Isle of Capri Casino and Hotel
Travel Blogs from Natchez
... to my front wheel wildly snaking left and right while the bike is traveling forward :-( .
I spent a lot of time in the countryside away from the highway today and even did about 30 miles of the Natchez/Trace Parkway. I did the Parkway last year on my September trip and managed to ride into a tropical storm. This years rain is mild compared to that.
Saw quite a few animals today including two deer bounding across the road ...
After a second sleepless night - mostly due to the heat, partly due to the large number of men in utes driving in and out of the otherwise empty campground (were they mafia? drug dealers? secret man lovers? rangers spying on us to make sure we paid?) we decided not to sleep in the van again. So we dragged our weary souls to a beautiful B&B in the town of Natchez on the Mississippi, an 'antebellum' (pre-civil war) house that is one ...
... day will come when I will get in the car, or board that plane, bus or train and just........wander. I first decided I wanted to travel in December of my 8th grade year. I flew for the first time to NYC. It was an exhilarating, eye opening experience. No one knew who I was or what I was about and that is a great feeling. My family has always taken a yearly vacation it two but, I crave to do something off the grid, take a detour off the beaten path. I yearn to try new things, ...
... lodged in the roof of one of the rooms - a bomb went off in the 70s and the pencil literally shot up in the air and got stuck in the roof! We went up the tower and checked out the view from the observation deck.
Then over the state lines and into the state of Mississippi. Not the easiest state in the world to type correctly! Our main stop for lunch and our overnight stay is the town of Natchez. Its a tiny little town ...
... near milepost 386. We especially enjoyed the Emerald Mound, an eight-acre ceremonial mound built between 1200 and 1730. It is the second largest mound in the United States.
We highly recommend this drive if only you can do a few miles of it. We plan to do it again and probably more than once. We did not stop 100 times and have many more points of interest to visit.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking