Loading...

Bon Veiller, cher

Sharing the love and uniqueness of Louisiana, one visit at a time

Huntin’ Gators on the Geaux: Marshlander

  Bet you’ve never seen a gator in a kilt before! Well this Gator on the Geaux is wearing just that! He hangs out near the entrance to a law office at 1807 Lake Street in Lake Charles, Louisiana. The artist is Mark Lefevre.

Read more

Fearless Finds: W.H. Tupper General Merchandise Museum

Ready to step back in time? Well we have found just the place to make you feel like you’re back in the early 1900’s! The W.H. Tupper General Merchandise Museum is a hidden gem in downtown Jennings, Louisiana. Just a block down from the Heywood Building, the museum’s exterior looks like an old storefront, and when […]

Read more

Huntin’ Gators on the Geaux: See You Later, Alligator

This Gator on the Geaux fits in perfectly outside the travel agency at 1407 West Prien Lake Road in Lake Charles. His tail is covered in foreign countries, and it appears he once had a camera around his neck! The artist is Fred Stark. Help us find all the Gators on the Geaux! Comment below or […]

Read more

Huntin’ Gators on the Geaux: Regulator Gator

  We had to travel just outside of Lake Charles for this official Gator on the Geaux located inside the Iowa Police Station. He’s all decked out in his police uniform, white gloves and all! The artist is Myka Guidry. Let us know of any Gators on the Geaux we are missing in the comments below […]

Read more

Southern Snapshots: A Lacassine Pool Trail

  Just one of the beautiful natural sights along the trails in the Lacassine Pool! This was taken early in the fishing season before the trails were overgrown, so it’s a nice reminder of how the Pool changes as the year goes on.  

Read more

Small Town Spotlight: Emily Simon

One of our first missions when we started this blog was to recognize locals and pay tribute to some of the amazing individuals around us. Finally we bring you Small Town Spotlight where we will highlight a member of a nearby community who is unique and deserving of some recognition! Our first Small Town Spotlight […]

Read more

Huntin’ Gators on the Geaux: The Red Gator of Big Lake

  It’s a surprise Gator on the Geaux! My boyfriend and I were just driving around Big Lake and spotted this lovely Gator under the carport of a house. Luckily the owner was there and was so kind to tell us all about it! Lois Manena said she bought this Gator on the Geaux from […]

Read more

Fearless Finds: The Sloppy Taco

Is it Taco Tuesday yet?! Well it’s only Monday, but we have tacos to share with you today! The new rage right now in Lake Charles is the Sloppy Taco food truck, and I was lucky enough to be working in Iowa, Louisiana, when they made a stop there last month! The Sloppy Taco food […]

Read more

Fearless Finds: Java Joltz UPDATE!

Try out a different flavor of coffee? Yes, please! And as usual Java Joltz did not disappoint! We first visited Java Joltz about a year ago (click here to read that post!), and we were very excited to get back and see what’s new and talk about their recent venture into using the Waitr app. Well […]

Read more

Huntin’ Gators on the Geaux: Bowtie Marina’s Pirate Gator

  It wouldn’t be Lake Charles without a few pirate Gators on the Geaux, and we found our first one at Bowtie Marina! Although he appears to be missing his headpiece, he still has his weapons in his pockets! This Gator on the Geaux stands on the deck to keep watch over the marina and welcome […]

Read more