Super 8 Natchitoches
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- Continental Breakfast
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... the finale to the Hunger Games Trilogy: Mockingbird Part 1. We saw six movies this week--two at each of two drive-ins and two to get ready. None of them was excellent, but none of them was terrible, either, and for drive-in fare, that's going some.
And that was just about that for the Christmas trip. Sunday is the super long driving day: 800 miles or so to home. But we're ready to get there, so we will try to drive it straight through.
We were awakened by a extremely loud air raid siren this morning. The City of Nachitoches (nak-a-tish) has a very loud siren system with recorded announcements throughout the downtown area. Thoughts of impending London air raids, armageddon or tornados went through our heads until we heard the loudspeakers throughout town, warning of lighting strikes from the incoming thunder storms. That was a whole lot of excitement within the B&B for just another thunder storm. Breakfast ...
... in the middle of their 19th annual rhythm and blues festival. We quickly made our way down to the Cane River Lake where the festival was blaring. A few minutes and a short walk away, we were listening to their hometown singer who recently departed "The Voice", TV show. DeShawn Washington was followed later in the evening by The Marshall Tucker Band. In between, we sampled Natchitoches specialties such as meat pies, opalousas, gumbo and bananas foster. Nice southern ...
The weather today was great. Cool when we started out but nice sunshine and the local temp was up to 66F by mid-day. Our first stop was the Oakland Plantation which has 17 of the original buildings remaining. It is a National Historic Park and is one of only two such farms west of the Mississippi. There was a free tour of the main house and self-guided tour of the balance of the property. Next stop was the Melrose Plantation. Only a few ...
... is very picturesque. In addition, it is the home of North-Western University which is a very large campus. We had dinner at Mama's Oyster House. Great dinner of gumbo, étouffée and crab cakes. Highly recommended. Many of the plantation homes still exist some of which are still private homes. Tomorrow we will head out to some of these plantations and other historic ...