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French Quarter tour

Self-guided French Quarter Food Tour

It may sound hard to believe, but it is difficult to put together a tasting tour of the French Quarter. Yes, we have a concentration of some of the world’s best restaurants within walking distance of each other, but as an experienced tour operator, I can tell you that these restaurants are not always amenable…

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September 2, 2018

The Great New Orleans Fire of December 08, 1794

On any French Quarter walking tour in New Orleans, you will hear the story of the Great Fire of 1788.  But the “other fire” of 1794 gets little attention. In 1794, the city of New Orleans was struck with a devastating fire as it was rebuilding from the first fire.  December 08, 1794 was the…

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December 8, 2016

Andrew Jackson arrives in New Orleans December 01, 1814

On December 01, 1814, Andrew Jackson arrived in New Orleans in preparation for the eminent attack on the city by the British during the War of 1812. 202 years later, a visitor to this city cannot take any New Orleans walking tour without hearing the tales surrounding that fascinating time.  On our French Quarter tour,…

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December 1, 2016