It's About That Time, Where the Salty Breeze is Calling Our Name.

Right about now is the time that all of my friends make their way to Gulf Shores and to Florida. I keep thinking of ways to get my taste of summer all while staying in Louisiana. Turns out, Louisiana has a hidden gem that many Louisianians have kept a secret for several years.

Although Louisiana is a Gulf Coast State, No One Thinks About Our Beaches.

Louisiana isn't known for the beautiful white sandy beaches like Florida and Alabama, but we do have one beach that is a big secret. Louisiana has a beautiful beach that is a perfect long weekend destination. This beach is no secret to Louisiana residents.

Maybe You Can't Afford to Take a Week Off of Work.

We are all using our PTO to get some sand in our toes. Forking out a bunch of cash and having to take a week off just to get to and from Florida takes a toll on your bank account and puts a lot of miles on your vehicle, so keep your getaway in your home state.

Holly Beach is Known as the Cajun Riviera.

Holly Beach is a coastal community in the unincorporated community of Cameron Parish, Louisiana, United States. Several locals flock to the beach when the temperatures start to rise and some of the pictures of Holly Beach are epic.

Here are some Instagram photos from Holly Beach that have me wanting to pack my bags yesterday.

The Louisiana House That Is Still Stuck in 1960

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These are the 10 highest-earning zip codes in the Shreveport-Bossier area according to Stacker.com.

These 2 Berry-Picking Farms are Less Than 50 Mi. From Shreveport

It's time to put your family to work for fun, pictures, memories, and those sweet, sweet strawberries. These are the 2 closest places to Shreveport where you can fill your basket with the juiciest berries around.

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