Wingate by Wyndham Lake Charles Casino Area
Travel Blogs from Lake Charles
We had a sleep in this morning! Nice motel, could be to do with that it is new!. Late start to the day so then we took a look around this place.
Took a drive to the old part of town and then over to lovely homes on the lake foreshore in the Charpentier Historic District. Beautiful homes (southern style) with lovely old trees and some have …
Not much happened on this day. We had a few hours to drive to Lake Charles in order to take a boat tour into the Louisiana bayou. Naturally, in preparation for this we watched The Princess and The Frog in the van on the way. On arrival we met up with the boat tour leader, who was called Cajun Jack. The 'Cajuns' are originally from Canada and migrated hundreds of years ago and settled in the ...
Admission to the Arts and Cultural Center was free in Lake Charles. We viewed a short film on the fire of 1910, which turned the town to ash. It seems, they would burn their trash behind the businesses in town, in a barrel. On the fateful day in 1910, someone wasn't tending the trash fire and the city burned down. The fire chief took the hit and ...
Made the drive up to and through Houston and thought all was good, crossing into Louisiana. Wrong. We stopped at the LA travel center, the first off ramp in La, and I spotted a flat on the right rear of RV, After clearing things up with AAA, that I did have RV coverage, 2 hours later the spare was on. The damaged tire could not be saved and we headed into Sulphur for a $400.00 ...
Heading east, once again. Travelled not fare out of Lake Charles to Oak Grove to do a air-boat and alligator tour.The guy, Ben Welch was very interesting to talk to as he is the 5th generation who has have lived on this farm.This is the 3rd house he has built in the last 8 years due to hurricanes, initially losing original ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center