Residence Inn Shreveport Airport
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Arrived at Diamond Jacks Boosier City and Casino campsite late yesterday afternoon in stayed overnight. First time I've slept in area off parking lot for RV's. And it was full too. Tom went off to casino for couple hours to gamble, smoke his cigar, drink a coke and people watch. Oh ...
... any other big
cities, or encounter any overly busy highways, or traffic jams, excepting one
construction area, which our GPS found an alternate route for, and we were
slowed up very little, and got to enjoy a little of the country side and a few
small towns. Our average MPG for the entire trip was 9.5 and with a total cost
of $1475. I do not find this too bad, as that includes our accommodations and
probably 12 days on the road, as we were many ...
... expensive to maintain, and only the wealthy live in them.
After our tour we got one of the Beignet's from Cafe Mundo and enjoyed it immensely. We found a great place for dinner and in between the tour and our pick up time of 8:00 p.m. we walked up and down just about every street that looked interesting, people watched, watched street performers, saw two weddings and one group of wedding goers with a police escort marching down the street complete with ...
... on which once stood a large house, now gone. There, amidst huge old trees dripping with Spanish Moss, I camped and spent the afternoon with the boys actively fishing. We didn't catch anything, but saw a huge alligator swimming by and barely missed catching a Gar which must have been at least three feet long... ask the boys, it has probably grown since then. That evening we all had a cookout complete ...
In January, I am embarking on my own version of Elizabeth Gilbert's book, Eat. Pray. Love. Only not in that order. And not with a book advance. Instead, I am off to visit my dear friend Christin Givhan on the island of Cyprus. I am excited to experience life there and spend quality time with Christin, her husband Scott, and their boys. That is the "Love" portion of my trip - and long overdue! While there, Christin and I are going to travel to Turkey (January 20-23). We will ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center