Lady Luck Riverbluff Hotel

1007 Martin Luther King Dr., Helena, Arkansas, 72342, United States | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Helena

We're getting tired of this.................

A travel blog entry by billhall

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... the parking lot was pitch black. The Horseshoe was running on generator, but had no heat in any hotel room above floor 6. Areas around the casinos were pitch black as well....with lots of power poles snapped off.

Restaurants were short staffed. We went to Harrahs and sat in the sports bar, which was the only restaurant open. We sat for 90 minutes and never received our food. I know ...

And then there was one..................

A travel blog entry by billhall

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... was one. And it was me.

I had a hell of a day....I played well, and got lucky when I needed to. I am quite happy that Laurie suggested our visit to Tunica! As for what tomorrow holds....it is raining pigs and chickens right now and it's freezing to whatever it hits. And there's thunder and lightning. I sort of doubt we'll get out of here tomorrow. While we may make it out of here....we have 5 ...

Battened down and ready

A travel blog entry by billhall

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... flight of 3...and played well enough (finishing at 12:30 a.m.) to make the finals tomorrow. I'm not sure how many places they'll pay.....but I hope I make the money! Finals start at 2 pm! They closed the poker room at the Goldstrike in January...and I was happy to find that most of the dealers and floor staff that I had grown quite fond of wound up at the Horseshoe. It's now my official Tunica favorite poker room.

Off to bed. ...

Thanks Neil...

A travel blog entry by nacrobat

... loss, and finally, as a source of other authors and books to read. I downloaded from our wonderful Toronto library system, Jack London's The Sea Wolf, and am thoroughly enjoying it so far.

I leave you with this, from the song Face Up, from Rush's 1991 album Roll The Bones;

You can go out, you can take a ride
And when you get out on your own
You get all smoothed out inside
And it's good to be ...

Love dem blues

A travel blog entry by nacrobat

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... interesting cats at the bar including a Quebecois girl (god, we're really everywhere, aren't we) up from Nashville where she was at a songwriters convention I believe, she's a drummer. Also two English blokes and a Lebanese Dr. hoping to find a residency in Jackson, MS. Heard great music, met interesting people, watched a bit of a fine football on the TV showing the big Denver-KC game, drank big ass Buds for $3 a piece. Good night all in ...

Location

This hotel, located on 1007 Martin Luther King Dr., Helena, is near Delta Cultural Center.
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