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Posted: Tuesday, 07 January 2014 2:46PM

A pricey road trip to see the Saints



When the Saints do battle in Seattle this Saturday can they count on a contingent of Who Dats to cheer them on?  Well, it's not sounding very
encouraging.  

First of all it's very short notice and Jim Pratt with Eagle Travel in New Orleans says between the price for airfare, hotel rooms, meals and of course tickets to the game, he suggested turning this venture into a vacation.

Clients who called with interest quickly found the trip to be cost prohibitive.

''Talking about the same kind of thing, just trying to figure out creative ways to get the most for the money'' said Pratt.

Another travel agent Jim Dumigan said he encountered a similar situation with interested fans, it was just cost prohibitive.

''I just don't see Saints fans traveling in big numbers for this one,'' he said.

It looks like the Who Dats in the stands on Saturday will either live in the Seattle area or if they came in from New Orleans they will be folks with deep pockets.

 

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