Day Trip to Houma

Experience Cajunicity! If you’re willing to take a little farther drive as a day-trip from The Stockade Bed and Breakfast, a trip to Houma, Louisiana in the southern part of Cajun Country is one city you should definitely visit. Houma … Continue reading

A Day in St. Francisville

Maybe you’re coming to stay with us for a romantic stay or looking for adventure. Either way, taking a day trip to charming St. Francisville, known for its small-town, quiet life, may be just what you’re looking for. It is … Continue reading

The Magnificent San Francisco Plantation

On the east bank of the Mississippi River in Garyville, La. sits one of the most magnificent and architecturally distinctive plantations in North America, the San Francisco Plantation. This colorful antebellum galleried Creole style house is nestled under centuries old … Continue reading

Nottoway Plantation, the South’s Largest Existing Antebellum Mansion

Nottoway Plantation and Resort, spanning 30 acres, is a magnificent 1850’s sugarcane estate and is the South’s largest existing antebellum mansion. It is located less than an hour’s drive from The Stockade Bed and Breakfast and is a favorite place … Continue reading

Top 5 Things to See in Baton Rouge

Baton Rouge is a fascinating city to visit and offers a wide range of things to see. Though there are many more, here are what we feel are the top 5 things to see in Baton Rouge: Old State Capitol … Continue reading

Fascinating River Road Plantations to Tour

There are many plantations along both sides of the Mississippi River, some well-known and some not so much. All of these plantations can be reached by day trip from The Stockade Bed and Breakfast. The well-known ones were mentioned in … Continue reading