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Memphis, Tennessee

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River Town, Music Town, Fun Town – That’s Memphis! Part 2

Story and photos by Betsy Marvin
We sit gazing at the opulent lobby of the Peabody, “the city’s living room,” waiting to grab a cab for the airport. Back in 1935, David Cohn in God Shakes Creation described the space:…

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If You Go – Memphis, Tennessee

How2GetAround
Public transportation in Memphis includes buses and trolleys. To get out to Graceland, Sun Studios offers a free shuttle from the studio or from the Rock’n’Soul Museum. Taxis are also available.
www.matatransit.com
Where2Stay
The Peabody Hotel
149 Union Avenue…

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River Town, Music Town, Fun Town – That’s Memphis! Part 1

Story and photos by Betsy Marvin
Big fans of the historic hotels of America, we’d long wanted to see the storied Hotel Peabody, and a winning bid for two nights there, in the annual (May) National Trust online auction fundraiser,…

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