Tennessee Travel Articles

 
7 Things to Do in Nashville, Tennessee
7 Things to Do in Nashville, Tennessee For the entire world, Nashville is the “Country Music Capital of the World”. The capital of Tennessee is, however, much more than that.
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Pardon Me Boys – Pardon Me Boys – Is This REALLY Little Old Chattanooga? – Chattanooga, Tennessee
Pardon Me Boys – Pardon Me Boys – Is This REALLY Little Old Chattanooga? – Chattanooga, Tennessee Neilia Sherman would have disappointed if she had gone all the way to Chattanooga and not seen the famed "Choo Choo Train", but was surprised and pleased to find a number of other attractions as well.
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Immortality at Schwab’s On Beale Street – Memphis, Tennessee
One would think that the most memorable event on a
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Four Wheels Spinning: Taking Care of Business – Memphis, Tennessee
Taking Care of Business September 21, 2001 “For reasons I can’t understand there’s some part of me that wants to go to Graceland.” – Paul Simon One of the things that is both a blessing and a curse in America is that everything here is oversized. American houses are big, American cars are big, and […]
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Long live the King (in Memphis) – Memphis, Tennessee
In early August, during the week that commemorates
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Chris’s Virtual Vacations – Gatlinburg, TN: Day Two
Chris’s Virtual Vacations – Gatlinburg, TN: Day Two Day Two – The Adventure Continues 1:15pm: Lunch at Atrium Pancakes and On To Mountain Mall We slept in Friday morning and then had a breakfast of Pop Tarts, orange juice, and coffee. I then spent the next four hours creating my Day One travelogue, while Anna alternately read, watched TV, and napped, never once […]
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Chris’s Virtual Vacations – Gatlinburg, TN: Day Three
Chris’s Virtual Vacations – Gatlinburg, TN: Day Three Day Three – Above Gatlinburg 10:00am: Breakfast at the Copper Kettle Pancake House We started our third day with breakfast at the Copper Kettle Pancake House, one of approximately a thousand restaurants in Gatlinburg with the word “pancake” in its name. We both had the Mountain Breakfast, which includes eggs any way you like them […]
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Chris’s Virtual Vacations – Gatlinburg, TN: Day One
Chris’s Virtual Vacations – Gatlinburg, TN: Day One Day One – The Adventure Begins A Little Background on Gatlinburg Gatlinburg, Tennessee is a veritable Mecca for tourist attraction aficionados like me; I’ve been dying to come here for a couple of years now. How could I resist the pull of a place that can boast such disparate sites as the Ripley’s Believe It […]
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Chris’s Virtual Vacations – Chattanooga, TN
Chris’s Virtual Vacations – Chattanooga, TN May 27, 2000 – A One Day Visit 10:30am: Rock City Gardens Rock City Gardens is one of my favorite tourist attractions in the world. In fact, I had visited Rock City about five times in the last two years before our Memorial Day weekend visit; as you can imagine, I’m pretty familiar with the […]
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