Frenchmen Orleans at 519, a Festiva Resort
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... until officials cleaned up the mess, and thus the train did not arrive until sometime after 4:00 a.m. New Orleans is the end of the line, and they have to do the whole cleanup of the train, restocking, repairs, arranging new cars--whatever. Can't be done in two hours. So there we were: stuck with our luggage in the Amtrak station for five hours. Quite a few people were really hacked off, but I have to say I don't think one can really hold ...
... was on the gulf but it is 100 miles down the river from this city. The port channel is 250 feet deep with many currents which precludes pleasure crafting on the river. Wonder if Huck Finn knew this little factoid. I bought the book to re-read as addendum to this experience.
The Mississippi is wide, silty and one of the busiest ( if not the busiest) in the world with 500 million tons of goods shipped yearly. Wheat leaves New Orleans and steel ...
... a New Orleans icon, became the be-all and end-all of his musical universe. “When I started out playing, it was down on the streets in the French Quarter for tips, and wed sit and watch all the guys in suits going inside to play in the clubs,” he said. “I was watching one day when, all of a sudden, I heard one trumpet on the jukebox. I was 19 or 20 years old, and it was Louis doing a solo on When You’re Smiling. “I was so overwhelmed that I went that ...
... got to sit back, relax and enjoy the scenery with Jay doing the driving. What a fun week it was! By the way, we decided this is the life for my brother. The man will make friends with any and all the neighbors at the RV parks. It is right up his very social alley!!
Saying goodbye stinks!! We had to do it in Houston.
Love you Jay and Joyce. We are so thankful you came with us. We are looking forward to the day when we can be road tripping ...
... 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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TravelPod Member ReviewsFrenchmen Orleans at 519, a Festiva Resort New Orleans
Located in the French Quarter on Frenchmen street and surrounded by jazz clubs. A very cool hotel with very helpful staff
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