I had accumulated so many photos on my laptop, I just had to dig out a few to share...
September 2012, hubby and I went to
It seemed that New Orleans haven't recover from Hurricane Katrina, when we were there, the River walk Market place was quiet, hardly any tourists and many businesses were still close.
People were standing in lines waiting for food stamps.
The highlight of the trip wasn't the nightlife at French Quarter, in fact, being me (conservative), flashing one's lady parts to get beads is total madness to me, and I had to walked with care in case the flying beads from the balcony above hit my head : 0
Oak Alley Plantation
Gone With The Wind
beautiful white-columned mansion and oak tress, doesn't Twelve Oaks in the movie look just like that?
those oak tress are 300 years old
a piece of history that one should be ashamed of
whew.... after reading all that, I need to find my peace here...
and how could one go home without a beignet at Cafe du Monde?
I will be back tomorrow for a new challenge at
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