For this last post featuring our New Orleans trip, we leave you with a photo of the moonrise over Lake Pontchartrain one day after a full moon. You can see a few stars dotting the night sky, and I love the way the moving water looks from this six-second exposure.
Tag: New Orleans
I love spending time in the New Orleans French Quarter. I love the distinctive architecture, the beauty of St. Louis Cathedral in Jackson Square, and, most of all, the music. The street musicians are so much fun to listen to, and on this trip, I also got a chance to go to Preservation Hall for […]
Evan and I spent Christmas in New Orleans together for the first time in 2010. I’ve talked before about how much I love his hometown. The food, the music, the history, the sights—from the French Quarter to the swamps … and did I mention the food? This was my longest trip to New Orleans yet, […]
Most people who go to New Orleans, or who have seen any movie set in New Orleans, know about this happy place. Yes, Café Du Monde in the French Quarter is a hallmark of New Orleans. You can’t really go to New Orleans without visiting it, even though there are a number of other Café Du Mondes spread […]