Memphis, Tennessee skyline © Leonard23
The largest city in Tennessee, most
associate Memphis with the legendary king of rock n' roll Elvis
Presley. Hundreds of thousands of visitors make a pilgrimage to
Graceland, the mansion where he lived and died.
The city has had its hand in the shaping of
modern musical forms like blues and soul too. Music fans from all
over the world stroll down legendary Beale Street in the downtown
area, happy to be walking in the footsteps of the blues and soul
Aside from touring Graceland there are
several other music-related attractions, and a whole lot of other
things to see and do in Memphis. The nightlife is world-renowned
and the cuisine, particularly barbecue, is irresistible. And there
are also some fascinating museums, beautiful gardens, Mississippi
river boats, amusement parks and quirky cultural and natural sights
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