Memphis, Tennessee, is where you go to learn about the blues, the birth of rock 'n' roll and Graceland. Ties to the past are strong and deep there—and accessible via the living music of the blues.
In modern Memphis, FedEx flies packages in and out around the clock, and the modern city bustles along, but the history is always there. Residents and visitors alike know that Memphis figured strongly in the Civil Rights movement of the 1960s, and long before that in the Civil War. Memphis continues ... Subscribe to travel42 to read the full Destination Guide. travel42 offers professionally written guides on more than 5,700 travel destinations and ports-of-call worldwide. Go to travel-42.com to learn more, or call 1.866.566.8136 to subscribe. Copyright (c) 2013 Northstar Travel Media, LLC. travel42.