If you've never been there, you've missed some of the best
live music on the planet
Louis Armstrong once sang :
And miss it each night and day
I know I'm not wrong, this feeling's getting stronger
The longer, I stay away
Miss them moss-covered vines, the tall sugar pines
Where mocking birds used to sing
And I'd like to see that lazy Mississippi hurrying into spring
Interesting article from a native dated Feb. 2005
" People in New Orleans look like they've had a hard life. But when you stop
to ask someone for directions, you might get a little more than you asked for
- a story, a smile. Just think of it as a survival strategy.
I'd like to close with a few tips so you don't misunderstand us when you visit
stiffer. And if you refuse to drink at all, everyone will think you're an alcoholic.
starts making some back. Suddenly, you notice some guy staring at you.
Don't worry, it's probably just her boyfriend or her brother.
It's just our way of trying to be nice, and it doesn't mean anything...
unless, of course, the person who says it is interested in you.
"yes ma'am" or "yes sir", because you don't want to miss any of the
toppings on that sandwich with French bread. Within a radius of about
30 miles around the city, this question does not mean that someone is
trying to sell you an impoverished naked young male.
like they only shop at secondhand stores so you will think they're poor and
give them more money. They really are poor.
willing to lend a helping hand and never get upset for no reason. Those
300 murders a year? That's just some crazy people..."