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RailTrailsRoadTrip 2018 – Days 17 to 20 [Eating out in Memphis – Continued]

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As I mentioned quite frequently in my last postings, I want to do a separate one, like a summary, of our dinners in Memphis. I really needed to show and tell you about our other ventures in Memphis first, of … Continue reading

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RailTrailsRoadTrip 2018 – Day 20 [Graceland]

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On this, our last day in Memphis, we had decided to see Graceland, Elvis Presley’s former mansion and property, now a multi-million dollar enterprise. I must come out here as not a real Elvis fan – I hope nobody holds … Continue reading

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RailTrailsRoadTrip 2018 – Day 19 [Memphis/TN: The Pyramid]

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After visiting the music studios we drove – as I already wrote in my previous post – to The Pyramid, as it’s referred to by the locals, a landmark visible from various directions and from far away, … RailTrailsRoadTrip 2018 … Continue reading

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RailTrailsRoadTrip 2018 – Day 19 [Memphis/TN – The Music Scene]

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For that day, June 3, 2018, we had planned to do something that, in addition to visiting Graceland [which we did on our last day in Memphis], Mary had really wanted to, i.e. visit some of the famous music studios/museums … Continue reading

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RailTrailsRoadTrip 2018 – Day 18 [Bicycling in Memphis/TN]

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On this, our first full day in Memphis, we had planned to tick off our 10+ miles of bicycling in Tennessee. We had decided on the Wolf River Greenway, … RailTrailsRoadTrip 2018 – Tag 18 [Radeln in Memphis/Tennessee] An diesem, … Continue reading

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RailTrailsRoadTrip 2018 – Day 17 [Louisville/KY to Memphis/TN]

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Well, our days “On the Banks of the Ohio” – as the popular song goes – had come to an end, and it was time to get on the move again, to our last destination on that trip, Memphis/TN. At … Continue reading

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RailTrailsRoadTrip 2018 – Day 16 [Big Four Bridge and Falls of the Ohio: Background Information]

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RailTrailsRoadTrip 2018 – Tag 16 [Big Four Bridge und Falls of the Ohio: Hintergrundinformation] The Big-Four Bridge is a truss bridge with six spans which connects Louisville/KY with Jeffersonville on the other side of the Ohio in Indiana. Die Big-Four … Continue reading

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RailTrailsRoadTrip 2018 – Day 16 [Our Ten+ Miles in Indiana (Jeffersonville)]

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As you, dear readers of my blog, meanwhile certainly know, it is Mary’s goal and mine to bicycle at least 10+ miles in every state of the US, and that’s why our choice for Kentucky was Louisville: here it just … Continue reading

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RailTrailsRoadTrip 2018 – Day 15 [Bicycling (Part of) the Louisville Loop]

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In the morning, we had a nice breakfast in our apartment, and then drove around Louisville a little, to get a feeling of the layout of the city, especially the parking lots along the Ohio, from where we later wanted … Continue reading

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RailTrailsRoadTrip 2018 – Day 15 [The “Vue at 3rd Street” and Eating out on “4th Street Live”]

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It’s been really a long, long time – too long a time actually – since I last wrote about that roadtrip, but now I’ve finally gotten around to writing more. Here we go: RailTrailsRoadTrip 2018 – Tag 15 [Das “Vue … Continue reading