Women In Charge At Laura Plantation

Women In Charge At Laura Plantation

Unlike other Louisiana plantations clustered near the mighty Mississippi River, the history of Laura Plantation features generations of female entrepreneurs who took the reins and showed how skillful women could be at business. In addition to the women’s...
Gettysburg Christmas Festival 2022

Gettysburg Christmas Festival 2022

It’s so exciting to see my hometown transformed into an old-fashioned holiday wonderland during the Gettysburg Christmas Festival each year. Past Lane Travels contains affiliate links and is a member of the Amazon LLC Associates Program. If you make a purchase...
Gettysburg Remembrance Day 2022

Gettysburg Remembrance Day 2022

If you’re not from Pennsylvania you may have never heard of Gettysburg Remembrance Day — but it’s a big deal here! In fact, it’s one of my favorite “holidays.” If you want visit Gettysburg, I recommend Remembrance Day weekend as one...
Tour A Haunted Louisiana Plantation House

Tour A Haunted Louisiana Plantation House

When I had the opportunity to visit a beautiful River Road antebellum mansion, I had no idea I was going to be touring a haunted Louisiana plantation house and its grounds. The historic Houmas House showcases what life was like on a sugarcane plantation in the 1800s...
Is Gettysburg Worth Visiting?

Is Gettysburg Worth Visiting?

Since it’s my hometown, lots of people ask me: “Is Gettysburg worth visiting? For a little background, Gettysburg, Pa., is a small town of less than 8,000 residents that draws more than a million people each year. Despite the influx of visitors, Gettysburg...