what is something fun to do in the french quarter?

i am trying to plan a date in the french quarter that does not revolve around bourbon street. nor taking one of those horse carriages. is there something else fun to do besides drink? When I was a graduate student in New Orleans some of my favorite French Quarter activities were to start with a […]

Amanda Shaw: French Quarter Fest 2007, New Orleans

16 year old Cajun fiddling phenom Amanda Shaw leads her band at the French Quarter Festival, April 13 2007. (Too bad the auto-focus was intent on capturing the hat on the guy in front of the camera, instead of the action on the stage!) Duration : 0:3:26

New Orleans French Quarter: The Maison Dupuy Hotel – Room Types

http://bookit.com/us/louisiana/neworleans/hotels/maison-dupuy/?GCID=C30626x112&adid=So_3 Spacious room with either 1 King bed or 2 Double beds with balcony overlooking either the tropical courtyard or the French Quarter. Marble Bath, Air Conditioning, Cable TV, Data Port, Hairdryer, Modem Lines. Duration : 0:0:59

New Orleans fears new disaster

The city of New Orleans, on Louisiana’s Gulf Coast, is no stranger to disaster. In 2005 Hurricane Katrina destroyed large parts of the city and it still has yet to fully recover. Now as the Gulf of Mexico oil spill threatens to devastate the region’s wildlife and coastal industries, residents in New Orleans fear they […]

Switch from Coffee to Green Tea

I love green tea, when it comes to the subject I’m not objective. I start just about every day with a pot of Gunpowder green tea. Not everyday, some days I have a few cups of Genmaicha, Jasmine or Kukicha Twig Tea. I have lived in New Orleans and Seattle, in both cities coffee is […]

SHELL SHOCK: “Lost In Reality” 7-15-1988 (NOLA)

This is a video I shot at Storyville Jazz Hall in New Orleans on July 15, 1988. This is SHELL SHOCK!!! SHELL SHOCK were formed in 1980 and were the first hardcore punk band based out of the New Orleans area. Over the years the line up had changed as well as the style from […]