A Tour of the New Orleans St. Charles Streetcar Line

Day by day, the St. Charles Streetcar whirrs and clanks down the tracks, pervading the soundscape of Uptown. Like the New York City subway, the streetcar’s distinct rumble and brakes can be heard from several blocks away. The oldest operating … Continue reading

Late-Night Dining in the Garden District/Uptown Area

  Looking for some late-night nom noms? A long day seeing the sights or hitting the town can work up quite the appetite. Luckily, New Orleans has some of the finest food in the world, even at all hours of … Continue reading

Audubon Zoo – a Popular New Orleans’ Attraction

The Audubon Zoo is one of the cities most popular attractions . Named after John James Audubon, French naturalist and New Orleans resident in the early 1800s, the zoo sits on nearly 60 acres of land in the Uptown area … Continue reading

Char-Broiled Oysters – A New Orleans Seafood Favorite

Today I want to spotlight an excellent New Orleans eatery, Drago’s Seafood Restaurant, located downtown at 2 Poydras Street. Drago’s has been in business since 1969 and has maintained a reputation of fresh, delicious seafood especially their famous char-broiled oysters. … Continue reading