Mardi Gras 2012 -- it's a wrap
It's a wrap -- Mardi Gras 2012 is officially over.
The parades have rolled, the throws have been tossed, unimaginable quantities of alcohol have been consumed, and let's face it, we're ready for a good rest.
Until the next one, of course.
In the meantime, here's a look at some of the Fat Tuesday festivities, with a special focus on Zulu and Rex:
Glen Abbott is a New Orleans-based freelance travel writer/photographer. Visit his blog at www.TravelinGringo.com.