Thursday, February 26, 2015
Viva Lake Charles! Upon taking the casino trolley from L’Auberge Casino Resort to the new Golden Nugget Lake Charles, I thought I had found myself in Las Vegas. The energy was high, the ambiance was contemporary and the retail...
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Many Louisiana towns have a local holiday lighting display, but north and central Louisiana take it a step further with the Holiday Trail of Lights. The trail includes Shreveport-Bossier City, Minden, Monroe-West Monroe,...
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
As the weather cools and the humidity drops, New Orleans comes alive with festival season. Festivals take place throughout the city celebrating everything from Gulf Coast seafood to contemporary art.
My favorite way to travel...
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Sitting in a ditch watching Matthew McConaughey film a scene for the HBO series True Detective is not the most glamorous side of the movie industry. Yet with McConaughey’s wardrobe crew on one side of me and his hair and makeup...
Thursday, June 26, 2014
Today I am giving you a little crash course in some uniquely-Louisiana terms so that, as a savvy traveler, you can blend in with the locals. Where better to begin than with one of Louisiana’s favorite pastimes: food.