Wyndham Garden Baton Rouge
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- Free High-Speed Internet
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- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
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Baton Rouge does not have a huge number of museums or galleries, but there are a couple of interest to visitors. Next to the Old State Capitol, you can find the LSU Museum of Art. Ran by the University of Louisiana, it's based in the Shaw Center, a sleek modern building. Inside, they have a good collection of 17th and 18th century portraiture on display. ...
... the states...delicious. We drove approximately 150 miles to Baton Rouge to where we are staying tonight on our way to New Orleans. We first crossed the bridge ( the bridge we saw from our motel in Mississippi ) over to Louisiana. We did not want to retrace the same route as yesterday as we needed to travel via Natchez. Therefore we went from Mississippi to Louisiana back to Mississippi and back to Louisiana . It was nice ...
... deluge. After 20 min. it let up enough to continue. I stayed on my plan to ride up the Mississippi River. The weather front seemed to be moving west to east but slowly. Taking the slower road worked and the ride from NOLA to Baton Rouge was actually pleasant. I got some great pictures of 2 plantation houses, and farms. This area must produce half of the gasoline in America. The oil refineries on this road ...
... about Natchez and the Indian tribes and how they were move out and killed by the white men and also how some became friends with the while settlers. I went up the ramp to look out at the beautiful view of the Mississippi River that flows between Mississippi and Louisiana. You can see both states at once. How cool is that?
After boarding the bus we toured the city and saw a few of the old plantations that are still standing after a few ...
... of jewelry and antique shops, two buskers, 3 police vans and the police station to the Royal Palace (on Royal Street). We splashed out a bit. We had 2 cocktails each. Marie had French Onion Soup with blow torched cheese on top and I had Gumbo both of which we really good. Marie wanted the fish platter but they were out of fish so she had the shrimp platter and I had shrimp and grits (a local favorite). Marie ...