Baton Rouge Area

Baton Rouge Area Travel Guide

Articles about Baton Rouge Area

By Chris Abell

Cheering on the home team is a fantastic way to spend a Saturday. Go ahead and make it a weekend in one of these 15 great college football towns.

By Briana Fasone

Views out the car window look brightest in spring, when the landscape bursts with wildflowers. See for yourself on America’s best spring drives.

By Malia Boyd
As any local will tell you, New Orleans is a place where what's worth doing is worth overdoing. Its holiday season lasts from Halloween until Jazz Fest in April. Its unofficial motto is Laissez les Bons Temps Rouler (Let the Good Times Roll). Even...
This month's opening of the Shaw Center for the Arts in Baton Rouge is thrusting the Southern city into the architectural spotlight. Designed by Schwartz/Silver Architects of Boston, the $55 million, six-story complex on a bluff overlooking the Mi...
By George Howe Colt
I am not a bed-and-breakfast person, and I'm on the outs with inns. I don't like thumping my head against the eaves of quaint New England saltboxes, ripping Shaker quilts when I turn over in bed, or smiling politely as my innkeeper, who gave up Wa...