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Travel Journal: New Orleans 2018 – DAY 1

Paul and I recently traveled to New Orleans over Christmas break. As I’ve done with some of our previous trips (Puerto Rico, for one), I decided to document our trip here on my photoblog. It will be fun having this record to look back upon to remind ourselves of the details from our adventures. I think of it as “digital scrapbooking.” 🙂

Here goes!

Day 1: Sunday, December 31, 2017

Our flight departed from Detroit at 7:35am. Here we are, bright-eyed and bushy-tailed at the airport!

We had a short layover in Nashville before landing in New Orleans. Upon arrival, we hired a ride through Lyft (similar to Uber) to take us to the Airbnb (website for renting rooms, apartments, or homes) room we reserved. Unencumbered by our bags, we took our first look at the city! Our Airbnb host generously offered to drive us into town.  Continue reading