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New Orleans Travel Guide

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Garden District

Boasting some of the most stunning homes in the city, the Garden District has acquired fame for its antebellum mansions and manicured gardens. Residents take great pride in their gorgeous properties, and the neighborhood is in bloom 12 months a year. Although most homes are closed to the public, with the exception of special-event tours, the views from the other side of the intricate

cast-iron fences are still impressive. A stroll through the neighborhood is a peaceful break from more touristy areas of New Orleans.

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