The streets of the French Quarter at night

walking around in new orleans

After spending a couple of hours having dinner and shopping, we decided to head back to our hotel.  I was really worried that our pralines and cigars would have gotten wet if it had started to rain again.  Can you imagine how sad it would have been if our pralines melted??

exploring french quarter new orleans

The rain had made the streets dark and shiny, which made all of the photos I took that night even more dramatic.

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Southern Candymakers

walking in new orleans after dinner

After having dinner at The Star Steak and Lobster House, we decided to explore the French Quarters to find some dessert.

exploring new orleans

exploring new orleans

Thank goodness it had stopped sprinkling.  Of course we didn’t bother packing an umbrella for our trip.  Sadly, rain isn’t something people from Los Angeles are usually prepared for.  Good thing we both wore jackets that had hoods.

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