Sometimes, we take Lafayette for granted, even with all the new developments that seem to pop up every day. There are buildings and locations that we pass everyday and think we know like the back of our hand. How well do we know these spots from above? Some may be easy, but I found myself having a hard time believing what some of these 'familiar' places looked like from a bird's - eye view!

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    #1

    This is has been a Lafayette mainstay for decades, though it's had a number or renovations over the years.

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    #2

    It's a good idea to watch your speed anywhere in Lafayette, but especially around this building.

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    #3

    The number of footsteps taken here is uncountable.

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    One of the biggest buildings of its kind in Acadiana.

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    It's best to avoid the streets around this building around 730 a.m. and 230 p.m.

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    This building marks its 217th anniversary this year.

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    One of the quietest spots in Lafayette, located on the scenic route to Breaux Bridge.

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    This building features some of the most beautiful architecture and sculpture in Acadiana.

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