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Was Once Just Part of "Uptown"

We grew up in (wife is a native), or near (I am from the Mississippi Gulf Coast) New Orleans, an... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2017
The_Loup_Garou
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Phoenix, Arizona
Beautiful location!

We stayed in the Lower Garden District and walked around. Beautiful historic homes and many great... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2016
dotravels
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Michigan
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Artsy and "hip" neighborhood.
  • Excellent33%
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  • Average14%
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26 Jun 2017
“Was Once Just Part of "Uptown"”
10 Apr 2016
“Beautiful location!”
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New Orleans, LA
Lower Garden District
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Reviewed 27 June 2017

We grew up in (wife is a native), or near (I am from the Mississippi Gulf Coast) New Orleans, an the Lower Garden District has always been a favorite neighborhood of ours. It has had some ups, and downs, and seems to be doing better,...More

1  Thank The_Loup_Garou
Reviewed 10 April 2016

We stayed in the Lower Garden District and walked around. Beautiful historic homes and many great places to eat. The neighborhood is old and so are the sidewalks - pay attention for imperfections.

1  Thank dotravels
Reviewed 21 August 2015

The historic side of New Orleans, Wonderful old homes, nice to see via carriage ride. Lots of famous people live/ed there.

1  Thank TXJeffro
Reviewed 17 June 2015

A continuation of the Garden District. Area is just as charming with beautiful houses, great tree cover and places to stop and eat. The best way to see it close up is to walk around. You can take the streetcar to save time, but you...More

1  Thank Randy2353
Reviewed 28 May 2015 via mobile

The lower garden district is a great place to grab a bite to eat. It is also a nice neighborhood to walk around.

1  Thank Autumn M
Reviewed 3 March 2015 via mobile

We took the St. Charles streetcar here ($1.25 exact change only) and enjoyed the trip through downtown. Once we reached the garden district the street opened into a stunning wide avenue lined with huge old trees and Spanish moss. We hopped off at 3rd and...More

8  Thank bodhi_sam
Reviewed 10 November 2014 via mobile

Beautiful homes. Some are in better shape than others. Stay away from the tour leaving from the bookshop! It was terrible! Stood 45 min in the sun (got a sunburn) to hear in incorrect historical facts and a few offensive religious comments. We paid $20pp...More

2  Thank Susy1130
Reviewed 17 June 2014

Our hotel (Prytania Park) was in this area and we loved it. Great variety of places to see, visit and eat. If you like pizza, you definitely need to try the pizza place called Slice. It was really good.

2  Thank ande5771
Reviewed 24 March 2014

The architecture here is amazing. Take your time and see it all! Lots of homes, stores, and restaurants to see.

3  Thank Melissa F
Reviewed 7 January 2014

It was worth taking a walk through the area. Some of it looks a little run down but beautiful homes.

Thank Connie H
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