New Orleans, Day 2

3 August, 2015
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OK, first — the beignet thing. I mentioned on Facebook yesterday that they were “meh,” and much like some reactions I’ve seen from my seafood-loving friends who are quite — shall we say — freakishly enthusiastic when confronted with people …

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New Orleans, Day 1

2 August, 2015
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Greetings from “[dozen different names for New Orleans]!” We arrived yesterday late morning and hit the ground riding and walking. When we finally got back to the hotel (we’re at Harrah’s again, since you can’t beat free) in the evening, …

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Biloxi

1 August, 2015
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We had a relaxing and fun two days in Biloxi, a place neither of us had visited before. One downside, however, was that when we showed up for the train tour of the city, we were the only ones there, …

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Brief, but wonderful

30 July, 2015
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Here’s what happened, OK? The construction congestion gods all got together and said Wouldn’t it be funny if….? The entire 11-hour drive was accompanied by orange barrels, I kid you not. But the reward for our struggles was sweet. While …

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Laissez les bon temps roulez!

29 July, 2015
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Indeedy. We’re starting our Delta¬†Odyssey¬†this morning, soon as the coffee’s gone and breakfast dishes are done and last-minute items are packed into the Finkmobile. It was actually pretty easy to get ready, which should definitely be the case, as road …

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