New Orleans

Discover New Orleans Discover the evolution of Mardi Gras: from pagan rites to the right to partyWard off evil spirits with a gris-gris (amulet) from a Santeria shopStroll along a pirate's alley, uncover secret gardens and visitan iconic author's home all in a leisurely afternoonFeast on mud bugs, lizards and every part of the pig you can imagine In This Guide: Two authors, 60 days of in-city research, 17 detailed maps, innumerable po'boys eatenSpecial chapter on rebuilding New Orleans with information on continued relief efforts and volunteer opportunitiesExpanded Day Trips & Excursions chapter gives you a taste of Cajun Country