Road Trip: The Blues Trail

The Blues Trail, US Route 61, meanders, more or less, along the Mississippi River. In the 1930’s and ‘40’s, this route often carried poor rural musicians out of the dusty Mississippi cotton fields as they worked their way north. Along … Continue reading

Day Trip Excursion to Whitney Plantation, Wallace, Louisiana

Take a day trip from The Stockade Bed and Breakfast for 55 miles and visit Whitney Plantation on Historic River Road in Wallace, Louisiana. At Whitney Plantation, visitors gain a perspective of Louisiana’s enslaved people through museum exhibits, restored buildings, … Continue reading