Eat here: Hansen’s Sno-Bliz, New Orleans, USA

Hansen’s Sno-Bliz 4801 Tchoupitoulas St, New Orleans http://www.snobliz.com If you find yourself in New Orleans, count yourself lucky. Because summer over there is snoball season, and the only place to get them from is Hansen’s. If you live over there, you already know about Hansen’s. If you don’t, keep reading – its much more than … Continue reading Eat here: Hansen’s Sno-Bliz, New Orleans, USA

Eat here: Cochon Butcher, New Orleans (sandwiches/meat)

Cochon Butcher 930 Tchoupitoulas St, New Orleans https://cochonbutcher.com/ A tribute to Old World butcher and charcuterie shops, Cochon Butcher melds a distinctive Cajun accent to the art of curing meat. With a menu description like that, as if we weren’t going to visit this place! We first saw it through the eyes of Anthony Bourdain, … Continue reading Eat here: Cochon Butcher, New Orleans (sandwiches/meat)

A Introduction to Mardi Gras – and a visit to Mardi Gras World, New Orleans

Happy Mardi Gras!!! Ok, so I’m a day early, but it’s Monday morning and thought we could all do with starting the week on a high! Other than flashy parades and copious amounts of drinking, those of us who don’t hail from New Orleans really don’t know a hell of a lot about the big … Continue reading A Introduction to Mardi Gras – and a visit to Mardi Gras World, New Orleans

The dining rooms of Antoine’s, New Orleans

Antoine’s 713 St Louis St, New Orleans http://www.antoines.com We thought we’d treat ourselves on our last day in New Orleans, and visit one of the city’s classic restaurants. Unfortunately,  it’s not an easy task to pick one… Brennan’s, Commander’s Palace, Emeril’s, Arnaud’s, how are you meant to choose?! We finally settled on Antoine’s not just … Continue reading The dining rooms of Antoine’s, New Orleans