Super 8 Monroe
Travel Blogs from Monroe
To get the full effect of the adoration I have for this television show I made sure our first stop was the infamous Haskell’s Donuts. In an episode of Duck Dynasty, Jace and the boys head down to Godwin’s sister’s shop named Haskell’s for a “hot dough-not,” or so it sounds. There is a competition amongst them to see who could eat the most donuts and Si was the winner. He was paid up ...
... in the pool but the water was really cold!
We took a late evening walk so Kallen could 'rock hunt'. He insisted on taking some rocks home!
We leave tomorrow for Lake Charles and board our train around 2pm. We'll be home on Tuesday! Kallen is getting homesick and thought we were going to be home tomorrow....poor guy!
Picked up a great idea today ...
... and their families! Such strong, independent, beautiful kids! This was a day of no hospitals or the like. IT WAS THEIR DAY!
You would never know by looking at these beautiful kids that they have been through so much. They are a blessing to all of us. These kiddos are fighters! We met Trey and his parents; it was a joy and privilege watching his happiness today. (Trey has Proteus Syndrome and he and his Mom travel to Maryland twice a year for ...
Finally in West Monroe, LA after a 3 hour drive 4 days on the train. EXHAUSTED. Good night.
Day 5. Slow morning for us. Just had Lunch (Dinner in the South!) at Willie's Diner. Ate alligator, crawfish, shrimp, and duck! Oh yeah...and we sat next to Kenny Rogers! Chris ...
... fried" corn on the cob. It was fantastic. I will definitely order frog legs again. Angie had the fried shrimp. Two thumbs up. We planned to drive west to Shreveport, then find a hotel. Well every hotel in town was booked. Had to drive another 40 miles to Marshall, Texas and all they had was a smoking room. We are watching the NBA Saturday night, and holding our noses! Continuing west ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking