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Walking Amongst the Oldest Oak Trees in America – City Park, New Orleans

In Louisiana, New Orleans, Travel, United States by KatelynLeave a Comment

New York has Central Park and San Francisco has the Golden Gate Park. But did you know that New Orleans has one of the oldest urban parks in the United States? Most tourists don’t make it past Bourdon Street or Saint Charles Street. I don’t blame them because the food and music could keep me there for days as well. …

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Exploring the “City of the Dead” at New Orleans’ Saint Louis Cemetery No. 1

In Louisiana, New Orleans, Travel by Katelyn3 Comments

New Orleans is home to many cemeteries, 42 of them to be exact! After all, it is a very old city. The above ground vaults have given New Orleans’ cemeteries the nickname of “cities of the dead.” The oldest cemeteries in New Orleans are known as the Saint Louis Cemeteries. There are three of them and they are creatively called St. …