Bay Tree Plantation Bed and Breakfast

3785 Highway 18, Vacherie, Louisiana, 70090, United States | B&B
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Travel Blogs from Vacherie

Days gone by

A travel blog entry by stuartbp44

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The sultry air barely moved. The giant Live Oaks stood sentry over the path leading from the wide, brown Mississippi river to the big house. Sugar cane grew silently across the plantation, dragging nutrients from the ground and thriving in the moist, opressive air.
Bec and I sat quietly sipping our Mint Juleps, watching the plantation cat toying with the tourists. Life was ...

Laura Plantation & Heading back West

A travel blog entry by gvw

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We went to another plantation “Oak Alley Plantation but $20 just to enter, so just took photos from the outside. All the plantations were allotted river frontages in those days to catch the breezes. Tracks ...

Random Thoughts

A travel blog entry by itchy-feet-bc

... when I get home I can transfer to my laptop. My phone calls were all made using Skype and everywhere we stayed had free WiFi. In addition the iPad Mini was used to make all hotel bookings, etc. I have Kobo as well so there was no need to carry any print books. This trip was a bit of an experiment to see how well all of this would work. My conclusion is that I will not be travelling with a laptop or netbook again. This combination is lightweight, compact and does all that I want it to ...

Laura Plantation

A travel blog entry by maxinthecity

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... gunboats.

One such plantation is Laura Plantation. This plantation provides a more intimate, well documented presentation of Creole plantation life than any other property on River Road - and that is why we veered off to visit it.

Most plantations in this region, Laura included, grow sugarcane. We saw smoke in every direction when we drove up as farmers burned the roots of the sugarcane ...

Peace in the Trees

A travel blog entry by maxinthecity

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... oak tress that line the drive and give the columned plantation it's name were planted in the early 1700's by an earlier settler, and the oaks proved moor resilient than the dwelling he must have built here! On approach to the plantation through another one or two horse town, we passed a number of plantations before rounding a bend in the road and seeing this just made our jaws drop. The property is on the banks of the great Mississipi river and is surrounded by ...

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This B&B, located on 3785 Highway 18, Vacherie, is near Oak Alley Plantation and Laura Plantation.
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