Lafayette Named Top Travel Destination

Louisiana has a thriving tourism industry. It’s just gotten another shot in the arm.

Travel Lemming has named Lafayette the world’s best place to travel for 2023. It recently released their list of the world’s 50 best places to visit around the world, and the Hub City is number one! The article recognizes New Orleans as a popular destination but recommends Lafayette for avoiding crowds and enjoying excellent music and cuisine.

Quoting the article, “The town proudly lives up to the state’s mantra “laissez les bon temps rouler,” or “let the good times roll.”

The article acknowledges something residents know. The best times to visit are March through May and September through November.

The article encourages visitors to “Take in the aromas of Creole cuisine and the rhythm of Cajun music while wandering this Southern city’s historic streets.”

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Source: LCG