Uncle Sam's Hotel
Travel Blogs from LaPlace
... Katrina inflicted upon the city. Anne radiated as she burst into passionate speech about the city she was born and raised. The multitude of people and ideas in a centralized location work towards a creative spark I have not noticed anywhere else I've traveled. The arts are integrated within the daily lives of students, parents, families, and friends. Music, visual art, and dance are physical communications. We don't all speak the ...
... and headed back if to town. Rather than drop us off at our B&B we got the driver to take us to the French Market area where we decided to go to Tujague's for lunch. It was really good, I had a cup of Gumbo which was really delicious not at all like I had the other night. Then I had Blackened Fish with vegetables and it was lovely, John chose the taste of New Orleans because the boiled Brisket was not available. I then had pecan pie for ...
... art down the years! I had made delicious cookies with Corrigan's Niece, Annalise and sister, Christy. I was taught that the trick is to make the cookie dough but end up with only half left to bake, the rest takes route number one; straight to the gut without ever entering the oven! But the famous brand of cookie in the U.S is Tollhouse and in the ice cream shop Melanie took me to there was a Tollhouse cookie dough ice cream; I will emphasise that it was ...
... another private home booked through homeaway.com - very nice cottage in what seems like a nice part of town.
Went into town and had a stroll down Bourbon Street and the French Quarter before having a late lunch once again at 'Oceana' - recommended by the Visitor Centre - pretty good too - crab cakes and gumbo!
... tremendous start I quickly faltered when my arm fled the safe socket of my shoulder. I cursed my way to the edge of the pool and hauled my body onto the edge with my afflicted limb still dangling in the pool. Polly followed my instructions and with a gentle easy pull it slipped back into place. That makes it 3 times now that I have dislocated it swimming, you know, the same place most people do physical therapy because it shouldn't do any damage to ...
Other places to stay in LaPlace
3900 Highway 51, LaPlace | 2 star hotelfrom $98
4284 Highway 51, LaPlace | 2 star hotelfrom $112
111 Jean Street , LaPlace | 2 star hotelfrom $106
4289 Main Street, LaPlace | 2 star hotelfrom $103
4288 Highway 51, LaPlace | 2 star hotelfrom $111
3912 Highway 51, LaPlace | 2 star hotelfrom $88