Hubs and I are headed there soon. What are the best things to do?
Everyone ends up strolling the Quarter at some point. I would try catch some live music on Frenchmen Street and stroll around Garden District too. I rented a house on Camp Street in the lower Garden district for six months and really enjoyed the areas around Magazine Street Local eateries and much more local feel, but not far from the Quarter. I used to go to a place called Juan's Flying Burrito once a week and dang were they good. If you have a car and a little more time, I might suggest a half day airboat trip in Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve I also regularly enjoyed drives down in the bayou to small towns like Port Sulphur, Buras. Finally, make sure you have a great meal at some place like K-Paul's Louisiana Kitchen, or Commander's Palace Restaurant. Oh, almost forgot, check out The Roosevelt New Orleans and have a drink at The Sazerac Bar
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