Archive for June, 2007

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Can you tell me more about the Tales of the Cocktail Event in New Orleans? Josh-Miami

22 June 2007

A culinary and cocktail festival, the Tales of the Cocktail is a twist on the standard food and wine event. Its scheduled for July 18-22, 2007 this year. Sip with the stars of mixology and cuisine as you attend five days of mixing and tasting demonstraions, dinner pairings, cocktail parties, product showcases, author meet and […]

I’m still hearing about crime in the city, is it safe to come there?

22 June 2007

Yes. according to a report from the Convention and Visitors bureau, the city remains as safe as most major destinations. But realistically speaking, one must always be aware that there is crime in all US cities. Use good judgement and you will enjoy your visit to New Orleans. Here is an excerpt from the Bureau’s official […]

The summer of 2007 is a great time to visit New Orleans

19 June 2007

Just saw an ad for Airtran for cities around the country with airfares starting as low as $39 dollars. Some destinations include New Orleans. With the city back in full force, now is a great time to plan a vacation here for a little play. Yes, its warm, but the rates are hot and everything […]

Two Food Festivals In New Orleans This Weekend-June 8, 9, & 10 2007

8 June 2007

Tom Fitzmorris, a local food writer reports on two food festivals–one new, one old, both worth going to–they take place this weekend in the French Market neighborhood. Each will have cooking demonstrations, music, food, drink, and its own special events. The Creole Tomato Festival is the French Market’s annual production surrounding the peak of the […]