Best Western Inn of Carthage
Travel Blogs from Carthage
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 ...
... a lot harder than driving an empty trailer around the city." No matter the difficulty increase, he drove on and finished off his hours for the day. The current haul is going to be split between Tolleson, AZ and their next stop at Riverside, CA.
Thankfully, they will be settling down in El Paso, Tx tonight and will be giving me a call. Hopefully I won't miss it this time!
We left Jackson MS Thursday morning continuing on I 20. We stopped at Vicksburg MS to visit Vicksburg National Memorial Park and found it very interesting and informative. Driving through the grounds gives you a good idea of why those battles took so long and resulted in 20,000+ deaths. We continued on into Louisiana and had a wonderful lunch at Cotton in ...
... ago so they are very big and form a beautiful archway up to the mansion. We took a tour of the house learning about the family that owned the plantation and got to see some of the period furniture. Behind the house is another row of oaks a little smaller than the front oaks. It was a beautiful house but the best part of the plantation was the oak alley!
... 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 ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking