More about Baton Rouge
Why go to Baton Rouge?
As the capital of Louisiana, Baton Rouge has a bit of history to explore including a former World War II battleship
This city doesn't offer much of the culture you may think of when Louisiana comes to mind
If you're into governmental history stick around Baton Rouge, otherwise head out to the nearby swamps
Currency & Best Way to Get Money?
Louisiana only seems like a foreign country; the U.S. dollar is the only currency accepted. Credit cards are also widely available. ATMs are available once you leave the levee; the closest one is on Third Street, a short walk. There's also an ATM in the Belle of Baton Rouge casino.
English is the language spoken, but you should expect a Southern drawl.