New Orleans is known for its indulgent lifestyle as well as its haunted history. There have been so many books and movies that have used this historic city for its backdrop. What could be better than bringing your books to life in the city that has inspired so much!
New Orleans Trip Example
Arrive in New Orleans and settle into your room. We’ll have a brief meet and greet that night in the hotel.
Chat with your readers over breakfast, then host and informal Q&A session.
Walking tour of St. Louis Cemetery #1
Take a stroll into New Orleans’ most legendary cemetery to see historic voodoo tombs and the burial places of the city’s residents, famous and infamous alike. Uncover the mysterious world of New Orleans oldest active City of the Dead!
Dinner at Brennan’s
Brennan’s is a romantic experience, complete with table top candlelight and gas lights flickering in the courtyard. Brennan’s offers an extensive selection of entrees and you simply must try their bananas foster…YUM!
New Orleans has so many great places to eat, so this morning you get to have the breakfast of your choice. You may want to check out Café DuMonde—the quintessential French Quarter café.
French Quarter Scavenger Hunt
Lunch at ACME Oyster House
Enjoy a vintage slice of New Orleans life in a casual, down-home atmosphere.
Ghost Hunting at the Haunted Mortuary
This is an actively-haunted, 14,000 square foot, 3-story mansion surrounded by New Orleans’ Cities of the Dead. Nine known resident ghosts have been documented since July 2007, although the hotel’s haunted history goes back over 100 years.
Sleep in a little, if you’ve slept at all the night before! Explore more of the French Quarter on your own this morning and grab some breakfast from Stanley, Nosh, Huck Finn’s Café, or River 127.
Take a walk through the French Quarter’s haunted bars and restaurants and discover the famous “spirits” of New Orleans. It’s history… with a twist!
Spend your evening in comfy clothes indulging in yummy desserts while you read and discuss details of upcoming works. If you’re a singer, we can arrange for karaoke, too!
Have a farewell breakfast with your readers. While the trip may be over, the memories will last for a lifetime.
This is a great way to connect with fans that aren’t able to make it to the signings on your book tours. Remember, trips can be customized to give it a unique feel.
Contact us (email@example.com or 800.369.8169) today to schedule your free half hour consultation and let’s begin Authoring Your Dream Getaway, all expenses paid!