Jilly’s Jaunts – New Orleans – and all that ‘Jazz’

New Orleans a city that defines itself by its quirkiness. From one-of-a-kind Mardi Gras traditions to voodoo superstitions. The city’s past and present is full of unusual customs you won’t find anywhere else. Sheraton New Orleans Of course , as soon as we arrived at our destination I could not leave our hotel quick enough … Continue reading Jilly’s Jaunts – New Orleans – and all that ‘Jazz’

Jilly’s Jaunts – The Frogmore Cotton Plantation and Natchez

Just north of Natchez we arrive at the ‘Frogmore Cotton Plantation’.  This plantation provides a great tour of the cotton gin and an insight into the way of life during the years of slavery and also the cotton gin process This plantation is filled with interesting working areas for processing cotton. Lots of to-date information … Continue reading Jilly’s Jaunts – The Frogmore Cotton Plantation and Natchez