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SamsTownDear Casino Marketing people…

I was watching my twitter stream the other day and saw Sam’s Town in Tunica has a deal where you visit the buffet for $10 and get a $10 of slot play here it is:

http://www.samstowntunica.com/whats-new/events/$10-wednesday-buffet?smid=tu_tw_40200_body_5 (more…)

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Map of the Isle Road Trip

Map of the Isle Road Trip

My wife, daughter and I hit four Isle hotels and casinos as well as some of the most interesting places in Mississippi and Louisiana.  At the end of the trip, we had totaled 1200 miles and several new friends.

To wrap things up, I thought I’d list out the posts so you can find them in a single location.  Wineries, maps, interesting museums, winning casino stories… they are all here. (more…)


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Isle of Capri Lake CharlesWe ended the “Isle” part of our Isle Road Trip that the beautiful “Isle of Capri Lake Charles”.  This is one of the nicer Isle hotels and casinos and reminded me a lot of the former Isle Casino in Biloxi.

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IMG_4361As I mentioned in my last post, I went outside from the Isle of Capri in Natchez to take some pictures. If you are ever there in the evening, take a break and go outside. It is beautiful.  click “more” to see some more pictures. (more…)


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IMG_4384For us gaming folks, it is sometimes nice to get out of the casino for a short break.  After we checked out of the Isle of Capri hotel, we headed over to the Stanton home for a tour (they open at 10am).  If you can get there at the end of March, the flowers are just starting to bloom. (more…)


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IMG_4302Gambling and steamboats have been a part of American culture since before the times of Mark Twain. So, we were pretty happy driving up to the Isle of Capri in Natchez. The riverboat, essentially permanently  docked to the shore, is three levels with slot machines on all of them.  The top level also has a nice buffet. (more…)


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Did you know Coke was first bottled in Vicksburg Mississippi?  If you make it to Vicksburg (see my last post) take a tour of downtown and visit the Biedenharn Coca-Cola Museum.
Here are some photos from when we were there: (more…)

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