Tag Archives: Living History

Destination Gems in Lafayette, Louisiana

We recently spent a few days exploring Lafayette, Louisiana. We parked for four nights at Poche’s, just east of town. While this was not our first stop-over in Lafayette, it was our first time to find destinations to explore! These are some of our favorite discoveries: Vermilionville Living History Park.  Much like Williamsburg, with its

Gettysburg’s hidden jewel

We enjoy Gettysburg, PA a lot. It’s close enough for a weekend trip, has lots to do and see. Plus our home park for Coast-to-Coast is there. So we visit there at least three times a year. One of the hidden jewels of Gettysburg is Eisenhower’s farm http://www.nps.gov/eise/index.htm. There you can learn about Ike’s presidency