Top Reasons Why Memphis Stands Out Amongst Other Tennessee Citiesby Pinky Tyagi Blogger & Writter
Memphis located along the Mississippi River in the south-western corner of the state is the largest city in Tennessee. Renowned for its music and history, it is a well-established city. Regarded as the industrial centre of western Tennessee, Memphis also emerges as an educational and medical leader among the states.
A wide range of tourists visit Memphis. Starting from overnight hangover to calendar dropping getaways, Memphis offer an alluring place to stay. Below are few of the top reasons that make Memphis a mandatory visit.
Most happening Beale Street:
The era of Blues music started right here from this street. Lot of nightclubs, theatres, banks and restaurants took their home in Memphis in early 1920’s. Beale Street was created in memory of an unsung military hero by an entrepreneur and developer Mr. Robertson Topp in 1841. There are clubs in every nook and corner of the street.
‘We are Memphis’ is a highly informative website that keeps travelers updated about the happenings in Memphis. The Memphis-exclusive website lists all the festivals, outdoor concerts, upcoming events and additionally provides Memphis old school playlists for visitors.
Rich History: Owing to its rich cultural history Memphis is strewn around with museums and music clubs. Memphis is strongly associated with
- Slave trade
- Civil Rights Movement
- Birth of the Blues and Rock n roll
- Assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr
People can find the most delicious barbecue bites across States in Memphis. Dry rub ribs are equally appetizing. Tourists can taste anything ranging from pulled pork to a fried chicken here in Memphis. The seasonings and sauces are unique in flavor, thereby earning the title, ‘Barbecue capital of Tennessee’.
Visitors and natives love the affordability Memphis offers. The housing costs are relatively much lesser than in other cities in Tennessee. Goods and stuffs are low-priced with maintenance being bought for a song. There are also activities available at free of cost in Memphis.
Hospitality - a rich tradition:
It is human tendency to enjoy feeling welcome. Natives of Memphis never fall short in this regard and gracefully welcome tourists. Memphians are earnest and affectionate who enjoy sharing tales, experiences and gladly take feedback from anyone who travels to their place.
You would never find yourself being treated unkindly or spoken to in a disrespectful way in Memphis. The appealing environment comforts even fleeting travelers and makes them feel at home.
Open air entertainment:
If you are either a sports lover or a panoramic addict, Memphis has it all. Bike lanes covering more than 200 miles with scenic parks, Memphis has abundant out-of-door adventures. AutoZone Park, Liberty Bowl memorial stadium and Memphis international raceway are few places where you can live a high-octane sport galore.
At one end, you find tall office buildings dominating
the skyline and on the other end you find festivals lighting up the moods of
voyagers. What more does a person need than listening to some good music whilst
walking through the streets of a heritage city cherishing memories? Bon voyage
comrades! Memphis awaits you all.
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