Night Out // Bayou Night Life

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Cultural Blending // Vietnamese Culture

Many refugees of the Vietnam War found themselves in the Bayou Region of Southern Louisiana, surrounded by rich Cajun culture and opportunities for work. The journey across the world was tough and risky, but it is greatly appreciated by the young Vietnamese generation living on the bayou today. “It makes me feel grateful that I [...]

Bayou Sleeps // Unique Places to Stay

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Bayou Souvenirs // Unique Gifts

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Bayou Lore // Hauntings

Louisiana’s Bayou Region is rich in haunted history. Over generations, locals have passed down dark tales from the bayou, including legendary haunted swamps and plantation ghost stories. As time passes, and stories become more and more embedded in Cajun culture, the line between fact and folklore begins to blur. One of the most famous hauntings [...]

Scenic Drives // Louisiana Trails and Byways

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Bayou Welcome // Cajun Coast Center

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Making Music // Recording Studio

Local music producer puts local music on the radio in the Bayou Region Hidden in the quaint suburbs of Houma, Digital Sac-a-Lait Productions serves as an essential recording studio for musicians in the Bayou Region. Pershing Wells— a professional guitarist, vocalist, and songwriter from Bayou Black— owns Digital Sac-a-Lait Productions, where he works with local [...]

Cajun Eats // Seasonal Eating

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Kid Scene // Bayou Country Children’s Museum

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