Friday, March 18, 2011

St. Louis Cemetery

And these are from the "famous" St. Louis Cemetery. While there, we heard one of the tour guides say it takes 6-figures to be buried here, although, when you look at the pictures, you'll see, that obviously that money doesn't go into doing any upkeep.
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We tried to listen to one of the tour guides explain about the XXX on some of the tombs. From what I could gather, they have some sort of voodoo meaning and this is the tomb of Marie Laveau a famous voodoo practitioner (I snapped the pic for one of the ladies who's camera died)
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And these were outside the cemetery (I couldn't get close enough to see who they are of though)
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