Terrebonne is a parish in the Acadiana section of Louisiana.
Houma: this pleasant small city is the Parish capital
This area to the south west of New Orleans has picturesque bayous, countryside, and small towns.
- Wildlife Gardens, 5306 North Black Bayou Drive, Gibson. 30 acres of preserved swamp, where you can walk around a nature trail on shady paths. Apart from the natural wildlife there are ostriches, bobcats, nutria and alligators on display in cages and paddocks and peacocks roam the grounds. Bed and breakfast accommodation is available in four small 'trapper's cabins', adjacent to a small swamp. Each has its own front porch overlooking the water and ideal for gator watching. Staying overnight is a unique experience that kids will love. http://www.wildlifegardens.com