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Gumbo and Cocktail Swamp Tour from Lafayette
"A professional network of comedians historians outdoor outfitters and Certified Cajuns will guide you to having an authentic Cajun experience visiting southwest Louisiana. From cruising down the Lazy Bayou Vermilion in your private luxury 21 foot Sun Cruiser Pontoon boat exploring cultural Cajun Heritage parks learning how to Cajun dance peeling a crawfish and sampling some of the area’s most unique foods. You will journey on specifically designed trips to let you Laissez Les Bon Temps Roulez! (Let The Good Times Roll!!)."""
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Southern Louisiana Private Swamp Tours
"The departure point for this 2.5 hour long swamp tour is located 30 minutes outside of the great city of New Orleans and along the way you will see fishing villages and breath taking views of the bayou. If needed transportation is provided to and from the location with high end luxury vehicles and there is a pick up fee per person that is due at time of arrival at the tour location.As your tour departs from the docks and you begin to explore the swamp you will see all sorts of wildlife ranging from alligators to migratory birds from South America and everything in between. The beautiful Mississippi River Delta is ranked as one of the top 5 deltas in the world with the most animal life per acre. On your tour you will have the opportunity to see alligators up close as your tour guide hand feeds them food. Come see what southern Louisiana has to offer.""""A private swamp tour is the best way to explore and appreciate the history and landscape of southern Louisiana. This two and a half hour tour explores over 28 square miles of terrain with many different types of wild life such as alligators and migratory the tour guides are locals and they are knowledgeable in the rich history of the area. Make sure to ask them about the 2
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New Orleans Marigny Neighborhood Tour
"We will stroll past architecturally significant buildings and historical sites recounting such tales along the way such as how the game of Craps was first introduced to America by way of New Orleans and how that famous culinary delight known as the po' ­boy came to exist.  This neighborhood sits on the original plantation of Bernard de Marigny one of the more colorful characters in the city and was once home to a thriving population of Free People of Color. Today it is  predominantly inhabited by musicians artists and entrepreneurs that add a rich layer to an already significant past. Tour like a local as we introduce you to the Frenchmen street scene and all the sights and sounds of this vibrant area."
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Cane River Creole National Historic Park

This national historic park preserves a series of plantations along the Cane River south of Natchez, LA. There are two main plantations, Oakland and Magnolia open for tours, they preserve the life of...
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Poverty Point National Monument

This archaeological site was once one of the largest pre-columbian cities in North America. Built and inhabited from 1650 to 700 BC by the Mississippi mound building culture, the prime feature of the...
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Shreveport

Set in Northern Louisanna, Shreveport is known mostly for its casinos. However it has quite a bit more to offer with bike trails, museums and other unique attractions like Chimp Haven. Shreveport is...
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New Orleans

One of America's most unique city's, New Orleans is steeped in French Creole culture and is the birthplace of Jazz music. It's a definite must see sight in the US with enough to keep a visitor busy...
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VISIT BOURBON STREET AND ENJOY THE MUSIC

Even if you are just passing through this great city of New Orleans everybody wants to stop and enjoy the life in Bourbon Street ...That amazing centre of this City of New Orleans that has been...
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The First Step: Louisiana Visitor's Center

Upon entering any state by car, I like to visit the Welcome Center, which is always helpful in getting the information you will need to enjoy the state.Having family in Waskom, TX right on the...
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Shreveport/Bossier City's Casinos

If you are an avid gambler, or someone who enjoys seeing a nice show and dinner, Shreveport's Casino district is the place to be.Several of the big named casino chains have branches here on the Red...
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Louisiana State Capitol

It began as the dream of Huey P. Long,governor of Louisiana. And it was a very daring thought to build such a big State Capitol Building during the 1930s.The New Louisiana State Capitol was completed...
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Pet the Shark - he likes it.

I try to go everytime I'm in New Orleans. It's definitely the best aquarium I have ever seen. I'd pay just to see the jellyfish. They have no heart, no blood, and no brain. Yet they live. Coming from...
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Rural Life Museum

This museum contains a large collection of material culture of 19th century Louisiana, and also houses artifacts dealing with everyday rural life up to the early 20th century. It is largely staffed by...
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Bocage Plantation -- NOW OPEN

Dear River Road Travelers,Bocage Plantation has officially opened its doors to the public for tours and Bed & Breakfast. Listed on the National Historic Register, Bocage has become a living museum...
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Natures wonders near New Orleans

There are numerous things to keep you busy. Just north of New Orleans lies Lake Pontchartrain and the greater northshore communities where nature is bountiful. Enjoy a swamp tour (Honey Island Swamp...
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Shreveport

Shreveport was named after Miller Shreve who was commission to come into the area and clear a 165 mile log jam that had formed along the Red River (which was known as the "Great Raft''). This opened...
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Natchitoches

Natchitoches was originally founded by the French somewhere around 1699 as an outpost on the Red River to trade with the Spanish in Mexico. Trading became successful with area Indians and so a trading...
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8 Canal Street, New Orleans, Louisiana, 70130, United States
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7939 Essen Park, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 70809, United States
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451 Clyde Fant Parkway, (formerly Hollywood Casino), Shreveport, Louisiana, 71101, United States
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1910 S. College Rd., Lafayette, Louisiana, 70508, United States
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5300 University Parkway, Natchitoches, Louisiana, 71457, United States
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1475 Garrett Road, Monroe, Louisiana, 71202, United States
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