Paragon Casino Resort
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... east back to Alexandria. Because it was hot it probably was not the right choice - but another lesson learned.
Pulled into the Best Western Alexandria - had a very welcome shower and researched places to eat. Ate and drank at Spirits and had a great conversation with the barman John and the gentleman sitting next to me who was also John.
Left the bike at Spirits - 30 min walk back in the morning to pick it up.
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... 160;Then I stopped for gas. I was the only car in a station full of pick-ups. Here is where I experienced my first hootin' and hollerin' from what I imagine are some upstanding young gentlemen in a very large truck. When I described my first Louisiana experiences to Mom, she replied, "Honey, You be in the south". I traversed most of Louisiana before some back-of-the-Prius camping at a boat launch in the middle ...
... before we left town as there was no easy left turn to get to our exit ramp. Lake Charles is a lovely town stretching around a large lake with plenty of parks and it even has buggy rides in the cooler evenings.
It was very hot all day so It was nice to have some quiet time to relax and catch up in an air conditioned hotel. We spent a good part of the morning looking for hotel rooms in the French Quarter of New ...
... br> We had some unfinished business with New Orleans so after picking up the car we drove to the oldest cemetery to have a look around. It was sooooo hot though that we didn't last long before seeking the sanctuary of our cars Air Con. We were literally beading with sweat within a minute of leaving the car. How do people live here?? More to the point how do people work here? We saw some builders labouring away in the sun, insane.
... because someone thought 5:30 a.m. was a good time to fly out. But instead of sleeping I will lay their with my thoughts running 90 miles an hour - is everything packed, did I get everything done at work that I should have, am I crazy for going away for two whole weeks? Can only hope that by the time the plane lands in Honolulu, I will be able to relax, leave all my worries behind and enjoy all that Hawaii has to offer.