10 Cool Attractions on the New Orleans Garden District Tour
The New Orleans Garden District tour will amaze you with a variety of antebellum architecture and rich history.
New Orleans decor… where did it come from?
New Orleans’ music, muffeletta and Mardi Gras may garner the most tourist attention. But until you’ve seen this city’s homes, you haven’t really seen New Orleans. Such a unique mix of homes… from …
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Antique shops along Magazine Street My best friend and sister of my heart, Debbie, yes we’re both Debs, lives clear across the country from...
Pirates Alley Cafe
This was the original site of the Spanish Colonial Prison the Calaboza est in 1769. This is the root of the word calaboose used for jail. Many pirates were imprisoned here including the brothers Jean and Pierre Lafitte. Both escaped from the prison. When they aided General Andrew Jackson in the battle of New Orleans that defeated the invading British army, the alley and Jackson Square were the sites of huge parties and parades honoring the pirates. The prison was torn down in 1837 and the…
Valerie Esparza | New Orleans on Instagram: “I love the Cathedral from any angle.”
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The Beautifully Strange World of Miranda Lake
Stepping onto the grounds of Miranda Lake's New Orleans home feels like being transported into the whimsical world she depicts in her artwork.