Voodoo Fest 2016

Voodoo Fest 2016

Start prepping your costumes, because Halloween weekend is just around the corner, and with it comes the return of a favorite fall music festival: Voodoo Music + Arts Experience! New Orleans is quickly becoming the best place in America to celebrate Halloween, with...
Where To Go For Nightlife In New Orleans

Where To Go For Nightlife In New Orleans

New Orleans has a world-wide reputation for a lot of things, but perhaps one of its best known qualities is its nightlife. It might not be an official title, but “the Southern City that Never Sleeps” is a very fitting slogan. Whether you’re walking...
Carnaval Latino 2016 Celebrates Hispanic Heritage

Carnaval Latino 2016 Celebrates Hispanic Heritage

Did you know the term “French Quarter” is kind of a misnomer? Although we owe a lot to the French, who first established our city nearly 300 years ago, the beautiful patios and scrolling ironwork New Orleans is famous for is actually Spanish-style...
Comforting Fall Menu Items at Criollo

Comforting Fall Menu Items at Criollo

While fall is a magical time everywhere, there’s something even more special about fall in New Orleans. Maybe it has something to do with the amazing weather and fall festivals in a unique city, or maybe it’s the fact that football season has started. At...
Fall Cocktails at the Carousel Bar & Lounge

Fall Cocktails at the Carousel Bar & Lounge

The results are in and our hotel bar, The Carousel Bar & Lounge, was named the Best Hotel Bar in New Orleans. For those who have taken a spin or two around the legendary bar, you probably understand how our bar was selected as a must visit destination, but for...
Family Friendly Labor Day Weekend in New Orleans

Family Friendly Labor Day Weekend in New Orleans

While there are many choices for a Labor Day weekend vacation – Labor Day weekend in New Orleans should definitely be at the top of your list. You won’t find a sad face around here about summer ending, since it means some of the best New Orleans weather is...