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travel42 Port Guide: Natchitoches

Natchitoches travel42 Port of Call Guide

On the banks of the Cane River, Natchitoches (pronounced Nah-kuh-tish) is the oldest settlement in the Louisiana Purchase. It is compact in layout and features countless beautiful gardens and charming examples of colonial architecture. Natchitoches is locally famous for its annual Christmas celebration, when the whole city is festooned in colorful lights. The people of Natchitoches are friendly and inclined to fill you in about local history—they're particularly proud of the fact that the...
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