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I don't know why we're so excited....check back with us in a few hours when we're STILL in Texas! We stopped on the line to gas up. We threw on our old cowboy boots and our hats and walked around the TA for a bit. We tried really hard to look like it was just another day. :-) Back to singing along at the top of our lungs to all our old country songs! PS. So far, everything seems to be the same size as it is in ...
... CBS station):
GRANBURY (CBSDFW.COM) – At least six people were
confirmed dead, more are missing, and extensive damage was reported
after as many as three tornadoes slammed into the lakefront town of
Granbury on Wednesday evening, flattening homes and buildings and
tossing vehicles like toys.
The drive through Arkansas and east Texas was scenic with plenty of trees lining the roadway, although we did experience slow travel due to construction which frustrated me. But with almost 2000 miles traveled on our trip it was the 1st such inconvenience we had on the road, which was ...
... It was an interesting and fun tour and we enjoyed getting to take a boat ride through the swamp.
Next we went to Oak Alley Plantation, also in Louisiana. It is one of the few remaining plantations left, and also the prettiest. The path to the front porch is lined with 28 Virginia Live Oak trees, 14 on each side. They were planted about ...
... and balconies.
We stopped first at Cafe Beignet and ordered sandwiches, jumbalaya, and, of course, delicious beignets (a type of French doughnut) covered in powdered sugar. The jumbalaya was incredibly good; I enjoyed trying some Cajun food.
There are several National Park sites in the French Quarter which try to preserve the history and culture of the area. One of the parks we went ...