Nashville Journals

Nashville, TN

An August 2003 trip to Nashville by mooremallard

Quote: Many of the old places in Nashville have lost their luster or gone away completely. Still beautiful are the Grand Ole Opry, Opryland hotel, and The Country Music Hall of Fame.

Nashville, TN

Overview

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Do not miss time at the Opryland Hotel. This beautiful oasis of plant life, waterfalls, restaurants, and shops will take hours to enjoy - don't short yourself on time. You will be constantly amazed at the luxury of the gardens here. Quick Tips: The steakhouse and several other restaurants in the Opryland Hotel are WAY expensive; opt for the buffet instead for excellent food and service at a more affordable price. Book tickets for the Grand Ole Opry early, but be careful that you are clear when trying to book ahead through the resort on whether you are just looking for a price or actually ready to buy - we nearly got stuck with the price of three tickets we could not use doing this.Best...Read More
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Best Things Nearby:There was the Opryland Hotel and the Grand Ole Opry.Best Things About the Resort:They had beautiful accomodations close to the best things to see.Resort Experience:There were roomy units with all the amenities needed for a family to share a delightful vacation to the center of country music. You will quickly learn the "back route" to the Opryland Hotel and the Grand Ole Opry just a block or two away, and the bus to the nighttime performance of the Opry is a big hit. Spend hours walking through the wonderful atriums and plant life at the Opryland hotel, stopping in for a meal or shopping at a leisurely pace. ...Read More

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on December 22, 2004

Fairfield Nashville
2415 McGavock Pike
Nashville, Tennessee 37214
(615) 871-4666

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This is an impressive building of various memorabilia, history, and awards of the legends of country music, as well as shops. Study the walls of country music hall of fame members to find your favorite or to see who never made it in.

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on December 22, 2004

Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum
222 Fifth Avenue South
Nashville, Tennessee 37203
(615) 416-2001

Gibson Guitar at Opry Mills

Attraction | "Gibson Guitar Shop"

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See the making and history of these classic instruments, and then enjoy a nearby performance of live country artists on stage when CMT Live shoots their episodes right at your feet.

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on December 22, 2004

Gibson Guitar at Opry Mills
433 Opry Mills Drive
Nashville, Tennessee 37214