La Quinta Inn & Suites Alexandria Airport
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
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Travel Blogs from Alexandria
Long day riding. Stayed off the Interstate Highway but was a great deal longer to get to my destination.
A hot day riding - no shade or cloud cover.
I was going to stop at Shreveport for a cold drink but circled the town and decided to head off to Alexandria via US 171 South (The Scenic Route - according to the HD Touring Guide).
Whilst it was probably far more scenic that the main Interstate Highway it did take me a ways South ...
... 160;I believe I must have parked at a high school lovers lane of some sort because at 1:30 AM I awoke to a pick-up truck, followed by an even bigger pick-up truck enter the lot and an exchange of teenage women, accompanied by some blaring Y2Country. They soon left, probably surprised and confused by the looks of a spaceship like car with California plates. Yep, I had officially entered The South. After rising with the sun ...
... to some detailed records kept by Janet - boy can that girl track data!). I was grateful for Kathy's hand sanitizer after this stop as the restaurant, store and washrooms were filthy.
We arrived at Alexandria, LA just after 7 pm and Elizabeth approached a fellow on a Harley to ask about local dealers. She was informed that the Harley dealership was open until 8 pm for a special function so we quickly dressed ...
... we fancied it to explore the towns, shacks and trailer parks more closely. We saw a lot of churches and a lot of people just sat on their front porches. Some of whom waved to us as we passed.
Just listening to the radio was an experience with constant religious messages and songs filling the airwaves. A lot of houses were pre-fab homes, pre-built and just delivered complete to a plot of land. We saw a few places selling these, and also a ...
... because someone thought 5:30 a.m. was a good time to fly out. But instead of sleeping I will lay their with my thoughts running 90 miles an hour - is everything packed, did I get everything done at work that I should have, am I crazy for going away for two whole weeks? Can only hope that by the time the plane lands in Honolulu, I will be able to relax, leave all my worries behind and enjoy all that Hawaii has to offer.