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... for 50 years. Today her work is very valuable and she is considered Louisiana's most famous folk artist. Her original role at the plantation was as a cook. The history of the plantation is very interesting. Marie Thérèze Coin-Coin, an enslaved woman and Claude Pierre Metoyer, her French owner had many children together. The land was acquired through land grants and the Yucca House was the first structure followed by the ...
... course resulting in a 36 mile long oxbow lake known as the Cane River. When it changed from a river port it gave rise to cotton kingdoms along the river. The affluent owners had plantation homes as well as elegant houses in the town. The fact that it became isolated resulted in the preservation of its heritage. The town shares French, Spanish, African and Anglo-Saxon ...
... br> The last few nights we camped in Rusk, Texas. We went to the longest footbridge in the US, to a tomato festival, to a state park. The campground had a saltwater pool, so that was fun.
Before that I don't even remember where we were!! We were in Benson, AZ and saw the wildfires from afar, took the girls to our old haunts in the Sonoran Desert and ...
No, not really. Today, finally, 65 miles into my ride, I put Texas in my rear view mirror. OK, so I don't have a rear view mirror, even better, one glance after I crossed the state line and it was gone. If you were counting, and I was, that was 8 days and about 842 miles of Cowboy country. Today was day 15, so half the trip to this point took place there.
Today, Louisiana, Hopefully, tomorrow into Mississippi ...
Even before this trip this week, I had two business trips. Today I spent the morning getting ready to leave work behind for 6 days and pack my bags! Fortunately I had my packing list ready to roll and a cab scheduled to pick me up. I made it to the ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking