French Quarter

The Vampire of New Orleans: Jacques Saint Germain

Witches Brew Tours offers a top-notch vampire tour that takes visitors through New Orleans, telling them legends of vampires that have been talked about for centuries. The Carter Brothers are often referred to during these tours, but they are not nearly as famous as the Vampire of New Orleans, Jacques Saint Germain. An unaging and…

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Vampires of New Orleans: The Carter Brothers

In New Orleans, terrifying tales of the things that go bump in the night have circulated since its establishment in 1718. Vampires are one of the many subjects of these legends. These blood-drinking monsters hide in plain sight, awaiting the perfect moment to strike and feed off of their next helpless victim. Two of these…

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First Time Traveling to Historic New Orleans

Do you remember the first stepped into the Quarter and your senses came alive with an indescribable bevy of stimulus. The aromas, the music, the people, the river, the mules, the carriages, the artists, the performers, the architecture, the laughter and the southern hospitality. Have you ever been called “baby” so many times in one…

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The Key to a Great New Orleans Ghost Tour

After the rue is prepared, you’d be hard pressed to convince a chef to divulge the secret ingredient that makes their gumbo the Quarter’s finest. Many lay claims to having the best gumbo in the Quarter, however what if the best gumbo in the Quarter is the French Quarter itself? Like a fine watch requires…

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