Holiday USA – Day 9

Stayed in Memphis today. Obviously Graceland was top of the agenda and is a few meters away from the Heartbreak Hotel where we are staying.

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Started with Elvis’ house

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It started raining cats and dogs by then but we carried on to the cars exhibit

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by then the rain was so bad, I had to hide under the wing of the Lisa Marie

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Made it inside the plane as well. Must have been quite a nice way to travel.

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Back to the hotel, quick change of clothes and drove downtown to have a look around.

Started with the legendary Peabody hotel with the elks running around inside the lobby.

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Found the well known Beale Street

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where lunch was had at Rum Boogie Cafe

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War back into town in the evening. There was a bike show on Beale Street which gave is a lot of atmosphere.

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Went to Silky O’Sullivan’s Irish pub for pre-dinner drinks.

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and finished the evening in BB King’s Blues Club for a sot of dinner and excellent music.

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