Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

29/3/2007

Cities of the Dead!

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The above-ground tombs in the cemeteries of New Orleans are often referred to as “cities of the dead.” Enter their gates and you will be greeted by decorative, rusty ironwork, and blinded by the sun bleached tombs. Crosses and statues on tomb tops cast contrasting shadows adding a sense of mystery. Votive candles line tombs on holidays to remind you the Dead have living relatives that still care. for more click here

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