The Memphis Area

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Dining

Memphis Street Cafe (Hernando)

Mesquite Chop House (Southaven)

Velvet Cream (Hernando)


Lodging

Bonne Terre Inn (Nesbit)

Meadow View Farm (Hernando)


Things to See and Do

Cedar Hill Farms (Hernando)

Elvis' Honeymoon Cabin (Horn Lake)

Local Info and History


DeSoto: est. 1836; pop. 161,252

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Hernando: (CS) pop. 14,090

Horn Lake: pop. 26,066

Olive Branch: pop. 33,484

Southaven: pop. 48,982

Walls: pop. 1,162


Memphis and the Mississippi Delta


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Dining

Marshall Steakhouse (Holly Springs)

Philipp’s Grocery (Holly Springs)

Victor’s Pizza (Holly Springs)


Things to See and Do

Marshall Historical Museum (HS)

Yellow Fever Museum (Holly Springs)

Wall Doxie State Park (Holly Springs)

Local Info and History


Marshall: est, 1836; pop. 37,144

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Byhalia: pop. 1,302

Holly Springs: (CS) pop. 7,699

Potts Camp: pop. 494


Rust and Mississippi Industrial College

Memories of Graceland Too

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Dining

Coleman‘s BBQ (Senatobia)


Things to See and Do 

Arkabutla Lake

Local Info and History 


Tate: est. 1873, pop. 28,886

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Cold Water: pop. 1,684

Senatobia: (CS) pop. 8,165


A Stop in Senatobia

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Dining

Blue and White (Tunica)

Bud’s Snack Bar (Tunica)

Cafe Maria (Tunica)


Things to See and Do 

Tunica Museum (Tunica)

Tunica River Park & Museum (Tunica)

Hollywood Movie Memorabilia (Tunica)

Local Info and History


The County: est. 1836; pop. 10,778

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The Town: (CS) pop. 1,030