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The Beginner's Guide to Mardi Gras in New Orleans

Mardi Gras, a.k.a. Fat Tuesday, is a Carnival celebration of food; a revelry before the first day of Lent; a final hurrah before forty days of fasting and abstinence—and boy, is it a wild festival in New Orleans. All in all, the festivities last two weeks, but culminate in bacchanalian parties and colorful parades during the five days surrounding Mardi Gras.

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13 Reasons Why You Have To Spend A Halloween In New Orleans

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The French Quarter

At the corner of Bourbon Street and Bienville, sits the stuff that legends are made of -- The Old Absinthe House. I can't describe the French Quarter to you, Twinkie. It's something you have to see to believe. We will go there sooooon! It's not a bad drive at all and once I drove there JUST to see Jack perform at VooDoo Fest. :))

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Top 10 Things To Do In New Orleans

Top 10 Things to do In New Orleans! (Besides drunken debauchery on Bourbon Street) Read more on www.avenlylanetravel.com

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New Orleans Bucket List Wall Art Print

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Cocktail Crawl: 10 of the Best Bars in New Orleans

New Orleans is known for their craft cocktails, wild nightlight and authentic cuisine. Check out our bar guide to New Orleans.

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Where to Eat, Drink and Dance in New Orleans

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New Orleans, #Louisiana... Come listen to the great #jazz music! - more literally insane people per block (pre-Katrina) than any other place I have traveled.

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