Poor Monkey lounge on the delta blues trail.......amazing place in the arse end of nowhere. The friendliest welcome ever and fab atmosphere.......was utterly convinced the floor was going to cave in though!
Bucketlist | Except the ' Try food from all over the world' / ' Finish an entire coloring book' I don't even know what those are' & 'Spend an entire day watching Disney movies' That would be boring, cause I've watched them all already.
The Juke Joint The rural juke joint played an crucial role in the origins and development of the blues. While many such jukes once dotted the Delta cotton fields, Po' Monkey's is now one of the only surviving juke joints.
Some of the most historic sites in Mississippi can be found right here in Cleveland. From the Mississippi Dockery Plantation, said to be the very site where the blues were born, to the historic Crosstie shopping and dining district, Cleveland offers some of the very best of the Delta.
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Legend has it that witches used to meet in this very location so that they could perform ceremonies, which involved dancing. It is said that wherever the witches’ feet touched the ground during these dances, the grass would wither and die, never to grow again. These barren or scorched spots can still be seen to this day. Witch Dance, Natchez Trace Parkway milepost 233.2