Ramada Inn Lafayette
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Rented a car from Avis,It is a Cobalt,
Head towards Lafayette,La.
Had lunch at McDonald's at Sorrento.La.
Stoppd at the Lafayette's TIC and got some brochures and hotel coupon.
Booked a room at Ramada's Inn.Rest that afternoon'
Drove to Randol;s Restaurant.It is restaurant with a dance floor. Lots of Cajun dancing and music.It …
Finally we found someplace to stop!
We drove down to the road to get into this Walmart, well, every entrance had a yellow height barriers blocking the entrance - but we could see 3 motorhomes in the parking lot. We went around to the back entrance and were able to drive right in. We got ...
... at a roadside stand called Hebert's for some boudin and some cracklings. Boudin is a Cajun sausage. Cracklin's are fried pig stomach. We didn't like either, but we can say we tried them.
Picked up some Subway and returned to the hotel to watch the game. What a slaughter. Tomorrow on our way to New Orleans. It's still raining.
Woke up and hit the road at 10 a.m. It was very cold and overcast. 47 ...
Left San Antonio after breakfast at about 10 a.m. Went by the church to leave the candle, but it was locked up. Will look for another one. Got on the freeway, and only got lost twice trying to find I-10 east! The trip to Houston was quite pretty. Farmland and ranches. Saw a lot of billboards saying to stop at Buc-ee's. We had to check it out. It was like a roadside rest area, gas station, snack and souvenir ...
... McIlhenny as they must have said "Mackle-henny" 17 times during the film. So now when I look at a Tabasco bottle the "McIlhenny Co." and "Avery Island, LA" on the label will have much more meaning.
We got to sample all the usual flavors and some more unusual ones Habanero/Garlic Pepper/Sweet N Spicy/Buffalo. We also tried a Raspberry one that was really interesting but I have no idea what you would put it ...
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