Days Hotel New Orleans - Metairie
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- Continental Breakfast
- Refrigerator in room
- Microwave in room
- High-speed internet in room
- Free High-Speed Internet
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... regardless of your wealth or the size of your house, Katrina did not discriminate. Whole neighbourhoods washed or blown away...people couldn't come back for 3-6 months. Bodies lay undiscovered in ruins for weeks and weeks. Some were never found...and some bodies never claimed. Katrina, to me, is yet another example of the contradiction that is the USA - wealthy, 1st world, yet shamefully negligent on occasions... Surrounding NOLA are swamps, bayou and ...
... and tried a load of them, although we backed out of trying the one which required a waiver to sign in order to try it, probably for the best! Later in the evening we chilled back at the house and A.J had rustled up a slow cooked pork joint. So we made po boys! This is basically the term for a proper French bread sandwich and it was bloody good! We then headed out for a few beers with the English and Canadian guys. We popped into the oldest bar in New ...
... our styrofoam cooler and stocking
up, we left it in our room and headed to Jackson Square. We just
wandered the quarter a bit this first day. Had beignets at Cafe du Monde.In the evening we headed up
to the balcony and had wine and snacks and watched the rather
interesting people go by on the street below.
I think having
traveled extensively ...
... I got some pictures of the books so I can get when I get back. After a lovely stroll we got our swamp attire on ready for the afternoons adventure! Gator boats! We had 20 of us on our air boat and we had front row. They are amazing and smooth but very very loud. We all had ear muffs to help. It wasn't long and we saw our first few gators. They are attracted to all things white so the tour operators feed ...
... my first bite and made the mistake of breathing and ended up gagging on a lungful of powdered sugar. I ate my sugary delights and felt instant regret. I don't tend to eat a lot of sugar, so this did not sit too well with me. My stomach was already groaning. I headed back to the car using streets I hadn't already walked. I climbed into my car and headed back to the hotel. I couldn't eat any more food as my stomach was doing somersaults all evening. I watched some tv and went to ...