Photo Essay for the 2012 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
This is the second in our series on the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. If you have never been to the festival, the following photo essay may give you inspiration to go if you are heavily drawn to either music or culture. Our first stop as we entered the festival grounds led us to the [...]
Going to New Orleans Jazz Fest 2012? Some tips for enjoying the festival, including what to bring and how much it costs.
When I lived in New Orleans, the Jazz & Heritage Festival was one of many celebrations on the spring calendar, albeit one of the biggest; an appropriate bookend to a season that begins with Twelfth Night and Mardi Gras, meanders through St. Patrick’s Day, St. Joseph’s Day and Easter, and encompasses the French Quarter Festival [...]
5 reasons why you should visit New Orleans in 2010
Five Reasons is a regular feature, where I outline the reasons why a destination is hot right now. If you’d like to run Five Reasons in your publication or on your website, contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org. Today, just a day after the city’s football team the Saints defied the odds to win become Super Bowl champions, I’m taking a [...]