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Join Us for a Trip to Louisiana’s River Parishes in July

Have you always wanted to experience the beautiful area around New Orleans and the Mississippi River? Are you looking for ways to learn more about trip possibilities in Louisiana and have a great time doing it? Do you have a few days to see Louisiana’s River Parishes firsthand in July? Would you like to spend a few days with executive staff of The Group Travel Leader magazine while you’re at it?

If so, we have just the opportunity for you.

Louisiana’s River Parishes is inviting up to 25 of our travel planner readers to enjoy a five-day site inspection trip, September 13-17. Qualified travel planners will be guests of the Louisiana’s River Parishes staff and will enjoy visiting the area’s riverfront plantations and other attractions.

And once you get to New Orleans, all your expenses are covered.

“Join The Group Travel Leader’s vice president and executive editor, Brian Jewell, and Kelly Tyner, our vice president of sales & marketing, for this fun and educational site inspection trip to experience the best of Louisiana’s River Parishes,” said publisher Mac Lacy. “Brian and Kelly will accompany our Louisiana hosts on this trip and will be sharing their travel experiences with everyone in attendance.

“Brian and Kelly will be highlighting the trip in real time on social media, and Brian will write an article on this tour for publication in The Group Travel Leader magazine,” said Lacy. “Tour participants will have the opportunity to share their impressions and experiences about Louisiana’s River Parishes with our staff and meet some wonderful hosts from the state. It’s going to be a lot of fun for everyone involved.”

All accommodations, sightseeing, transportation and meals are included once participants arrive in Louisiana. No travel expenses to and from Louisiana will be reimbursed.

This readership event and site inspection tour is limited to 25 qualified travel planners. Applicants will complete a brief travel profile that will be used by Louisiana’s River Parishes staff to select attendees.

To submit your travel profile and request a spot on this exciting trip, go to and fill out your profile online. To inquire by phone or to ask a question, call us toll-free at 888-253-0455 and ask for Kelly.

Registration for this complimentary site inspection trip in Louisiana’s River Parishes closes July 31, so don’t delay.

Join Brian, Kelly and Louisiana’s River Parishes for a wonderful trip September 13-17.