Gonzales, Louisiana

Also known as the “Jambalaya Capital of the World”, Gonzales is a small city in Ascension Parish, between the capitol city of Baton Rouge and New Orleans. There are different parks in the city such as the Jambalaya Park, Municipal Park, Tee Joe Park and Carver Park where you can play various sports, too. If you are traveling with kids, don’t forget to let them play at the Lil Bambinos Playtorium. If you need a place to stay, check out Pelican Inn and Candlewood Suites for hotel discounts.