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Louisiana to Tennessee: Cross-Country Road Trip, Part 5

Bossier City sits on the east bank of the Red River, opposite Shreveport, in northern Louisiana. It’s home to four riverboat casinos: Horseshoe, Boomtown, Diamond Jack’s, and Margaritaville, which offer table games and slots and all-you-can-eat crawfish buffets. Horseshoe comped me a spacious hotel room with a view of the other three through floor-to-ceiling windows.… Read More Louisiana to Tennessee: Cross-Country Road Trip, Part 5

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Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City

The memorabilia ranges from Elvis Presley’s silver Rolls to Michael Jackson’s crystal glove.  Ol’ Blue Eyes looks out from the walls.  Music pulses from lobby lounges.  Guitar shapes are everywhere. My travel companion and I walked under sparkling crystal chandeliers across glossy flooring laden with guitar-pick shapes.  We were checking in to Atlantic City’s new Hard Rock… Read More Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City