Tag: New orleans

  • Best DIY writing retreat destinations

    Best DIY writing retreat destinations

    Despite the fact that writing is a solitary act, most writing retreats charge hundreds of dollars to bring you together with a bunch of other writers and inundate you with workshops and talks about the writing and publishing industry. If you’re just looking for a quiet place to sit and write, you’re largely on your…

  • Travel for food

    Travel for food

    When most people plan a vacation somewhere, they think about what there is to do or see there. But there are some places that are worth visiting simply because of what there is to eat there. Why it’s worth it to travel for food One of the best ways to experience culture is to eat…

  • Could I Live Here? New Orleans Edition

    Could I Live Here? New Orleans Edition

    The beautiful city of New Orleans has always been one of my favorite places to visit. I think it’s one of the liveliest and most fun cities in the world. And judging by how happy the locals are, it seems like it would be an excellent place to live. Atmosphere One thing I’ve always loved…

  • Experiencing Mardi Gras in New Orleans

    Experiencing Mardi Gras in New Orleans

    There’s no party quite like the extravagance that is Mardi Gras. Though as its namesake states, Mardi Gras is technically on Fat Tuesday, the celebration starts the previous weekend and continues all week. And no one celebrates debauchery, gluttony, and hedonism like the good people of New Orleans. If you’re staying in the French Quarter…