If you're out and about this week, do some downtown shopping and stop by Aidan Gill For MenÕs new location on Fulton St. (550 Fulton St., 566-4903; www.aidangillformen.com). The downtown shop offers luxurious hot shaves and haircuts an easy stop for businessmen during the week or an equally pampering experience for visitors and tourists alike. It's also a great place to shop for gifts with stylish, classic toiletries and accessories for men. The new location is open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily.
With Valentine's Day fast approaching on the heels of Carnival season, make reservations for a romantic evening with your special someone. The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans (921 Canal St., 524-1331; www.ritzcarlton.com) is offering Romantic Rendezvous packages for Valentine's Day starting at $1,250 which include limousine transportation to the hotel, a night in an executive suite, a spa package for two followed by dinner at Melange and breakfast in bed the next morning.