Mississippi River May 19th 2015 Left NO Saturday morning & drove up the Old River Road which hugs the Mississippi River.
Checked out some gorgeous antebellum plantation homes from the 1800's that have been beautifully maintained.
The river is massive.
Stayed in a B&B in a little town called Port Gibson that was the site of a battle during the American Civil war, then on to Vicksburg Sunday which was also a famous civil ... read more
North America » United States » Mississippi » Port Gibson Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more