Mississippi State Capitol in Jackson – The Magnolia State

Mississippi State Capitol-FrontIn January of 2018, we were in Baton Rouge, LA checking out the Louisiana State Capitol as well as some of the Sights and Sounds around NOLA. While we were there we also took a road trip to Jackson, to check out the Mississippi State Capitol. Continue reading “Mississippi State Capitol in Jackson – The Magnolia State”

Jackson Square in the French Quarter – New Orleans, Louisiana

Jackson-Square-Statue-1No trip to New Orleans is complete without a visit to Jackson Square in the French Quarter.  Thus we made sure to check it out while in the area, December 2017. The square was designed after the famous 17th-century Place des Vosges in Paris, France, by the architect and landscape architect Louis H. Pilié. and is roughly the size of a city block. Though it may be small in size, it is huge in history. Continue reading “Jackson Square in the French Quarter – New Orleans, Louisiana”