In Cemeteries, New Orleans on June 24, 2010 at 4:10 pm
Funeral in the French Quarter
Are there very many people who wouldn’t want to be buried with music?
A little lively procession, anyone?
The Eagle Brass Band of New Orleans
They do it in London….
West London - England
…and San Francisco too.
San Francisco's Chinatown
New Orleans: Saint Louis Cemetery No.1
In New Orleans, you can end the procession in Saint Louis Cemetery Number One – where all are buried in above ground crypts.
Belle Epoque crypt in Saint Louis Cemetery
A lively human community event. In the U.S.
The famous Treme Brass Band
So, here is an already-created traditional vibrant celebration of a life….
In Uncategorized on June 12, 2010 at 12:05 pm
It’s warm. It’s summer. I’m thinking of vacations. Most of these cemeteries from the tropics (and sub-tropics) are pretty traditional. Yet the settings….
The South Pacific
The Swedish Cemetery St. Barths
Charleston, South Carolina
The American Cemetery, San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
ANZAC Cemetery, Gallipoli, Turkey
Colombo Cemetery, Sri Lanka
Tolomato Cemetery, St. Augustine, Florida
These look like real rest-ing places. Comfortable. Inviting. Remember all the choices you have!