In September 1998 we toured seven of the southern States of the USA

In LOUISIANA there is a very well know place that suffered a tremendous loss when it was hit by a hurricane - New Orleans

We stayed in a hotel just outside the city and used the hotel's shuttle bus to get to the centre :

You wouldn't want to get into an argument with this driver!

It is a beautiful city to walk round and very clean.

With the Mississippi river on one side and Jackson Square on the other you can stroll around street booths, caricature artists or dine in the many restaurants overlooking the river.

One of the most famous spots in the city is:

It was name after the colonists who settled there and you can listen to the street musicians who entertain the visitors.