Staybridge Suites Covington
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... sucessfully planned. In spite of lots of rain, we had a great time and 4 years later, we decided it was time for another yaya vacation, so the West Coast, specifically, Carmel was chosen. Heidi, our unofficial "travel agent", found us a beautiful house to rent in Carmel for the week and we are excited about our trip, which is almost here. California, here we come! Currently, we will be arriving at various times on July 5-6 from Baton Rouge, ...
... amounts of pain. At one point my IV also blew up my whole arm with saline so I looked like Popeye and took the whole night to deflate. When I was finally ready for solid food again and could keep it down they gave me a solid breakfast and lunch (with fish that I couldnt eat) and then inexplicably put me back on clear liquids so I was starving. I couldnt sleep longer than two hours with a nurse waking me up to take my temperature and take my blood pressure. It was a ...
... enjoyed and embraced their
culture. A very cosmopolitan city with
the biggest heart.
I have a 7 hour drive to Longview, Texas, its near
Dallas. Have to tell you the drive is
quite eventful, apart from the bridges, I’ll get to that but the wonder names,
Baton rouge, Achafalaya, Alexandria (the Foo Fighters sang about this), to name
a few. The bridges WOW, the one in Baton
Rouge is 6 lanes (3 either way) and ...
... the street... so so cool....:-)
A further big plus about NOLA [that's New Orleans - Louisiana] is that I have family here. So great to catch up with my cuz and his wife after 12 years and get taken to a fabulous fish restaurant on the day we arrived. Thanks again Keith and Pat!
We are going to be staying with them for a few days, so will meet up with the rest of the ...
... and they pack you in for one set, then the move you along and get a new crowd of people for the next set. Very cool, no photographs (I snuck one in) and just great jazz. We were lucky enough to have Leroy Jones playing that night, the soloist from Harry Connick’s band. The band was absolutely fantastic with all the old cats playing some really sweet tunes. The set had finished so we went to find dinner; along the way we found another killer ...