Synopsis by Cecilia Cygnar
Popular travel writer and travel show host Laura McKenzie ventures to New Orleans, LA, on this travelogue, part of the Laura McKenzie's Travel Tips series. With this episode, McKenzie travels to some of the most famous sights in the famed French Quarter, including St. Louis Cathedral, Jackson Square, the Mississippi River paddle boats, and Bourbon Street. Outside of the Quarter, she takes a tour through the Garden District and some of the famous cemeteries. Like many of her travel works, this episode uses McKenzie's practical, efficient way of traveling that benefits any traveler who is looking for more information than just where to eat and what sights to see. McKenzie offers her input on some good inexpensive hotels, how to pack for the weather and conditions, and what type of nightlife is offered and where to find it. Other topics include where to shop for souvenirs, and generally what to expect out of a trip to the Crescent City.