Day Tripping From New Orleans: Bayou and Plantation Country and Metairie

Oak Alley Plantation 01

While we were in New Orleans, we rented a car for the day to spend a little time exploring some areas outside of the city. After about an hour expressway drive west, almost to Baton Rouge, we exited the highway and followed the Great River Road partway back, past a flame-belching oil refinery and an [Read more …]