Archives for January 2013

An Uptown kinda week…

Mardi Gras takes a break as Super Bowl rolls into town… and “the greatest free show on earth” gets sacked by the sponsor blitz! Beer and telephone named metropolises have popped up all over town. Something for everyone in the family from the NFL Experience for sports fanatics, the Verizon Super Bowl Boulevard for the… Read More

On Mardi Gras Day, off-the-tourist-beaten path, you can find one of the most colorful and spectacular sights this city has to offer…the Mardi Gras Indians!

A large part of New Orleans, including Carnival, is steeped in African roots.  Fill your calendar this week sampling the African influences on New Orleans arts and culture.  This subject matter is so vast, perhaps overwhelming.  Please consider this is a blog, providing snippets (I repeat snippets!) of information about African roots that hopefully will… Read More

Lake Terrace

Spacious 3 bedroom house equipped with a lush backyard and enormous kitchen.  Enjoy your New Orleans stay at this charming property! RATE – $2,500/night, 4-night minimum plus insurance. Please contact us for information on this property. « Return to Private Homes Available Property Photos

Avenue Style I – Walk to Streetcar, Public Transit! (RENTED – NO LONGER AVAILABLE)

This 2-bedroom, 1 bath is fully-outfitted and perfect for your stay in New Orleans. It comes is fully equipped with modern amenities, WiFi and cable. RATE – $500/night; 4-night minimum. Please contact us for information on this property. « Return to Private Homes Available Property Photos

By New Orleans Mardi Gras tradition, whoever receives the slice with the baby inside provides the king cake for the next “king cake party.”

As this week’s title says…It’s still Carnival Time in New Orleans. Yeah! Our toddler is so excited about the season, every morning he jumps out of bed and races to the oversized plastic bin in the closet and starts pulling out various hats, spats, and more and announces “time to parade!” Last week we went… Read More

Orleans – Walk to Canal Streetcar Line! (RENTED – NO LONGER AVAILABLE)

This 2-bedroom, 2 bath is fully-outfitted and perfect for entertaining.  Fabulous bathrooms and newly renovated, walking distance to City Park. RATE – $500/night; 4-night minimum. Please contact us for information on this property. « Return to Private Homes Available Property Photos

Tchoupitoulas II (RENTED – NO LONGER AVAILABLE)

Luxury contemporary 2 bedroom, 2 bath, with a study. Open floor-plan, great for entertaining. Private balcony with Warehouse District skyline view. RATE – $3000/night; 4-night minimum. Please contact us for information on this property. « Return to Private Homes Available Property Photos

Tchoupitoulas I (RENTED – NO LONGER AVAILABLE)

Comfortable 2 bedroom, 2 bath, open floor-plan, balcony with Warehouse District view. RATE – $2000/night; 4-night minimum. Please contact us for information on this property. « Return to Private Homes Available Property Photos

French Quarter Pied-a-Terre

Retreat to this cozy hideaway and luscious courtyard in the heart of the French Quarter. Brand new renovation only steps away from all the action, separate bedroom sleeps two, 377 sq. ft. RATE – $1000/night; 4-night minimum. Please contact us for information on this property. « Return to Private Homes Available Property Photos