La Rue Esplanade
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... of tourists in Orlando and head West toward the Atlantic Coast. We drove past the place they launch the rockets in Cape Canaveral and saw the Kennedy Space Center. No launches that day...
It was a bit of a drive, especially amongst some pretty horrible drivers, but we finally made it down to Miami, home to some of the richest people in ...
... retirement ceremony of a Coast Guard officer, held in the large foyer area of the museum. It would have been neat to catch it, as military ritual fascinates me.
I got a ticket and boarded a Pullman car where I sat on a wooden bench seat and listened to the stories of different Americans telling their stories about how they came to be in the war. The stories are not that different to those of many aussies.
The museum is intended to show the ...
Early start this morning to get to New Orleans in time for our planned activities. We had a bit of a hold up at one of our stops as there had been a car accident. But we just continued to chill in the van. It was a long boring day of driving and pretty uneventful. Before going to New Orleans we were stopping off I'm not sure exactly where it was but it was a swamp tour. When we arrived the tour guides were all so friendly and nice. We jumped in the ...
... 6 dollars a night and then continued our walk to the famous French Quarter.
The first thing we saw was "Big Easy Daiquiris" Mike yelled out Heyy daiquiris I read about those…so it was a must..at 10am the drinking started. We taste tested about 5 flavors and then mixed and matched our delicious boozy breakfast drinks. They were so cold they felt like you had licked a pole in the dead of winter, but so tastey you couldnt stop doing it.
... just in time to get a Go-cup for the show.
Preservation Hall was definitely a highlight of our trip. And I'm glad we shelled out for the VIP tickets. We saw Shannon Powell and the show was terrific. The only downside is that it is over too soon (they only played 4 songs and the 45 minute set was over). It left us wanting more...
Luckily, we knew the Treme Brass Band was playing at dba on Frenchman so we
hightailed it over there. When we ...
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