West Memphis Travelodge
Travel Blogs from West Memphis
We had the most wonderful day! Just another beautiful, warm, sunny day. We decided to get started on the Graceland Tour at 9:00 am. If you are an Elvis fan, then you will love it. A shuttle takes you across the street to the mansion which includes a tour of the home, all of his awards and winning albums, and of course, his famous costumes (jumpsuits). It wrapped up at his Memorial Garden where he, his Mom and Dad and paternal grandma ...
... super seedy part of town, and we like animals more than we like Elvis. With that dilemma solved we both showered, gave up on the free breakfast of naked pancakes or watery oats, and set off down Cooper Street towards the zoo (and hopefully a coffee shop for some breakfast).
Before long we came to Otherworld Coffee & Exotic Gifts (I’m not sure any of the gifts were actually exotic, just weird) and ordered a couple of mocha frappuccinos ...
... us around while we're parked here make me thankful that we have the weight of a big deisel engine to hold us down - I wouldn't want to be in a trailer or fifth wheel!
We've enjoyed watching the many big tows moving up and down the Mississippi - looks like quite a fight to make some of these turns ...
... Things to see and do in Memphis:
1) Sun Records: In the history of rock 'n roll music, there's few places more revered than little Sun Studios. It was here that visionary producer, Sam Phillips, discovered and recorded some of the finest Rock n Roll, country, and blues talent ever. In 1952 the Sun label released Jackie ...
... often divergent things. What it takes is a true commitment to sacrifice- ramen, hot days, and dark abodes. In the end, I hope it's worth it. It will be worth it.
We are going to spend three weeks in Aticama, Mexico. It's a little town about an hour and a half from Puerto Vallarta. We expect lazy days, beach days, ...
Other places to stay in West Memphis
210 West Service Road, West Memphis | 3 star motelfrom $41
901 Martin Luther King Jr. Dr, West Memphis | 1 star motelfrom $39
2501 South Service Road, West Memphis | 1 star motelfrom $40
3700 Service Road Loop, West Memphis | Motelfrom $44