Synopses & Reviews
"New Orleans is all about experiencing the divine through mortal senses. There's joy, from great food to the best concert of your life, and serenity, in the shad between live oaks, or watching fireflies on Bayou St John." - Adam Karlin, Lonely Planet Writer
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Inside This Book...
Full color guide
Free pull-out city map
169 decadent restaurants
7 voodoo doll & love potion vendors
5 day trips to plantations and swamps
2 weekends of Jazz Fest fun
1 Fat Tuesday
Comprehensive map section
Feature coverage of top sights
Range of planning tools
In-depth background on Mardi Gras and Jazz Fest