I am the furthest thing from sporty that you’ll probably ever see in your life. I don’t watch sports, I don’t play sports, I am decidedly “arty” if I had to pick a clique. Growing up in Canada playing piano, doing ballet and choosing to go to an art university pretty much summed that up for me.
Heaven exists, and part of it is in New Orleans, where one can get piping hot beignets 24/7 at Cafe du Monde. Twenty. Four. Seven. They are always open, and always making pillowy squares of deliciousness. (more…)
One of my favourite things about traveling is to discover small hotels. I would much rather stay in a cool hostel or a unique hotel than a big box hotel.
That’s why I was so happy that I was invited to stay at the International House Hotel on my trip to New Orleans! This whimsical hotel is within walking distance of all the New Orleans hot spots- the French Market, Bourbon Street and the French Quarter are just steps away. (more…)