on Lonely Lane the street before the turn for general parking into Graceland. It cost us $35 with tax for a water & electric ...
... cotton with his parents. When he was 16 his family was traveling through Memphis on their way to see a preacher in Dallas and he slipped off to Beale Street and fell in love. In the 40s he worked as a DJ at WLAY in Muscle Shoals where both black and white music was being played. He worked at another station as an announcer and sound engineer.
He went back to Memphis and in 1950 ...
... in our carpark again so we could go to the Memphis Rock & Soul Museum, which is just off Beale St, they had the same system of a self guided tour with audio headsets. Could have spent hours in here but had other things we wanted to do. We walked back up to where the trolley cars leave from & did the Riverside loop. Normally it only costs $3.50 for an all day ticket but it was our lucky day, the machine ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking
- Pets allowed