Tour French Quarter to Carrollton on St Charles Streetcar

Just outside our welcoming inn is a convenient and popular mode of transportation: the St. Charles Streetcar Line.  But this isn’t just any old streetcar line.  It is a historic, record-setting wonder with gorgeous scenery, shopping, eating, and discovery!  Let … Continue reading

Discover New Orleans Through the Louisiana State Museum

Most museums are buildings which house collections of historical importance.  Here in Louisiana, we do things a bit differently!  OUR State Museum isn’t just one building – it is a collection of historical locations throughout the state which hold significant … Continue reading

Spring Fiesta March 2014: An Historic NOLA Event

Each year the New Orleans Spring Fiesta Association hosts the Spring Fiesta.  This classic event has helped to celebrate the area’s history, historic architecture, and the preservation of both since 1937.  This year, the Festival is celebrated on the weekends … Continue reading

Mardi Gras in Nola: The Best Valentine’s Gift of All!

Give your sweetie the gift of a lifetime, Mardi Gras in New Orleans! Mardi Gras 2015 runs from February 6-17, and rooms are going fast, so book yours today. Call Joe or Bebe at Avenue Inn Bed and Breakfast (800-490-8542) … Continue reading

Great Food and Mardi Gras at Arnauds in the French Quarter

Speaking of Mardi Gras, New Orleans can mix it with just about anything. Food and Mardi Gras?  You certainly have it here in the Cresent City at Arnauds! Not quite one of the city’s Centenarian restaurants (but will be added … Continue reading