Travel Blogs from New Iberia
I must be retired because I'm having trouble with what day it is. On Friday, the 7th, Tree needed to get a touch up on her hair, so I dropped her off and went into downtown Lafayette. Not a whole lot happening there but I got a good walk in.
I picked up Theresa and we headed out to Longfellow-Evangeline State Historic site, which I give three thumbs up. The site was lite on ...
I didn't do much yesterday, having been hit with the dreaded summer cold. Theresa has been coughing and feeling it for the last month and now it's my turn. This morning we left Sam Houston Jones SP and moved to Maxie's RV Park in Broussard. We got into the park and hooked ...
... grocers around the Gulf Coast, particularly in New Orleans. He labeled it “Tabasco,” a word of Mexican Indian origin believed to mean “place where the soil is humid” or “place of the coral or oyster shell.” McIlhenny secured a patent in 1870, and TABASCO® Sauce began its journey to set the culinary world on fire. Sales grew, and by the late 1870s, he sold his sauce throughout the U.S. and even in England.
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So far today, we got up, ate some delicious, locally-grown grapefruit and went to Easter Mass. The congregation is made up of various ethnic groups, more varied than we've seen in a long time. The music, which emanated from the rear center of the church, was fantastic! The congregation sung too, so it gave us a chance to exercise our vocal cords.
The last song was very cool. A chorus, primarily made up of folks of ...
Today, Sa***************ed off to town for a look around. It's not so far, only three or four miles, but we made it even farther. I had found a Flea Market in a nearby town, also in Vermillion County. It was about another few miles to drive, but was a disappointment. The Market is no more!
We returned to Abbeville and stopped at the Dubya Store and stocked up on necessities. We hit a couple of other stores in search of Chinese Cabbage ...
Other places to stay in New Iberia
2915 Highway 14, New Iberia | 3 star hotelfrom $77
318 West Highway 90 Frontage Road, New Iberia | 2 star hotelfrom $104
611 Queen City Drive, New Iberia | 2 star hotelfrom $84
2817 Hwy. 14, New Iberia | 2 star hotelfrom $89
611A Queen City Drive, New Iberia | 3 star hotelfrom $104
2600 Highway 14, New Iberia | 2 star hotelfrom $85