"Lafayette" Lafayette by Little_Lou_Lou

Lafayette Travel Guide: 111 reviews and 155 photos

Memories

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I found these dabloons this weekend in my old desk at my mom's house and they got me to thinking about LA. I lived there for 5 years, but I have never been back. I miss it sometimes and were it not for the difficulty of making planned long term trips, I would go often.

We Lived in a small town called Henderson just off of I-10. We had Bayou Amy (pronounced ommee) running in our backyard and it was a wonderland for two tom boys growing up.

We built a swamp house, climbed oak trees, had many a camp out in friends yards, and played hide and seek in the cemetery (all the "burials" were done above the ground due to being below sea level).

I have many happy memories and I hope to revive them soon by visiting.

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:Good food, good, people, good times.
  • Cons:HOT!!! Too many fire ants!
  • In a nutshell:My home for many years...of course I loved it!
  • Last visit to Lafayette: Jun 1987
  • Intro Updated Oct 11, 2005
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“My body has certainly wandered a good deal, but I have an uneasy suspicion that my mind has not wandered enough.”

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