Petra, Thailand, Iceland, Australia...our list could go on and on. But while searching out the new and unique, we often overlook what's in our own backyard. We live in Monroe, Louisiana and as great as it is, we're always looking to leave and explore some far off place.
But what if we researched and toured our town like it was Los Angeles, Tokyo or London? What if we spent a weekend as tourists in our city and viewed it with fresh eyes? That's precisely what we decided to do. We vacationed where we live, in Monroe, Louisiana. Keep reading to find out what we did and why you should visit our hometown too.