How's a Bayou?
Rural, Small Town
|Lodging||Historic Inns and B&Bs|
|Distance & Duration||Up to 120 miles/3-7 days|
|Difficulty||Moderate to Strenuous|
|Highlights||Food, Music, Architecture, Wildlife|
There are all sorts of places you can transport yourself into a different experience, but a bayou has to be among the oldest, tastiest, and most Spanish-moss bedraped places do it. Slow moving water deep in the delta has nurtured a distinctive ecosystem and culture for a long time. Stir it with a paddle and you’ll get your roux.