The Harbor Bar & Grill – New Orleans, LA

The Harbor Bar & Grill – New Orleans, LA

When we arrived in New Orleans for New Year’s we were late and starving.  Our plane had been delayed and then not delayed in Houston, which resulted in us not having enough time to eat lunch.  So, we had literally not eaten all day long – I don’t think I even had time...
Cafe du Monde – New Orleans, LA

Cafe du Monde – New Orleans, LA

Cafe du Monde is a New Orleans icon.  It’s the perfect way to take a break from all of the walking you’ll do in the French Quarter and have a snack.  However, because it’s an icon, it’s incredibly busy.  The line to get in can extend well down...
Westin – New Orleans, LA

Westin – New Orleans, LA

When we visited New Orleans for New Year’s, we wanted to stay somewhere nice and close to all of the action at Jackson Square.  The Westin turned out to be an excellent choice. However, there was one downside to this hotel and that was there extremely confusing...
The Gumbo Shop – New Orleans, LA

The Gumbo Shop – New Orleans, LA

It may be called “The Gumbo Shop,” but there’s only one thing that we order here – the red beans and rice. The Gumbo Shop is located near Jackson Square on St. Peters Street in the French Quarter. This is one of our most favorite restaurants in New Orleans and we...