Experience Louisiana with all your senses
This week on the Travel Show – Louisiana, open for business and welcoming ever increasing numbers of visitors. Especially Canadians, who recognize it as a great value destination – and the shopping is tax free!
Louisiana creativity comes in many forms. Delight in its famous live music - native musician Buckwheat Zydeco just took home a Grammy music award. Louisiana has Award winning Chefs and you can savour the diverse and authentic cuisine through seven “Culinary Trails”. And Louisiana provides a distinctive backdrop to many films.
Louisiana Festivals are world renowned! There are year-round food and music festivals - in all, more than four hundred each year - from the Frog Festival in Rayne to the Zwolle Tamale Festival. Plus Louisiana has an international reputation for live music with events such as the Essence Music Festival and the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival. Find out more at www.LouisianaTravel.com
From the music, cuisine and festivals, to the traditions of Cajun culture, and the grandeur of Louisiana’s antebellum architecture in the many stunning, river-side plantation homes – Louisiana offers unique and vibrant experiences.
Tune in Saturday to win a trip for two to Louisiana on the Hanover Holidays motor coach tour “New Orleans, Back to the Bayou” departing October 22nd, 2010 including eight nights’ hotel accommodation, guided city tours of New Orleans and Baton Rouge, a Mississippi River Steamboat Cruise, a tour of Oak Alley Plantation, and a guided Swamp Tour.