Thursday, January 23, 2014

Oh, the PLACES I’ve been! #40 - Memphis

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Memphis is a great little city.

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Best known for the home of BB King and…

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It’s an interesting city of contrasts.

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The old trolleys still run…

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…along with new construction.

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There’s the fabled glitz and glam…

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…of Beale Street.

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And the glory…

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…of the Mississippi.

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Can’t wait to see where you’ve been!

- The Tablescaper


Mary @ The World Is A Book said...

Memphis looks like a wonderful city to explore. Who wouldn't want to spot Elvis around town? I haven't been yet but cities by the Mississippi have always fascinated me. I hear the BBQ is great too :)

Babs R said...

I haven't been to Memphis in DECADES! Thanks for the tour. Gosh, I missed a lot back then. Thanks for hosting, too.

Jill Harrison said...

Memphis looks like an interesting city - I have heard of of course, but shall probably never see - so thanks for taking us there.
Thanks for hosting - Oh the Places I've Been - always fun to hook up with.
Have a great weekend.

Bonnie said...

Recently we drove through Memphis on our way from Texas visiting our children. As we approached the brigee and viewed the Skyline of the city I couldn't get my camera out and focused before I missed the shot. It was a beautiful picture but I missed it. The bridge is quite noteworthy.

Hope to really visit the city one day.

I love this party.

The French Hutch said...

I haven't been to Memphis is a very long time. Seeing all your photos makes me want to go. A beautiful city. Thanks for the tour. Thanks for hosting this wonderful party.


Sarah said...

It's been years since I last visited Memphis. Fun to see your photos. I think Mud Island is one of my favorite sights in Memphis.

Heather{Our Life In a Click} said...

Memphis looks like so much fun! Thanks for sharing and hosting!

diane b said...

Great to see shots of Memphis. We are going there at the end of the year.Now I know what to expect.

Laurie Ritchey said...

Alma, you got some great pix of the city. I've always had trouble getting a good shot of Beale Street, but you did it. Fun to see familiar places on your Places I've Been. laurie

Michele {Malaysian Meanders} said...

I've always wanted to visit Memphis and have no idea what it looks like. Thanks for the photo tour.