Louisiana's Mardi Gras celebrations are approaching, and while this holiday is an important part of the state's history and culture, it's not the only reason to visit.
There are bargains to be found in these charming towns where the living is easy.
Babies born at a South Louisiana hospital will now leave with a CD of Cajun and Creole lullabies to sing them to sleep.
A South Louisiana native attends Festivals Acadiens et Creoles for the first time and gains a new respect for her culture —and Cajun music.
Save the date for the 40th anniversary of Festivals Acadiens et Creoles in South Louisiana in October.