Few cities anywhere are as vibrant, historically rich, and just plain fun as New Orleans. But it’s not a “dummy proof” destination. Too many travelers leave town wondering what all the fuss is about. That doesn’t happen to those carrying this book.Written by travel experts Diana K. Schwam and Lavinia Spalding, Frommer’s EasyGuide to New Orleans introduces travelers to the experiences other visitors miss; and has the type of insightful commentary on the iconic sights that brings them to life. The book includes special sections for those who are visiting during Mardi Gras and Jazz Fest; and day trips to nearby plantations and nature sights. Finally, there’s exact pricing for every item in the book, along with transportation tips, to help make your vacation worry free.
The book is fully updated after the pandemic lockdowns:
- Exact pricing and public transportation instructions, so there’s never any guessing
- Complete information on the city’s legendary nightlife scene (including the places only locals’ know about)
- Opinionated advice on which attractions and restaurants are worth your time and which can be skipped
- Detailed info on the city’s lodging options, with frank assessments of what’s worth your vacation budget and what isn’t 16-page photo guide with vibrant photographs
- Printed in large, easy-to-read type Maps throughout and a handy, full-sized pull-out map