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The Juliet Hotel

The Juliet Hotel

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The Juliet Boutique Hotel, an Ascend Collection hotel, provides unparalleled boutique-style accommodations in downtown Lafayette. Housed in the historic La Parisienne building, this Lafayette, LA hotel is close to a number of area attractions. Located in the heart of Cajun country, Lafayette boasts a cornucopia of unique offerings, Dozens of specialty stores and restaurants are close by. Located in the heart of Cajun country, Lafayette boasts a cornucopia of unique offerings.

Red Carpet Inn

Red Carpet Inn

in Hotel, Budget Lodging

Red Carpet Inn is located just off I-10 in Jennings, LA, conveniently located between New Orleans and Houston and only 30 minutes from LakeCharles.

America's Best Value Inn & Suites Lafayette

America's Best Value Inn & Suites Lafayette

in Accommodations, Reservations, Accommodations

Americas Best Value Inn and Suites Lafayette North/I-10 offers the most value for your money when staying for business, pleasure, or just passing through. We offer clean spacious rooms, a 24-hour front desk, free coffee in lobby, free deluxe continental breakfast, and free Wi-Fi throughout the property. All guest rooms include microwaves, mini-fridges, coffeemakers, hairdryers, 39 inch flat panel cable TV, HBO, ESPN, iron, ironing board, and alarm clock radios.

Laura Plantation

Laura Plantation

in Heritage, Historic, Historic

You are invited to enjoy a cultural tour experience unlike anywhere else in the United States at Laura Plantation. Here, on the banks of the Mississippi River, in the middle of New Orleans Plantation Country, at one historic farm, surrounded by fields of sugarcane, you will find the difference that exemplifies Creole Louisiana.

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Adventures on the Wild Side

Adventures on the Wild Side

in Destination

From strolling down the sidewalks of a nationally recognized antique city, to taking a ride on the wild side, Tangipahoa Parish has hidden surprises for everyone.

History and Culture on Display: Vermilion Parish

History and Culture on Display: Vermilion Parish

in Entertainment, Destination, Events

Over 150 years in the making, Vermilion Parish is steeped in history and seasoned with a dash of "joie de vivre." It is known as "The Most Cajun Place on Earth," with nearly 50% of the citizens claiming Cajun ancestry.

Going with the Flow: Tour du Teche

Going with the Flow: Tour du Teche

in Events

Imagine a four-day party that lasts three days and covers 133 miles. The celebration even includes prize money.

The Best of Both Worlds: Livingston Parish

The Best of Both Worlds: Livingston Parish

in Destination

Just east of Baton Rouge off Interstate 12 lie the communities of Livingston Parish, with the charming Denham Springs at its core.

State's Oldest Festival: Cajun Coast

State's Oldest Festival: Cajun Coast

Shrimp and petroleum sound like an odd combination for a festival. But these are two of the prime industries of St. Mary Parish and have produced one of the state's oldest harvest celebrations.

Jumbo Helping of Gumbo: Iberia Parish

Jumbo Helping of Gumbo: Iberia Parish

in Dining, Main Street, Destination, Events

Gumbo is a pièce de résistance in Southern Louisiana, so it's no surprise the World Championship Gumbo Cook-off calls Iberia Parish home.

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Welcome to South Louisiana, We are glad you are here, cher'.


You are at the heart of the cultural phenomena that is "Cajun" sweeping the country. Most people think of New Orleans when they hear "Cajun" but that is just part of the story; the fact is the culture of South Louisiana is unique and cannot be duplicated. Our food, music and spices are exported around the world but they are missing the secret ingredient.  The people; a special blend of seasoning. A little Cajun French, a pinch of Creole, a dash of Spanish, African, Caribbean and a touch of Angelo and BAM you got the most unique culture in our country.


Explore our backyard and you will find more of the finest restaurants and freshest seafood than anywhere in the country. Take a stroll down any one of our renowned Historic Main Streets and visit the art galleries and museums that preserve our culture and heritage.  Perhaps you prefer to take a ride on the wild side. Board an airboat and explore the largest river swamp in America, the Atchafalaya basin.


When you visit one of the fine places featured in TravelHost, please tell them TravelHost of South Louisiana sent you, they make it possible for us to serve you.  We are glad you are here. 


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