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Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge Kayak Tour
"On this tour you will visit a portion of the Bon Secour National Wildlife Refuge that no driving tourist can reach.  This refuge was established by Congress in 1980 to preserve the coastal dune ecosystem to protect threatened and endangered species to provide compatible recreational opportunities and to serve as a living laboratory for students and scientists  Regularly and recently observed birds in BSNWR: Red-bellied Woodpecker Belted King Fisher Great Blue Heron
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Hard Rock Cafe Biloxi
"Back in 1979 Americans Isaac Tigrett and Peter Morton opened the first Hard Rock Cafe in London. Their landlord didn’t think they could pull it off so he granted them a three-month lease. How wrong that landlord was. Today the franchise - which includes cafes casinos and hotels - can be found in more than 63 countries. The franchise owns the world's greatest collection of music memorabilia and you can see it on display at its locations around the globe. Enjoy a prix-fixe menu at the Hard Rock Cafe in Biloxi Mississippi. Each meal comes with a dessert and your choice of tea
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Famous Tastes of New Orleans Food Tour
"Our tour maintains a laid-back walking pace so all participants get the full New Orleans experience. Our friendly guides know just about everything there is to know about New Orleans and they also truly enjoying spending time with our small personal tour groups. We invite you to submit your senses to the rich culture and life of this robust American city. Come and be our guest for a memorable New Orleans culinary experience! We will walk to five different food tastings (enough for lu which are included in the ticket price: (restaurants are subject to change) Johnny’s Po-boy— Established in 1950 this third generation French Quarter landmark dishes out the best po-boys in Nawlins. The sandwich was first served to striking streetcar workers in 1929 and has been a New Orleans favorite ever since. The Old Coffeepot— Classic Cajun and Creole Drive-ins and Dives. Tujague’s— This restaurant was previously a Spanish armory before it started slinging classic Creole dishes in an elegant setting. We’ll try their house specialty – a tender boiled beef brisket served in Creole sauce with ju the Creole pralines and hand-dipped chocolates here are made fresh daily with recipes that date back to the 18th century. New Orleans’ oldest candy store is still going strong. The Lunch Bell Ringeth! Come hungry!"""
From $56.00

More Warnings and Dangers in Mobile

Downtown is Not Dead!

I noticed in some of the other posts, mention was made about the homeless and the deadness of downtown. Yes, there are homeless in downtown but they are harmless. If they do happen to bother you,...
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DG4ever
Jun 26, 2007

I-10 Tunnel traffic jams on Weekends-what to do

This is a warning during the summer months. It is worth your while to travel on the Causeway, old hwy 98, to avoid tunnel traffic. The Causeway is an older, lower highway that travels right beside the...
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DG4ever
Jun 27, 2006

Ewww. What's that smell??

If you are driving into Mobile over the Mobile Bay, you will most likely catch a very foul stench in the air. Don't worry. It is normal, unfortunately. Paper mills are nearby, and the odor comes from...
RblWthACoz
Dec 25, 2005

Does this happen in a lot of other cities?

I haven't seen it happen all the time in other cities but in Mobile, on Sundays especially, there are going to be people selling things at the stoplights. I don't mean like crafts or whatever they...
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PA2AKgirl
Dec 19, 2004

It's not a clean city...

Okay, maybe this is just because I have lived in a place where people pick up their trash and recycle but I was shocked by how much trash is laying around the streets and in the yards of Mobile. It's...
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PA2AKgirl
Mar 07, 2004

Downtown Mobile

I was only in the Mobile Bay area for a couple days to go to a wedding and I only went around the city one afternoon. While we were on our way back we stopped beside one of the parks right in the...
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soundsgoodtome
Jan 10, 2004
 
 
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Sharks

there have been some sharks seen close to shore. Just be careful of this--a teach got some body part bitten off a couple of years ago. The water gets very warm, but fortunately, it's clear and calm,...
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PA2AKgirl
Dec 06, 2003

For an orderly and complete...

For an orderly and complete tour of the ship, please follow the numbered arrows. Sign throghout the shipdescribe the ship's feature and equipment. Visitors are cautioned that the construction ofa...
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cobrioc
Aug 24, 2002

The Homeless

Not really a warning but I was rather amazed and the amount of homeless people hanging around the city parks during the day. I presume it got worse at night.
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keeweechic
Oct 06, 2002

Mobility a factor

There are ladders and steep steps outside and inside the ship and submarine. Both vessels look huge from the outside but inside they are cramped with low ceilings.
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tony248
Sep 23, 2002

Top Hotels in Mobile

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26 North Royal Street, Opening May 2007, Mobile, Alabama, 36602, United States
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5478 Inn Road, Mobile, Alabama, 36619, United States
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359 Church St., Mobile, Alabama, 36602, United States
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64 South Water St., Mobile, Alabama, 36602, United States
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516 Springhill Plaza Court, Springhill Avenue & I-65, Mobile, Alabama, 36608, United States
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301 Government Street, (former Lafayette Plaza Hotel), Mobile, Alabama, 36602, United States
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Top Things to Do in Mobile

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Mobile Bay

Of course a major attraction is the bay, which is formed by the estuary of the Mobile river. The bay is 413 square miles and is protected by barrier islands. Since Mobile is in the upper bay most of...
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Bienville Square

This historic square in downtown Mobile is the heart of the old French district and is named for the cities founder, Jean-Baptiste Le Moyne, Sieur de Bienville. The square is the heart of Mobile's...
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History Museum of Mobile

Museum of Cities' rich and varied history as part of 4 different nations. The museum sits in the old city hall building just across the street from Fort Conde. The museum has a small but interesting...
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Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception

This Cathedral showing French influence was established in 1703 and is the seat of the archbishop of Mobile. the current structure was built in 1850 with the towers completed in 1884 given the...
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USS Alabama

A small museum with aircraft sits adjacent to the USS Alabama holding more aircraft than the ship can hold at one time. This museum includes non carrier based aircraft with a veritable whose who of...
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Fort Conde

Built originally as a wood stockade in 1711, the fort was replaced with a stone foundation in 1723. The replica cannon on the walls range from the French to the Spanish era at Fort Conde and sit...
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"Mobile and the Gulf Coast"
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"mobile alabama"
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"Mobile is a Secret Southern Powerhouse!"
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"Alabama's Bay Port on the Gulf"
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"Mobile"
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