Our friends Jen & Eric moved back to New Orleans (from Denver, where we met) last year and kept begging us to come visit. We found a good deal on flights and away we went for a long weekend. They took us all over town and made sure we had our fill of food and fun, starting with crepes that were bigger than our faces.
Walking along Bourbon Street, something everyone has to do once... if only to experience what booze, smoke, cheap cologne, incense, and urine smells like mixed together. Keep smiling!
swoony colors, artist studios, and knitting shops!
I tried to take a photo of every single corner in the French Quarter. I couldn't get enough of the buildings and balconies and old bricks, oh my!
I'll take one of everything, please.
I could have moved right in!
Po boys! My mouth is watering just thinking about this.
You can live in a Doll House!
3 parts sugar, one part paper cup. 100% Heaven.
The Voodoo Queen's grave
My favorite travel buddy
Steamboat Natchez, riverboat cruise
Be still my heart.
Even the wildlife is friendly! Hey little fellas!
(((objects in photo are actual size)))
shrimp & grits on our last morning