I stopped in Mobile for a few days during a four-state road trip through the Deep South. It quickly became one of my favorite cities on the route: it's full of color, charm, and historic churches and mansions that date back to the 18th century. Not surprising, as Mobile is the capital of the...more
A series of historic buildings, including a mansion, spread out regally on a lawn with old trees. I stopped here when riding my bike through Mobile, and felt it was one of the places that added to the charming, antiquated feel of the city.
Built in 1855, this formerly private Southern mansion hosts daily tours through its historic interior. Our guide was very informative and funny, shedding light not just on the day-to-day life in Mobile, but also its rich history.