Get your escape off to an incredible start by learning a thing or two about Lafayette before you head off.
This city is 50 miles (80 kilometers) west of the capital of Louisiana, Baton Rouge. Lafayette is also 19 miles (31 kilometers) north of Abbeville.
This area of Southern Louisiana contains roughly 120,000 people.
Places to visit in Lafayette
Whether you like to think of yourself as a scholarly type or you simply want to discover a bit more about the region's long history of learning, University of Louisiana at Lafayette is sure to educate and enlighten. Like some more ideas? At Vermilionville there are countless tales of the past waiting to be told. Keep your ears open and you might just hear them as you wander through the streets of this well-preserved place. And there's more. Find out when the services are held at Cathedral of St John. While you're there, take a moment to perch on one of the pews and indulge in some personal reflection.
Where do you fly into for Lafayette?
The thrill of staying in a new place never gets old. Once you've safely landed at Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT), the main streets of Lafayette will be just 2 miles (3 kilometers) away.
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