17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Over the Railing

As an antebellum Southern plantation, Oak Alley is a duality of perspectives as both a serene monument to a bygone era and as a stark reminder of a horrific past, depending entirely on which side of the terrace you happened to be on.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2017
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Vacherie, Louisiana, United States of America
Camera: iPhone 6s Plus
Copyright: © Tara Aiken