Absinthe Home Of The Green Fairy

Absinthe, much like New Orleans, has been given a bad reputation in many circles. This article takes a look at the history of absinthe and it’s return to the US. It’s resurgence has a connection to the Metro New Orleans area.   Absinthe Chasing The Green Fairy     Upon returning to the French Quarter […]

Court of Two Sisters

If your are looking for some traditional New Orleans food than Court of Two Sisters should be on your list. This article offers a look at a New Orleans classic.   Court Of Two Sisters Judging from the gorgeous day I spent in the French Quarter yesterday, spring is sneaking up on us. With sunshine […]

Top 5 Areas To Visit In New Orleans

New Orleans is one of the go to vacation spots in the US and even the world. Here is our Top 5 areas to visit list but it isn’t exhaustive. You could spend a year in New Orleans and not see and do everything. So don’t hesitate to comment with your top 5.     […]

Doreen – The Clarinet Queen

New Orleans is filled with a cast of characters and individuals with a history. Ms Doreen is one of those individuals with a history. While this article was written in 2010, it is still valid. If you are in the French Quarter aka “The Quarters” stop on the corner of Royal and St. Peter and […]

Antoine’s Of Course

You should do Antoine’s Lunch at Antoine’s   I get asked a lot of questions being a French Quarter local. “How do we get to the LaLaurie Mansion?”, “Is the Convent down this way?”, “Is it safe to walk to Frenchmen St. from here?”, “Which way to Bourbon Street?” etc. but the most asked question […]

Run Red Dresses Run

  Put On Your Red Dress, And Run       Have you ever wanted to put on a red dress and run around in New Orleans drinking and partying? Then make sure you sign up for the 2019 Red Dress Run. They put the fun in run! You must be 21 and wear some […]

Queork in the Quarter

The Most Interesting Shop In The Quarter   The French Quarter is a beautiful must see part of New Orleans. The architecture alone is worth a stroll through its three hundred year old streets. There are plenty of restaurants, art galleries and shops to visit, though some of the shops can get a bit redundant. […]