Clarion Inn & Suites
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Today was an early start. 5.30am wakeup for a nice wet-wipe shower, a quick pack and a tent party, before heading out of the campsite at 6.30am. We voted to skip a roadside breakfast in favour of sleeping in the van, and that we did. We went through the state of Mississippi, stopped at a few gas stations, and ended up in the state of Lousianna. …
Waking up in a proper bed is seriously amazing, even if we only camped for 4 out of the last 7 days. We went down and met the other girls for breakfast, and then decided to meet up at 10.30am to go and see the sights during the day.
We walked down Bourbon Street (which it totally dead at this time), around the streets, and found the French …
We arrived in NOLA on Feb 7 and departed on Feb 10. The 1st day we got there around 8pm and after dropping off our things at the hotel we walked up Canal St in search of food. We stopped at a local bar that was serving food which I cannot remember the name. I had the gator sausage po-boy. It was decent. My friends had the gumbo, which they did not …
... doesn't like bread pudding however we all found the pudding and whiskey sauce very good. We also learned how to make pralines. Apparently candy making if one of the fine arts in this state.
A not very pleasant table companion was annoyed that we weren't keen on seeing the American WWII museum, "after all you are in the US". This sentiment was forgotten when a very nice man commiserated with Karen and I because we ...
... a crawfish boil that could feed a Kenyan village and we happily spent the next hour peeling and generally making a mess (I ruined my shirt with crawdad guts while inhaling the juice from the carapace). On stage was Chris Mule and the Perpatrators.
2:00pm WWL's Esplanade in the Shade Stage: Chris Mule and The Perpetrators
The name Chris Mule might not be instantly recognizable to the casual music lover. But in his native New Orleans, he ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsClarion Inn & Suites New Orleans
For the price and location, this hotel was perfect. I walked everywhere and it was very close to the French Quarter. Perfect for Mardi Gras
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