What to pack for Louisiana

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    Sensible Shoes

    by aemaya Written Apr 2, 2003

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    Luggage and bags: Nah. All you need is money, one change of clothes, a camera to go (for blackmail shots), and advil for hangovers.

    Clothing/Shoes/Weather Gear: Sensible shoes. Tennis shoes are good. You can bring sexy shoes, just make sure you can walk in them for up to 20 blocks. I learned this one the hard way. I'd wear my sexiest heels and 20 blocks later (they sneak up on you) my feet would be throbbing. Of course, I soon realized the more I drank, the less my feet hurt. Resolved! Until the next day that is. One word. Blisters. In large amounts. Score one for men for not having the desire to wear sexy shoes. (Well most men. *wink*)

    Toiletries and Medical Supplies: advil for hangovers.

    Photo Equipment: only if you are okay w/ losing it.

    Miscellaneous: If its during Mardi Gras, New Years, or Jazz Fest and you plan on spending time on the Bourbon ruckus, don't wear shoes or pants that you care about. I have had that muck eat holes in my pants and shoes.

    Related to:
    • School Holidays
    • Budget Travel
    • Hiking and Walking

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    by Superheat Written Aug 25, 2002

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    Luggage and bags: Go light weight,

    Clothing/Shoes/Weather Gear: Summers are sticky HOT, with mosquitoes ruling from mid-march through october. Winter can go from mild to damp cold in a half a day. Snow is a rare sight, only 1 or 2 days and not every year.

    Toiletries and Medical Supplies: INSECT REPELLANT, SUNSCREEN,SUNGLASSES, HA

    Camping/Beach/Outdoor Gear: Visit Kisachie Hills and bring your swimsuit for a cool swim at the falls .

    Miscellaneous: Bring a cooler and have plenty of cool drinks on hand.

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    by mangoblue99 Written Aug 24, 2002

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    Clothing/Shoes/Weather Gear: WALKING SHOES ARE A MUST, THIS STATE IS LARGE AND THERE IS SO MUCH TO SEE.THE WEATHER IS WARM TO TROPICAL HOT AND THE RAIN SOMETIMES SEAMS TO GO ON FROEVER, RAIN COAT AND UMBRELLA WORKS JUST FINE

    Toiletries and Medical Supplies: YOU CAN GET WHAT YOU NEED AT ANY OF THEIR FINE STORES.

    Photo Equipment: THIS IS A PHOTO OPPERTUNITY IF THERE WAS EVER ONE, PLENTY OF 1 HOUR SHOPS ALL AROUND THE STATE...

    Camping/Beach/Outdoor Gear: IT'S A SPORTSMANS PARIDISE ...FRESH AND SALT WATER FISHING, HUNTING FOR ALL TYPES OF GAME AND PHOTO SUFARIS, IN THE BAYO FOR ALAGATORS AND SWAMP CREATURES....

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    by Rude_boy22 Updated Aug 24, 2002

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    Clothing/Shoes/Weather Gear: Pack an umbrella, for when it rains here it pours. If here during the summer, make sure to carry light clothing, it gets very hot/humid.

    Camping/Beach/Outdoor Gear: Mosquito repellent, lots and lots of mosquito repellent.

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