Re: [802SEC] ITSATAAFL?
At 10:38 PM 10/9/2002 -0700, Howard Frazier wrote:
I also prefer downtown locations where there are dining
alternatives within walking distance of the meeting hotel.
New Orleans gets a 10 on that scale.
We had choices ranging from Popeye Chicken ($)
Whose chicken etoufee was actually the best Cajun food I had during the
week I was there.
to Brennan's Steakhouse ($$$$) in the same
block as the Astor Crowne Plaza.....
And we didn't have to show a boarding pass and photo ID!
(I am not getting a dime from the local chamber of commerce, I swear
and that is more in the terms of praise for Popeye than criticism of
I like having a fast lunch available in the hotel on an optional
I am not in favor of having that bundled into our package if there are
reasonable places to eat around the hotel.
Lots of people like to get out of the hotel for a few minutes during the
I think having the hotel sell stuff on a competing basis with surrounding
eateries is a good idea.
I would have preferred more opportunities to go out for lunch in New