#IsleRoadTrip Series

IMG_1437If you caught my last post on our upcoming #IsleRoadTrip, you may be wondering who Isle of Capri is. They are not as big as MGM Resorts, Penn National Gaming, Caesars Entertainment, or Boyd Gaming.  You don’t find them in Vegas, Atlantic City, or Monty Carlo.

The Isle is really more of a mid-west and southern casino company.  And they are not small.  They have 15 gaming and entertainment facilities in Colorado, Florida, Iowa, Missouri, Louisiana, and Mississippi.  Did I mention Mississippi?  They have three casinos there and we’ll be hitting all of them.

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Map of the Isle Road Trip

Map of the Isle Road Trip

OK folks, we are going to have some fun.  Baby Gambler is on spring break the end of March (for the record, Baby Gambler is 22). Her boyfriend has spring break at a different time so I and Mrs. Gambler are going to take her on one last vacation before graduation.

We have set up a road trip though parts of Louisiana and Mississippi. If you have never been to this part of the country, now is the time to get a twitter account.  We will be tweeting and Pinteresting and blogging along the way.  I’ll be tweeting as usual as @CheapGambler and will use the #IsleRoadTrip tag to stay in touch. (more…)

If you saw my last post, we started our trip to Biloxi in a super cheap hotel. The story I’m telling my wife is that this was to make the next hotel look even better :-).  It is like the old commercial where the guy stumbles out of the dessert int a bar and asks for potato chips before drinking his soft drink. (more…)