Super 8 Baton Rouge (Sherwood Forest)
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... the Okeechobee deal. The lake/river isn't in the picture much.
I finally hit the roads to Baton Rouge and the skies opened up again. I was on I-10 for about 5 miles when I couldn't see a thing. I pulled off to another gas station and the weather front was so bad the station actually shut the pumps off for fear of lightning strike. Knowing that really helped me feel safe.
The rain passed, ...
... yummy. After dinner and wonderful conversation among friends we walked to the Old Liberty Theater for more music by the same band and more dancing. The music was good and so was the dancing. Two hours well spent.
We returned to our bus and headed back for Baton Rouge. Pat and I was able to get to know one another a little better. She told me all about the cruise she and her husband had just gone on. That sounds like fun. Maybe one day. We arrived ...
... position. It is a long narrow town with a steep drop-away on each side. There was a port town in the lower area called Bayeu Sara , but after a couple of disasters it was mostly demolished and some of the buildings such as the Methodist church tower were dragged up to St Francisville and incorporated. It is a very pretty town with pretty houses and we wandered around until we were cactus! This afternoon we ...
Up early for brekky in the very posh dining room then a slide show by the riverlorian about the river in general and the boat/ship in particular, then an explanation of how the excursions work. Apparently the very fancy buses which are decorated to look like the paddle steamer follow us up the river. We landed at Nottaway instead of Oak Alley because of the height of the river, so our bus trip ...
Finally left Nacogdoces at 1445 hours drove for about five hours with a stop at a Cracker Barrel for dinner and borrow a book on tape, The Longest Ride by Nicholas Sparks. Stayed at a truck stop last night as we both were really too tired to go on. One thing we've learned is NOT to push it with about 40,000 pounds of weight behind us. Up early and still had breakfast in bed and on the road at 740 hours heading south to Interstates 10 & 12 east toward a Baton ...