Mysterious New Orleans Krewes and their Parades

When you visit New Orleans, you’ll undoubtedly hear references to Krewes.  While they may sound ominous, breathe easy: these groups are a bit like clubs for adults which host events throughout the city.  The reasons for their creation vary, most … Continue reading

Ten things you may not know about New Orleans

So you’ve ridden the St. Charles Streetcar, lived it up in the French Quarter, and eaten enough gumbo to fill a family of four and are now left wondering what facets of New Orleans you haven’t mastered. Do not fret: simply read on for informative tidbits about this cultural playground you may not have known. Continue reading