Why Are New Orleans Cemeteries Aboveground?

If you are the kind of person who subscribes to YouTube channels, you should subscribe to  “New Orleans State of Mind” on YouTube.  Some people say the New Orleans Answer Man is the most interesting man in New Orleans.  I disagree.  He is a pip, though.  He knows a lot about New Orleans, too.

Your New Orleans Answer man happens to be the man in charge of La Belle Esplanade, along with Frau Schmitt, who is the better half of this operation.  When you stay at La Belle Esplanade, all your New Orleans questions will be answered, like why are New Orleans cemeteries above ground.  They answers may surprise you.

Every morning at La Belle Esplanade starts with a curated selection of delicacies from around our neighborhood.  We accompany the chow with good conversation about anything you want to know about New Orleans.  Why are New Orleans cemeteries aboveground?  We can talk about that over breakfast, and many other things, too.  If it is about New Orleans, no subject is taboo.  Visit like you belong here.

At La Belle Esplanade, we are two New Orleans goodwill ambassadors.  We love to share what we know about this wonderful city we call home.  You are on the right website.  Pick a long weekend and get your good self down to New Orleans.  Good memories are made here.  The best memories are made on Esplanade Avenue.

We get asked this all the time, but maybe you might be asked this, too: “Why are New Orleans cemeteries above ground?”  Stay at La Belle Esplanade and after that you’ll be able to provide the real answer.

—Have a great Wednesday, July 30. 2019!  Have a great New Orelans day today, wherever you are!