Memphis

The 10 best things to do in Memphis on a weekend

We found a selection of the best things to do in Memphis when we spent a whirlwind weekender of barbecue, Beale, blues, and not a single Elvis impersonator in sight. Instead, you’ll find diving goats, ducks that walk red carpets, and the diner that made the deep-fried peanut butter and banana sandwiches that ensure Elvis wasn’t just huge in the music industry, he was...

Charles Vergos Rendezvous BBQ, the best ‘cue and ribs in Memphis

Charles Vergos Rendezvous BBQ and Ribs are amazing. You know it’s going to be good barbecue when past presidents would have it flown in to the White House for their own enjoyment.  From the exterior, Charles Vergos’ Rendezvous BBQ restaurant doesn’t give much away. Old painted advertisements on the side of the building hint at its location, but it’s...

Uncover Rock Treasures at the Hard Rock Cafe Memphis

Most Hard Rock Cafes are locked in the eighties in terms of service, noteworthy memorabilia and menu but when it’s the Hard Rock Cafe Memphis you’re going to see some real rock n roll treasures. Who ever goes into a Hard Rock Cafe just for the food? The booze, sure! Sadly this place doesn’t seem keen to deliver on either with lengthy queues to get a table and bar...

Meet The Peabody Hotel Ducks, Memphis – #1 for family-friendly fun

The Peabody Hotel Ducks is one of Memphis’ quirks, creating an unexpected scene daily for visitors to the Peabody Hotel foyer. The Memphis hotel with ducks – that’s not something you normally hear people recommending when you ask for things to do in Memphis. But the Peabody Hotel ducks make a scene daily at 11am and 5pm at the luxurious downtown...