The NOLA Diaries – Day Two – Mardi Gras, $2,000 and grenades

On day two we found ourselves walking around an industrial estate in the hopes of finding Mardi Gras World, on crossing over a train track to what doesn’t seem to be a pedestrian friendly entrance, we finally found it. It’s not often you are surrounded by giant heads of football players, Elvis Presely, a flamingo and the devil upon entering a museum – but that’s … Continue reading The NOLA Diaries – Day Two – Mardi Gras, $2,000 and grenades

The NOLA Diaries- Day One -Banksy, the rude waitress and a bar crawl.

Flozzy and I went to NOLA – New Orleans, Louisiana – for nearly a week. Everyone said ‘that’s a long time to go for’, but we genuinely didn’t want to come back. We stayed in a hostel just off of St Charles Avenue called Auberge Nouvelle Orleans / AubergeNOLA, which I would highly recommend. It was my first experience staying in a hostel and since we … Continue reading The NOLA Diaries- Day One -Banksy, the rude waitress and a bar crawl.

10 Things you NEED to Eat in New York

There is an unbelievable amount of food in New York, with an exceptionally huge population with so many nationalities it is no wonder you can literally get any cuisine that comes to the top of your head. I always remember watching a TV program many years ago that said, no one will ever be able to eat at every New York restaurant in their lifetime, … Continue reading 10 Things you NEED to Eat in New York