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Link Friday: The Tourism Post Natural Disaster Edition

Posted on Thursday, April 30, 2015 by Kate

In the wake of the devastating earthquake in Nepal, let’s take a look at what happens to tourism in the aftermath of a natural disaster.

Link Friday: The Mardi Gras Edition

Posted on Thursday, February 27, 2014 by Kate

Fat Tuesday is just a few days away!

  • The history of Mardi Gras is a long (since 1699!) and interesting one, filled with all kinds of traditions. Learn about them here.
  • Mardi Gras and Carnival are a visual feast. Check out some really stunning images from the History Channel here.
  • If you happen to actually be attending Mardi Gras, sharing your experiences with your friends on social media is totally acceptable. Find out what’s not in this article about Mardi Gras social media etiquette.
  • Can’t make it to the Big Easy for Fat Tuesday this year? Celebrate at home with these great recipes for Mardi Gras appetizers, meals and desserts!

Link Friday: The Mardi Gras Edition

Posted on Friday, February 8, 2013 by Brianna

Coming off the hype of Super Bowl XLVII and with Fat Tuesday only days away, New Orleans is in the midst of “Super Gras.” While the token Mardi Gras city will certainly be booming come Tuesday, it doesn’t have to be the only one. Enjoy the holiday no matter where you are!

No matter what your plans, we hope you can have a little fun with the holiday!