From neighborhoods such as Lakeview and Mid-City to landmarks including the Saenger Theater and Mercedes Benz Superdome, from its restaurants and music clubs to its parks and museums, the Big Easy has regained the title of one of the worldand#8217;s most fascinating cities. In Walking New Orleans, lifelong resident and writer Barri Bronston shares the love of her hometown through 30 self-guided tours that range from majestic St. Charles Avenue and funky Magazine Street to Bywater and Faubourg Marigny, two of the cityand#8217;s and#147;itand#8221; neighborhoods. Within each tour, she offers tips on where to eat, drink, dance, and play, for in addition to all the history, culture, and charm that New Orleans has to offer and#151; and thereand#8217;s plenty and#151; Faubourg Marigny it provides tourists and locals alike with one heck of a good time.
Barri Bronston is a life-long resident of New Orleans who takes every opportunity to explore the cityand#8217;s neighborhoods, museums, parks, restaurants, and watering holes. She graduated with a bachelorand#8217;s degree in journalism from the University of Missouri at Columbia and spent most of her career as a staff writer at The Times-Picayune, where she covered parenting, education, and other topics. She is currently assistant director of public relations at Tulane University.
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