Travel Blogs from New Orleans
The only way to make Mardi Gras even more fun is to be with friends..right?? We took Jay and Joyce with us when we left Florida!! Can you say ROAD TRIP!!
We left Florida Saturday March 1st at 6 am and were Biloxi, Mississippi bound. It was about a 10 hour drive which is a long day for Honey and I on the road, as a matter of …
... greek and trojan empires.) Chugged into old new orleans to the sound of arcade fire's reflecktor, which matched the frenzy of walled off down town canal street, which i took a wrong turn on, and into the masses of downtown people, drunk and dancing, i would later find out that today was the first day of the parade, a parade that continues into the next weeks of mardi gras. Checked into india house, and though not extremely pleased by the cleanliness of the sheets ...
Our last full day in this fabulous city, and the sun was shining. Unfortunately, the temperature was only slightly above zero. We planned a trip out of town to a traditional Southern plantation homestead called Oak Alley, and hit the road about 10am. The drive took about an hour, through very flat, swampy land. The homestead is a traditional Southern antebellum plantation, with a rich history. Oak Alley was built by Jacques Roman for his new wife Celine, who was a ...
... Sun Studio is where Elvis Presley recorded his first song, same as Johnny Cash, also it was where the first ever rock and roll record was recorded. We checked out all the memorabilia and some old recordings, the girl giving the tour was hypo of the coffee she had been drinking, she took us down from the museum part into the recording studio, this was where all the greats recorded there albums. Gave me goosebumps a bit when she pulled out a microphone that was one of 5 in ...
... that day, a former neighbor at the Regency/Sulgrave stopped me and asked if I was still single; that she had a friend she wanted me to meet. Maybe this was the friend?
I replied to the text: “Sure. What time/place works for you?”
Seven hours passed. Then this arrived: “I have cases at the Indian Creek campus (I435&Nall) this afternoon, should be done by 5:30-6:00.”
OK. This has to be the doctor. Doesn’t it? I texted ...
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- Continental Breakfast
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility