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Travel Blogs from Gretna
... night last night and thinking they'd ID us all when we got there like they did in Memphis we didn't fancy making the effort to go out so we just watched TV until about 11pm. My throat was giving me a lot of grief tonight it was really cloggy which stopped me getting to sleep until about 3am :( so no doubt I'm going to be very tired in the morning! Although we are travelling in to Florida tomorrow so fingers crossed the weathers good ...
... we went to an old school funk/jazz/R & B bar, the band here were also really great and had everyone dancing up a storm! You just can't not have a good night here! There's something for everyone's taste! The final morning we walked to the French Markets. I really wanted to buy a souvenir here, but apparently many people do and are willing to pay ridiculous amounts of money for ****** tops etc. So sadly I didn't find anything, but Michael got a ...
... t attack you out of the blue does not mean that if you are holding a marshmallow in your hand they won't take some fingers off along with the sweet!) After seeing the "pay roll" alligators we travelled further up the vast swamp network and saw many other alligators but they weren't as brave or friendly as the "marshmallow" ones and kept their distance from us. Either way though we got to see plenty of alligators and enjoy the unique swamp ...
... usually rising to about 38 degrees and black clouds and thunder storms for about an hour each day.
Just back from Bourbon street is a street where the artisans hang out with their fantastic shops selling hand made jewellery, paintings, costumes, metal wear and loads more. We wandered this street many occasions, sometimes, peering in windows to visit later, or going in and admiring the works of art and having a chat with the artists. Luckily for Jon, those ...
... the people heading to the festival, musicians and crowds watching the musicians, and vehicles of all kinds. The atmosphere was cool, the temperature was hot and everyone was in summer gear.
I loved being there and experiencing the whole thing! The first food stall we stopped at sold bags of pork crackling, my favourite, and boy where they good, still warm. The food stalls sold all kinds of weird and wonderful home cooked things, the menus all looked like ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool