The Big Trip - Documenting The Drive!!!



Day 2 - Sunday, April 30, 2017

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Traveling from Olive Branch, MS, tro Huntsville, AL
Staying at the Dogwood Manor BnB
On the road, thought the rain was behind us, stopped here for some gas and food; thought the name was appropriate.
Huntsville Music Hall of Fame. was not open. Oh, well. What kind of museum is not open on Sunday???
Every time we stop i do this. Pull some baby wipes out of the trunk and try to get the bugs off the nose.
Mexican restuarant. Love it!
Welcome to Muscle Shoals. Have always wanted to come here to see the recording studios.
This is clearly an original McDonald's building, still preserved.
This is the original building of Fame Studio
This is the second location of the Fame Studio, home of the swampers
This is a Frank Lloyd Wright house, the Rosenbaum House.
Car is still looking good.
This was one of his Usonian houses, supposedly affordable.
If you find out what it really cost, however, it was not so affordable.
Low, flat building with low, flat, leaky roof
Kind of a difficult transition here - went to the Huntsville Space Museum
I like this - a monument to our fighting soldiers.
These rockets are big!!!
More rockets
This is the lunar lander, in situ
inside the museum. pretty impressive and BIG!
Like this - Blackhawk, under restoration.
here we are in front of tonights B n B
Went here for dinner. Had crab cakes on fried green tomatoes; a lovely dark beer plus a Basil Hayden's Bourbon. Good stuff!
The place has - are you ready for this? A Piano Bar!!!!
 
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