Wingate by Wyndham Lafayette Airport
Travel Blogs from Lafayette
... hotel about 4.00pm. Had a room overlooking the pool and muddy river. Enjoyed a couple of glasses of red wine then went to dinnr at 6.00pm with the group.
Dinner was at a large house where they have wedding receptions, conferences."sunny mead".
Mama was the name of lady who runs this place.
We had home style cooking, music and dancing. A good night.
Had a quick drink in the bar before going to bed, but the room smelt too smoky, so we took our drinks back to the room.
I woke up in New Orleans hungover and tired - again. Had to meet the group over at their hotel and when I got there, Jenee (tour host) didn't have me on the list. And I thought 'oh, ****! - just adds to my New Orleans adventure. But all worked out in the end! The day was very low key for me. We ventured on the bus out to an alligator farm for a swamp tour. Was pretty good - saw some gators and stuff. We also went to the Tabasco factory. That ...
... end we stopped in a small lake where a couple of alligators swam up the the boat. The guide fed them marshmallows and could actually pat them. They may look like crocs but they sure don't act like them! Rich's travel tip #2 - tailgating greyhound coaches gets you free wifi while ...
... sure." Amazing. Anyway we all get our ten million pictures with the baby alligators before jumping back in the van and heading to the campsite at Lafayette. I withdraw my final pennies en route. The overdraft is officially now maxed out. This money is to last me til I’m home – deep breath. We set up camp and the boys do hot dogs for dinner which were really good. Eric is hammered cooking the hot dogs which ...
We continued west along Interstate 10, making our next stop at the city of Lafayette. In order to get a feel for some history of the area we visited the Vermilionville Living History Museum and Folklife Park, serving to preserve the cultural resources of Lafayette Parish and the surrounding region. The museum contains many unique restored historical items within its collection. There are artisans working ...
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Free parking