O'Keefe Plaza Hotel
Travel Blogs from New Orleans
... enlightened'. NBA - National Basketball Association. The weekend we happened to be in New Orleans was the weekend when all the top American teams were playing off against each other. The Jam Session we went to was a hyped up event where you could mill around with hundreds of people you didn't know and try out different speed, agility, jumping tests; try shooting baskets at 7, 8, 9 and 10 feet, join in a knockout game of bump or round the world; watch some ...
We both didn't sleep well in our uncomfortable small bed, although we were tired, we both just couldn't sleep, causing us to not get up in time for the morning cooking class. Instead we tried to sleep in. Once we got up we headed back into town to the IHOP for breakfast, it took a little longer than usual at breakfast because our waitress was too busy trying to be a diva and not doing her job. We were being picked up near our hotel between 12.45 and 1.15pm. ...
... dancing. Oh, and this is a street with traffic. They still dance in it. On a school night. Welcome to New Orleans.
This morning at breakfast, I met another Aussie chick travelling alone and staying in my hotel. We're going to meet for dinner tonight. Who knows what I'll gnaw on this time? :-D Seeing as it's all Hallow's Eve here today, I'm sure the freak show parade will be getting off to an early start.
Me and my camera will be awaiting.
... I found hilarious (especially as Emily had introduced us to a program called 'Swamp People' about people in Mississippi and Louisiana who go out and hunt crocodiles, they're crazy!) but unfortunately the last tour of the farm had shut so all we could do was look around the gift shop, interesting experience! After our day of eating and walking we are all pretty shattered so are zonked out in front of the tv and about ready for ...
... it has thousands of people, all doing what ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center