4 Best Breakfast Spots in the French Quarter Whether you’re looking to start the day fresh or begin recovering from a long night, a top-notch French Quarter breakfast will do the trick. Brunch is a popular mealtime in the French Quarter … Read More »
Now in its 23rd year, the New Orleans Wine & Food Experience (NOWFE) is a true destination for wine and food connoisseurs alike. This year from May 26-29, the city will come alive with wine-themed activities that bring together local restaurants … Read More »
In the French Quarter, fried seafood is plentiful, as is anything you want drenched in butter. But at some point you may want a break from the rich, delightfully artery-clogging dishes New Orleans is known for and tone it down to something healthier.… Read More »
When you plan your trip to New Orleans, you probably have many of your dinner and brunch reservations mapped out, but what about lunch? Especially when walking around the French Quarter all day, you want to be sure you keep yourself fueled with incre… Read More »
The spring is upon us, and with spring comes some of the best annual events New Orleans has to offer. In addition to Mardi Gras and fall festivals, spring festival season is one of the best times of the year to enjoy the city and its food, music,… Read More »
Bourbon Street may be the most buzzed about thoroughfare in the French Quarter, but Royal Street has its own sights and experiences you won’t want to miss on your trip to New Orleans. The street itself with its picturesque architecture is enoug… Read More »
As Mardi Gras comes to a close, revelers may start to wonder what to do with all of their Mardi Gras beads. While beads are always fun to catch, ask any New Orleanian with bags full of Mardi Gras beads sitting in their attic how much use they get out… Read More »
Beads are the most visible Mardi Gras throws, and kids and adults alike may fight over stuffed animals, swords, and spears, but some throws stand above the rest in terms of value and bragging rights. Here are seven types of Mardi Gras throws you&rsqu… Read More »
If you’re visiting New Orleans, you may want to spend the majority of your time exploring the French Quarter—and with so much to see, you definitely can. But you’ll get a special treat during Mardi Gras, when parades march right dow… Read More »
While major Mardi Gras krewes like Endymion and Bacchus or iconic krewes like Muses, Zulu, or Krewe du Vieux may be best known, New Orleans is home to many smaller krewes that offer a unique Mardi Gras experience, if you know where to look. They gene… Read More »
The French Market Inn, New Orleans, La., is tucked away on the banks of the Mississippi River in the center of the French Quarter.
The dedicated and friendly staff of Hotel St. Marie will ensure you experience all of the best of New Orleans' many sights, sounds, and tastes.