New Orleans - Garden, Lower Garden & Central City (PDF Chapter)
This is the Garden, Lower Garden & Central City chapter from Lonely Planet’s New Or-leans guidebook.
The Garden District, Lower Garden District and Central City are three distinct neighborhoods, each offering different experiences: the Garden exudes Old Southern excess, the Lower Garden has a studenty vibe and Central City has a concentration of community activist organizations.
- sip 25¢ martinis and savor bread pudding soufflé at ever-stylish Commander’s Palace, one of the most enjoyable ways to live like a local
- take a sidewalk stroll past lush lawns and stately mansions
- learn about the past at Lafayette Cemetery No 1, where crypts hold tragic tales
- restaurants & bars
Coverage includes: Neighbourhood Top Five, Local Life, Getting There & Away, Sights, Walking Tour, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Entertainment, Shopping.