Hilton Baton Rouge Capitol Center
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... position. It is a long narrow town with a steep drop-away on each side. There was a port town in the lower area called Bayeu Sara , but after a couple of disasters it was mostly demolished and some of the buildings such as the Methodist church tower were dragged up to St Francisville and incorporated. It is a very pretty town with pretty houses and we wandered around until we were cactus! This afternoon we ...
... It was a very grand residence with 365windows and doors and 11 foot high doors. There was a group in costume dancing in the ballroom which was lovely. Some interesting plaster work which was made from clay, mud, horse hair and Spanish moss. Also lots of antique furniture. Back just in time for our early dinner, followed by a show in the grand saloon From Bourbon to Beale, quite well ...
... banks of the Mississippi and the house tour gave valuable insights into the lives of both the plantation owners and their slaves. Then back into the car driving north on Highway 61 ("The Blues Highway"), halfway to Natchez where we settled for the evening at another old Antebellum Plantation, English this time, still run by a descendant of the original Butler Family ...
We were planning on staying at John C. Stennis Space Center overnight and then taking the tours today. Last December when we passed by Stennis, it was still operational and tours were daily. We saw that they were constructing a science center at the property but didn't think much of it.
Since then, things have changed. The Space Center is no longer open and the science center is now the main form ...
... almost melted in my mouth. It was really good.
After finishing lunch, we hit the road again. We didn't have a lot of Texas left and before long, we hit the Louisiana border. We made a stop at the welcome center to get some information, and to let Harley out to stretch his legs. I, of course, was welcomed by the mosquito squadron of Louisiana. Only two bites, thankfully. I probably sound like a broken record here, but I have to know why they like me ...