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... until the main house was built in 1833. After 1884 the property was acquired by John Hampton Henry and Miss Cammie Garrett Henry and then became a haven for artist and writers. There is a nominal $10 charge for a tour of the primary buildings. The tour was excellent. We also visited the St. Augustine Church which was built on land provided by the Metoyer family who are buried in the church graveyard. Our last stop was the ...
... is very picturesque. In addition, it is the home of North-Western University which is a very large campus. We had dinner at Mama's Oyster House. Great dinner of gumbo, étouffée and crab cakes. Highly recommended. Many of the plantation homes still exist some of which are still private homes. Tomorrow we will head out to some of these plantations and other historic ...
... br> The last few nights we camped in Rusk, Texas. We went to the longest footbridge in the US, to a tomato festival, to a state park. The campground had a saltwater pool, so that was fun.
Before that I don't even remember where we were!! We were in Benson, AZ and saw the wildfires from afar, took the girls to our old haunts in the Sonoran Desert and ...
No, not really. Today, finally, 65 miles into my ride, I put Texas in my rear view mirror. OK, so I don't have a rear view mirror, even better, one glance after I crossed the state line and it was gone. If you were counting, and I was, that was 8 days and about 842 miles of Cowboy country. Today was day 15, so half the trip to this point took place there.
Today, Louisiana, Hopefully, tomorrow into Mississippi ...
Even before this trip this week, I had two business trips. Today I spent the morning getting ready to leave work behind for 6 days and pack my bags! Fortunately I had my packing list ready to roll and a cab scheduled to pick me up. I made it to the ...
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5131 University Parkway, Natchitoches | 2 star hotelfrom $105
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5362 University Parkway, Natchitoches | 1 star hotelfrom $88
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5135 University Parkway, Natchitoches | 2 star hotelfrom $69