Hampton Inn Baton Rouge I-10 & College Dr.
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... loving the meals I recall so fondly from 20 (!) years ago. Brynn loved the dirty rice, Annie loved the ribs, and Katie loved the smoked sausage. On the road with full tummies, we were back on I-10 east. The girls slept soundly for 90 minutes and somehow we'd all magically digested our lunch enough to be ready for drive-thru milkshakes for snack. We made good time and drove all the way to Baton Rouge and checked into a little two bedroom suite for a relaxed ...
... small museum. I'm not keen on that kind of history, but my driver wanted to go check it out.
Coming back it alternated between brilliant sunshine and rain so hard it was difficult to see the road ahead. Thankfully only a brief patch to drive through.
Tomorrow we're on the move again to Natchez. It's also steeped in history, so fingers crossed we embrace more of this lovely area's past
... Day 15 May 24 S Venice: Thib's/Seals' to San Marco- ladies shop, Louis and Roger to Naval Museum, luch in Square, return to apt, dinner at apt with Thib's and Tyler's
Day 16 May 25 Su Venice: Roger helps Thib's catch bus to Airport, visit Murano, Burano and Torcello- buy glass piece in Murano
Day 17 May 26 M Venice: Visit Campanile and Doge's Palace with Tyler's; visit ...
... was the seat of Venetian rule for over 400 years and was built to display the power and wealth of the Republic. Much like our own White House, the Doge and his family lived in the Palace from which he carried out the affairs of state. Unlike our White House, the Palace also included a Senate Hall where 120 senators met, debated and passed laws. Masterpieces of Veronese and Tintoretto ...
Ok I admit to being a "boat person", so I was fascinated by the boats on the canals and Lagoon of Venice. Whereas this posting will likely to be of interest only to those individuals of a similar persuasion, it's apparent that Venice only works because of its boats which move both the people and the freight into, out, and within the city.
Here's a summary of the types of boats that can be seen in the canals and Lagoon of the city.
Vaparetto (water ...
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- Continental Breakfast
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
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