Random photos walking around the French Quarter mostly. Drinking coffee, eating Cajun, listening to live music and drinking cocktails. Need to hit that Carnival one day.
One of the most beautiful strolls you can take in a city, New Orleans at around 8pm. Drinks are being poured, fortune tellers are reading palms and music is booming away.
Started crusing down the Mississippi in New Orleans when there was an emergency. Unfortunately the Captain stubbed his toe so with my skills as a General Purpose Hand Seaman (near coastal) I volunteered to step in and save the day. I drove the boat until the crew could find a band-aid and fix the Captain's … Continue reading New Orleans Paddle Steamer Emergency
Clarksdale is the birth place of the Blues and is the hometown of many famous Blues Musicians such as Sam Cooke and Ike Turner. This bar is owned by Morgan Freeman and is the most popular in town. It's also where the Cross Roads is located where Robert Johnson sold his soul to the Devil … Continue reading Clarksdale Mississippi
During Sydney's Covid lockdown and one too many sherry's on a long weekend holiday my mind turns to New Orleans. This is another place that also causes hangovers. Bourbon and French Street drinking Hurricanes, getting my "shoess shined" along the mighty Mississippi. Listening to buskers down at Louis Armstrong Cemetery and having my fortune read … Continue reading New Orleans