The Radisson Hotel at Opryland
... apparently it is famous, and there at 11am people dancing, drinking and singing to live music. It was very lively but I hadn't even had breakfast yet let alone drinking at 11am! We went and found a 'southern food diner' so I could try this thing they called, fried green tomatoes, biscuits and gravy etc. I walked up to the counter and they asked in a very southern accent. 'What meat???' I was like erm beef? Then you had a choice of, macaroni cheese or ...
... called Valentino's Ristorante for dinner. Cameron was playing in the Easter Bowl doubles final and his coach, Dave, was texting us live scores. Because of the tennis match, Eric wanted a table by itself. The host directed us to a piano bar up a flight of stairs from the main restaurant. We had the whole upstairs to ourselves - Perfect!! We had a delicious pasta with seafood for dinner while getting the live text ...6 photos
... the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum to do the tour there. This was really interesting too and they have great displays of old memorabilia including Elvis's gold Cadillac... Hmmm a theme is starting to emerge here, I think Graceland is starting to get close as we head to Memphis tomorrow ;) We finish at the museum and outside it is raining so we decide to make a run for the bus stop. Deb and Shan stay back and have coffee. We head off and ...
... roasted marshmallows for s’mores. This would have been loads of fun if not for the fact that it was about 97 degrees (that number shows up in Tennessee, too) and the mosquitos and other bugs were ignoring the Cutters. The good news is that the Cutters that I sprayed on my hands rubbed off on my s’mores and added a very unique flavor. Why do I think that’s good ..., 16 photos
... of them, there's nothing wrong with them, but there's also nothing right with them. They are exactly like semolina porridge. He likes his with butter. I'm not sure about that, I remember as a child having it with lots of brown sugar and milk, but not too much milk as you don't want to thin it out and make it last too long :) Tonight it was fried chicken followed by peach cobbler. Much better than the grits. If Memphis is the birthplace of rock and ...
When was the opryland hotel built.
The Opryland Hotel, a large resort-style hotel, was built in 1977.
HOW MANY ACRES IS OPRYLAND HOTEL?
It has more than 600,000 square feet of meeting area!