Bourbon Street in New Orleans Louisiana is one of the most well-known streets in the world. But all the hype can make it intimidating and hard to navigate. If your make your first trip to Bourbon Street THIS is the guide for you!
We felt obligated to at least give Bourbon Street a shot, but in reality we were simply getting it out of the way. What I wanted of Bourbon street, I found to be just a few blocks west in the Marigny. If you want to get an authentic New Orleans experience, skip Bourbon Street and head straight for Frenchman Street, and never look back.
I've ticked a few of these off the list - beignets at Cafe du Monde, and gator sausage po boys after a touristy stroll down Bourbon Street. I could definitely stand to go back, though. | What to do, wear, drink, and avoid in New Orleans via Dappered