Monday, March 14, 2011

Nola: The People and Places

As promised, here are the pictures that I had told you I would post tonight. Enjoy!
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This is the St. Louis Cathedral in Jackson Square. It is quite possibly the most beautiful church ever. I love taking pictures of it ever time I visit.
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The famous Bourbon St. Sorry, The picture does it no justice. But then again, the street isn't that cool. Just a lot of bars, stripclubs, and drunks. Yay.

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A street musician. He was incredible, even if he was just using old buckets.

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The New Orleans wedding parade/march/thing. I LOVE it! It was my first time seeing it and now I totally want to have a New Orleans wedding. After the wedding, everyone has these umbrellas, and they have a "parade" throughout the quarter. Basically, the entire wedding party and attendees walk through the streets. I'm pretty sure that they do this for funerals too.

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This was a girl that was in the wedding parade. I LOVED her little vintage number. It was so flowy. Very hippie/prairie like.

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I love this woman's outfit. Its so simple but so chic. It seemed like everyone was wearing these little straw fedoras. I loved them, but I went with only 10 bucks, so getting one wasn't in the cards for me.

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All I can say is that I love these guys. They were so cute.

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These little birds hanging up in Jackson Square were my favorite. They were just so aborable. I actually painted one last night on my own, just because I didn't have $40 to buy one in Nola.

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It was St. Patty's day in Nola.

Well, that is all that I have for you. I hope you enjoyed them!

Goodnight birdies,
-Meganne

3 comments:

Christy said...

Looks like you had a fun time in NOLA. And is that a stroller I see being pushed down Bourbon? I'm always amazed when people bring their kids to that seedy street.

Mitzi said...

Great pictures, looks like you had a lot of fun!
I love that all-black outfit too, the hat is so cool!
M xo

Kerri @ OldLadyChic said...

I love love love that city. I spent a week there last year and I will never forget it. I dream of a Nola wedding all the time. The food, the music the people! Great pics!