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LAFAYETTE, LOUISIANA

The Cajun Experience in Music, Food, and Dance

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Program #5629RJ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Moderate
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Premium Email Subscriber Feb 28, 2015 at 03:42 PM

hello my future friends - excited about this Cajun adventure - leaving tomorrow!
unsure of the weather but know everything will be just wonderful!


Judy Wolf Jan 08, 2015 at 03:30 PM

Looking for ride on Jan 17 or 16 from Lafayette to New Orleans after Cajun Experience.
Sue Schierholtz Jan 19, 2015 at 02:58 PM

How did you make the trip from Lafayette to New Orleans?
Ronald Kramer Feb 03, 2015 at 07:19 PM

Sue, what were you able to find out regarding transportation from Lafayette to New Orleans on March 7, 2015? Ron
Ronald Kramer Mar 02, 2015 at 05:02 PM

Didn't t yet. We were going with Mark Garrison but he cancelled due to athe surmise of a family member


Sue Schierholtz Sep 02, 2014 at 04:17 PM

Looking for transportation from lafayette to New Orleans on March7, 2015.
Ronald Kramer Feb 02, 2015 at 09:20 PM

So am I Ron and Margo, as the train doesn't run on SAt or Sun. What have you considered as an alternative? Renting a car and car/van pooling? We could consider.....
Ronald Kramer Feb 03, 2015 at 11:43 AM

MARCH 7 2015 LAFAYETTE TO nEW oRLEANS
Ronald Kramer Feb 03, 2015 at 11:43 AM

NEED TRANSPORATIO SHAREING TO NEW ORLEANS 3/07/2015
Mark Garrison Feb 06, 2015 at 11:56 AM

I just signed up for March 2 to 7 and need to get to Lafayette march 2 and back to New Orleans March 7 . Could rent a car and share both ways or one.
Mark Garrison Feb 07, 2015 at 03:17 PM

I have reserved a car and welcome company going Orr coming or both
Ronald Kramer Feb 10, 2015 at 11:17 AM

Hi Mark, Please give me a call regarding our riding with U from Lafayette to New Orleans on Sat March 7. Thanks. Ron. (2) passengers
Ronald Kramer Feb 10, 2015 at 11:17 AM

760-644-8549
Mark Garrison Feb 11, 2015 at 11:09 AM

I left a voice message, or we can engage by email blubry@cox.net.


Carl Shannon Apr 01, 2014 at 01:05 PM

The Cajun culture program (#5629RJ 12May14 - 17May14) will be fun and informative. As Texans we enjoy these good neighbors and are eager to learn more about their life. We hope by the means of this social network to visit with others who will make this particular journey. Carl & Jo Shannon, Houston, TX April 1, 2014


Linda Levine Jan 26, 2014 at 11:41 PM

If you live in Westchester County NY, consider flying out of the county airport. Delta flies non stop to Atlanta. Layover is 2 hours or less. Let the good times roll.
Anne Massey Feb 21, 2014 at 07:18 PM

Looking forward to the May 12-17th, 2014 program. My sister and I are Acadian. Our roots are Nova Scotia and New Brunswick parents. It will be exciting to know more about those Acadian that traveled to Louisiana.


Bertha Clarke Dec 29, 2013 at 12:33 PM

We are doing the Feb 17-22, 2014 and looking forward to our 2nd RS EXPERIENCE. We have been to Pont Breaux before and food and music worth returning.
Barbara Cummings Jan 10, 2014 at 10:29 AM

I'm going on that same trip. It's my first RS experience and I'm so looking forward to it. I love Zydeco and the food sounds delicious. Looking forward to meeting you! Barbara


Annie Gilcrease Shurtleff Oct 28, 2013 at 11:16 AM

I did this a couple of years ago and you're in for an Awesome Adventure, not to mention a great value


Linda Barbone Oct 28, 2013 at 10:39 AM

My husband and I are registered for the first session in November. It will be our first Road Scholar trip, and a celebration of our 40th wedding anniversary. Is anyone else going?


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5 nights of accommodations
14 meals: 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 5 dinners
3 Expert-led lectures
7 Field trips
3 Hands-on experiences
2 Performances

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