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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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New Orleans Treme Heritage Tour
"Come with us on a tour of Tremé neighborhood. Tremé is rhythm and soul. It is the pulse of the city the birthplace of great musicians and artists alike. Sitting adjacent to the French Quarter it is where Jazz was born and where great men rose up in defiance to demand civil rights.This is the story of the oldest black neighborhood in the country where Skull and Bone gangs Mardi Gras Indians and second line parades burst the seams of the neighborhood with music and deep rooted cultural heritage. Tremé is a national treasure and our highly educated and informed guides are ready to help you explore it."
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bryant hall

bryant hall was built in 1911 and is home to the university of mississippi's department of classics. inside of the hall there is a beautiful globe which is a must see when visiting the campus. bryant...
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lafayette county courthouse

the original lafayette county courthouse was built in 1840. in 1864 the original courthouse was burned by union general a. j. "whiskey" smith. the current courthouse was built in 1873. the new...
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the grove

the grove is a park like area in the center of the university of mississippi campus. on football weekends over 25,000 football fans set up tailgating parties in the grove. at the university of...
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vaught-hemingway stadium

vaught-hemingway stadium was originally built in 1915 and is home to the ole miss rebels football team. the stadium has been recently expanded and now accomindates over 62,000 spectators. for SEC...
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barnard observatory

the barnard observatory was built in 1859 by chancellor f. a. p. barnard. the barnard building housed the university of mississippi departments of physics and astronomy from 1859 to 1939. from 1939 to...
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ole miss confederate civil war memorial

located on the east end of the grove is the university of mississippi confederate civil war memorial. the memorial is a standing soldier motif which is common in the south. what makes this memorial...
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lyceum

the lyceum is the university of mississippi's adminstration building and the most reconizable building on campus. this beautufil greek revival building was built in 1846 and is the oldest building on...
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miss maud faulkner house

the miss maude faulkner house was built for maud faulkner in 1932. maud faulkner was the mother of the nobel prize winning novelist william faulkner. the miss maud faulkner house is listed on the...
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the square

courthouse square also known as the square is lined with restaurants, bars, and upscale clothing and antique stores. because of the university of mississippi downtown oxford has a vibrant nightlife....
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oxford city hall

the oxford city hall is located on courthouse square across the street from the lafayette county courthouse. at the city hall you can get tourist information about the attractions of oxford. for those...
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Ole Miss

Came back for a short visit during the summer and can see more things without the hustle and bustle when the university is in session. Very good place to attend college and would recommend it to...
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Taylor Arts and The Book of Love

I was in Oxford when someone recommended that I visit Taylor, a small community of artists, about 7 miles from OxfordWhen I say small, I mean a community of about 200 or so people, with 3 or 4...
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confederate civil war memorial

the lafayette county confederate civil war memorial is located on the grounds of the lafayette county courthouse. the memorial has a standing soldier motiff which is common in the south.
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Town Square

Oxford is a great place to soak in some university small-town atmosphere. Cute little shops--you have to go to Square Books--and restaurants where you can kick back and relax.
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"Oxford...an Odd Mix of Academia and Big Hair"
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"A Family/Work Visit"
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"LSU wins again in Oxford"
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