French Quarter

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French Quarter

The oldest section of New Orleans, Louisiana, known for its French and Spanish colonial architecture and its lively nightlife. Its French name is Vieux Carré ("Old Square").
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Yet away from the strip clubs and cheesy college bars, there are still gems to be found, not least Lafitte's Blacksmith Shop.
Napoleon House: This scruffy 1797 building could challenge Lafitte's Blacksmith Shop for the title of French Quarter establishment with the most character.
The scoop: Said to be the oldest existing building in the entire Mississippi Valley, Lafitte's Blacksmith Shop is a dark, cozy hole in the wall in the center of the French Quarter.