Travel Blogs from Alexandria
... three hour drive into New Orleans so we should be there by noon. Our campsite is very nice. Has water and electrical outlets right next to the picnic table and even has a shower in the bathroom. I'm a little confused about how Louisiana handles the finances of their parks because we had to drive on a dirt road to get to the park but when we got here the bathrooms were air conditioned. I'm not complaining though because with the humidity I will take any air conditioning I can ...
After a light shower overnight (we stayed dry), today was absolutely perfect. We relaxed all day, doing our own little things. Sherry read her book on a float in the water, Debby laid on her lawn chair in the sun, and I went for a long walk exploring the campground. We had grilled pork chops (not squirrel) for dinner, with wild rice, and French cut green beans with sautéed onions and mushrooms. The bathhouse showers are nasty here (thank God for shower shoes) and tonight was ...
We made it! We're all set up and relaxing! The truck pulled the camper like a dream. Sherry is a great driver! The weather is beautiful. We rode the whole way with the windows down and AC off! Debby hung a clothesline for the first time. Woo hoo! She also killed a scorpion for me in the camper, but that wasn't the scariest thing that's happened so far.... Earlier this afternoon, while driving with the windows down, I turned around ...
... Weekenders", it doesn't affect us much, but it's interesting to see the varied group that shows. It's nice to see folks without white hair enjoying camping with their kids.
We'll be moving on tomorrow through Baton Rouge to another state park. It's called Tickfaw State park. We'll stay their for two nights. We find that staying in the outback gives us more of a sense of peace. The rates are right and just ...
... worked for me and Lynn, being a conservative, of sorts, had water.
We both cleaned our plates, unfortunately, in a manner of speaking. It was a bit difficult to navigate out of the place. ;o)
We then went to Target shopping and then to Walmart. I had checked out the reviews and was amazed at how positive the were about this W store. Shopping there was a pleasure. The staff was friendly and helpful and the stock was better than I ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking