While I was based in Tallahassee Florida I rented a car and made my way towards a conference (SPSP2013) taking place at New Orleans. It was a wonderful trip, New Orleans was absolutely fascinating with the crazy Mardi Gras traditions, and the road between Tallahassee and New Orleans offered plenty of wonderful beaches and attractions at Pensacola and Alabama.


MardiGrasWorldNewOrleans011 thumb Mardi Gras World : New Orleans new orleans


To summarize that short trip, this was my route…



New Orleans

Lots of historical plantations and houses all across the country-side…

And, ofcourse, the Mardi Gras madness…


Destrehan+Plantation+New+Orleans+ 17  Destrehan Plantation : New Orleans new orleans




Fort+Conde+ +Mobile+ 2  Fort Conde : Mobile Alabama mobile alabama




Pensacola+Beach+ +Florida+ 19  Pensacola Beach   IHMC visit : Florida florida


Also stayed overnight at the gorgeous Orange Beach near Pensacola, and stopped over in various wonderful springs and hikes along the way. Was magical.

Tags: alabama; beach; mardi gras; new orleans; orange beach; pensacola; tallahassee;

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