Christy's Guide to New Orleans

This is my "Local's Guide to New Orleans."
I've been trying to update everything now that everything has changed so much after Katrina. Almost all places listed I have been to personally. And I freely share my personal opinion.

Overview, weather, getting around, etc.

City regions defined

Fun stuff

Art and culture

The dark side

Kids and kids at heart

Dine like a local

Bars and clubs

Live music

For java heads

For sweet tooths

For dogs and their owners

Other on-line guides produced locally:

Stay Local! - listing of locally owned businesses and a couple of nice neighborhood guides with maps.

The Official Tourism Site of the City of New Orleans:

New Orleans Metropolitan Convention and Visitors Bureau

Louisianan Travel - - by the local news paper, the Times-Picayune. Pick one up a paper on Fridays for the special Lagniappe section that has a list of happenings for the upcoming week and weekend. by Gambit, a free weekly found in restaurant, bars and coffee houses. A new one comes out each Monday. - The definitive New Orleans music publication published monthly. Good music calender. Pick up on for free at restaurants, bars and stores.

Updated: July 4, 2015