Comfort Inn & Suites Slidell
Travel Blogs from Slidell
... but the accordion player was so muscular, sweaty and excited that it was a real treat to watch. Also, the lead singer was going crazy playing his washboard shirt and doing crab walks across the stage. The saxophone player was my favorite because he looked extremely bored the whole time but was really, really good and jumped off the stage to around inside and outside and jump up on the bar. It was awesome to come across a place like that on accident.
... big houses in the city. Next stop, we visited Greenwood Cemetery which afforded us a chance to drive around and admire the beautiful stone crypts and mausoleums. The only other place we’d encountered such elaborate cemeteries were in Buenos Aires.
It was a quick trip to “The Big Easy” or Nawlins as the locals call it, but most enjoyable!
Next stop will be back to the woods camping in northern ...
... in New Orleans, we checked into the Westin New Orleans Canal Place (only a few blocks from the French Quarter) -- we got a really nice room for a real steal using the "Hotels Tonight" iPhone app (that Ruth got clued into the other day). This app offers special last minute rates on several hotels in many major cities. Here's the catch -- the rates don't become available until noon on the day you want to reserve the room for. Not good if you're planning ahead, but works very ...
New Orleans to Texas
Wake at New Orleans check out can be as late as 12 8am
Drive to Barataria Preserve 30 min 11:30am
Drive from New Orleans to Alexandria 3.5hrs 2pm
Drive through to Gladewater 6pm
Shallow Creek RV Resort 5261 Texas 135 Gladewater 75647 us 1 903 984 4513
Monday 8th April - New Orleans through to Gladewater Texas
We were all up nice and early about and whilst Wendy went and did some washing and drying at ...
... here, it does make for a cheap evening but I’d rather not have my head blown off after my first sip of something. We were lead by our tour guide to a really cool bar off the beaten track where some great live bands were playing. The atmosphere was really chilled out Robert and I stayed there until the bar shut whilst the other, rowdier members of the group left to go to some bog standard club playing the same music you could hear anywhere in the world.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center