Tauck Tours is offering two cool new visits to hot-hot New Orleans, birthplace of American Jazz. Exciting opp to hang out with a small group of musical soul mates together with acclaimed documentarian Ken Burns – a unique event. Visit museums, historical sights, meet local experts, attend a jazz piano performance by Ellis Marsalis, Jr., and meet the man, Ken Burns, himself. October 5-9, 2011 for 5 days from $3,490. Or, for 8 days, delve deeper into the Big Easy and the fun of a foot-stompin’ Cajun house party, a distinctively local cooking demo, private tours, jazz receptions, dinner at the world-famous Arnaud’s and sleep (if you can) in the historic French Quarter. From $3490. Surf to: http://www.tauck.com/ or call 800-788-7885.