Super 8 Sulphur/Lake Charles
Travel Blogs from Sulphur
... and great shrimp at Steamboat Bills, local restaurants …definitely looking forward to more good grazing though LA.
2-15-2014 Lake Fausse Point State Park, Martinville, LA, 3 nights
The drive through rice fields and the inter-coastal waterway via LA scenic 14 to the bayou of St. Martin Parish was interesting. A great SP set in a bayou and on ...
Well, yes we drove all this way for warmer weather. That's also about how far away the warmer weather has also traveled. This is the second time the infamous Polar Vortex has swung in down here. Once again, we're hunkered down in a state park waiting until it's safe to come out of the cold.
We had thought to spend some time with our friends Sharon and John Vercellotti, but it was not to be. Sharon ended up with a touch of ordinary stomach flu and we had ...
... buffet food was quite good, I drank a few fingers of free whiskey, and met a few co-workers while I was at it. Apparently my softball prowess reputation proceeds me, as it is usually the first thing to come up after I introduce myself. I don't mind that at all. I didn't end up gambling at all, most people just stayed at the Jack Daniels bar for the majority of the night. When I left at midnight, there ...
... expert cray fish catchers and developing tasty gumbo! They also have a really original dialect which was very entertaining. Jack took us into the heart of the bayou showing us the huge amount of wildlife and trees - only saw one alligator though, although I think the group was relived about this. After the boat tour we headed to our camp site and ate some truly American mac 'n ...
... go. Anyway, the current exhibit was Window on the West, views from the American frontier from the Phelan collection. It seemed kinda strange to travel thorough the west to view this collection in the south. Right fine collection of western art. There were no photos allowed, so you have to take my word on this one.
Hunger was setting in so ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Business Services
- Free parking