Travel Website of the Week: AirPnP

AirPnP

This Tuesday is Mardi Gras, a day on which New Orleans will play host to high levels of shenanigans, and people. That apparently made it the right time to test out a new app called AirPnP, which is like the name-inspiring Airbnb of bathrooms. Basically, people can rent out their bathrooms to people in need […]

The Other Mardi Gras – Lake Charles, LA – Stuff to Do

Lake Charles FAT TUESDAY 026

So often it’s only the obvious that comes to mind when we think of destination events and in the case of Mardi Gras, it’s New Orleans. New Orleans  is a fantastically wild and fun place any time of the year, but not the type of Mardi Gras destination most people would consider a great low-key […]

The Other Mardi Gras – Lake Charles, LA – History & Culture

View from 1911 Historic City Hall Arts & Cultural Center

So often it’s only the obvious that comes to mind when we think of destination events and in the case of Mardi Gras, it’s New Orleans. New Orleans  is a fantastically wild and fun place any time of the year, but not the type of Mardi Gras destination most people would consider a great low-key […]

The Other Mardi Gras – Lake Charles, LA

Krewe of Illusions Ball - mix of modern and traditional

Out of the Bubble So often it’s only the obvious that comes to mind when we think of destination events and in the case of Mardi Gras, it’s New Orleans. New Orleans  is a fantastically wild and fun place any time of the year, but not the type of Mardi Gras destination most people would consider […]

The Other Mardi Gras – Lake Charles, LA – For Kids

Children's Parade float

So often it’s only the obvious that comes to mind when we think of destination events and in the case of Mardi Gras, it’s New Orleans. New Orleans  is a fantastically wild and fun place any time of the year, but not the type of Mardi Gras destination most people would consider a great low-key […]

The Other Mardi Gras – Lake Charles, LA – Food!

Dining with local royalty

So often it’s only the obvious that comes to mind when we think of destination events and in the case of Mardi Gras, it’s New Orleans. New Orleans  is a fantastically wild and fun place any time of the year, but not the type of Mardi Gras destination most people would consider a great low-key […]