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French Quarter

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Address: Canal St to Esplanade Ave, Mississippi River to N Rampart St, New Orleans, LA
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The heart and cultural center of New Orleans is the French Quarter, a...

The heart and cultural center of New Orleans is the French Quarter, a must-see for its high energy, rich history, diverse architecture, music, street performers, renowned jazz clubs, lively nightlife and the finest art galleries and restaurants in the city.

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French Quarter - Adults Only

French Quarter is definitely for Adults Only Jazz, Rock and Roll All the Music you could ever want Food and Suds everywhere Walk and Drink but many who fall in place - can't... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Frankfort, Illinois
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Frankfort, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

French Quarter is definitely for Adults Only Jazz, Rock and Roll All the Music you could ever want Food and Suds everywhere Walk and Drink but many who fall in place - can't even crawl home But a Strong Police Presence so not much to worry about Bourbon street Is the Main attraction

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Birmingham, Alabama
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

French quarter is what it is! Lots of alcohol , crazy attire, you name it! But lots of good food, too!

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Tampa, Florida
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Just fun all around! Food, people, music, drinks, shopping and the sights. Never can one be bored with the quarter!

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Mission Viejo, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Loved the French Quarter! Musicians abound up and down the streets. Bourbon Street fun to walk through just to see all the craziness. Other streets more quaint, full of amazing restaurants, bars, boutiques. Loved just walking up and down the streets stopping to listen to music.

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Sissonville, West Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Locals are very friendly, great market, great shops & awesome restaurants. We walked all over this place, had a great time shared lots of laughs & bought some great things!

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Oak Lawn, Illinois, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

There's so much to do in New Orleans. We planned this trip without hesitation knowing it was definitely somewhere with visiting. Our last trip here was as a band trip chaperone so not neatly as relaxing then as it was this time. Plan somethings ahead but leave room for spontaneity. Buying Groupon vouchers also helped us to neat activities as... More 

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Kure Beach, North Carolina
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a place we can check off our bucket list. Don't know that I'll come back, Too dirty and expensive for my taste.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

It's vibrant, fun. It does have a smell, you might want to wear closed toe shoes. But you will find beautiful things, great food, people watching, fun bars, great shops.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Lots to do and see! Great restaurants, bars and shopping. You'll never get bored strolling up and down the streets!

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Rochester Hils, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Brought my husband and two boys (ages 2 and 4). The boys never wanted to get off. Great way to get around and so inexpensive!! Loved the street cars!

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French Quarter
A small and teeming network of laissez-faire living lounged out on the balmy banks of the Mighty Mississippi, the French Quarter has long been a port of call for folks in search of a good time and a great story. Perpetually inebriated Bourbon Street runs across its midriff like a strand of cheap ribbon tied around an otherwise rather pretty and impressively well-kept vintage dress. Throughout the rest of the Quarter, brightly colored Victorian homes and businesses, famously done up with wrought-iron features, provide a distinct and immediately recognizable backdrop for all varieties of fun. At any given moment in this historic riverside setting, some of America’s finest meals are being cooked, most potent cocktails are being mixed, and most engaging music is being performed.
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