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Travel Blogs from Sulphur
This was the last night on the road until we got to Southern Louisiana and our reasons for this trip. So it was a good night to have a good dinner and a good sleep at a nice place.
We had both.
We went into Lake Charles for dinner. I wish I could remember the name of the restaurant we ate at. It was a nice dinner for the road …
We made it to Lake Charles, caught our taxi and picked up our rental car at the airport. We arrived in West Monroe at 11pm. 4 days on the train and 3 hour drive. EXHAUSTED. Good night. Will bring our travel blog up to date tomorrow. West Monroe is bigger than we thought...and Chris and Kallen were thrilled to see the logging trucks ...
... We were clueless - missed it, but heard it was the last for this group that have been doing it there for 35 years… getting old they said! Most were well into their 80s.We packed up Mazy as water dog and went on some great hikes through the bayou saw birds and armadillo everywhere. Drove The Maze crazy! Really enjoyed the park in the bayou!
Well, yes we drove all this way for warmer weather. That's also about how far away the warmer weather has also traveled. This is the second time the infamous Polar Vortex has swung in down here. Once again, we're hunkered down in a state park waiting until it's safe to come out of the cold.
We had thought to spend some time with our friends Sharon and John Vercellotti, but it was not to be. Sharon ended up with a touch of ordinary stomach flu and we had ...
... buffet food was quite good, I drank a few fingers of free whiskey, and met a few co-workers while I was at it. Apparently my softball prowess reputation proceeds me, as it is usually the first thing to come up after I introduce myself. I don't mind that at all. I didn't end up gambling at all, most people just stayed at the Jack Daniels bar for the majority of the night. When I left at midnight, there ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility