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Address: New Orleans, LA
Phone Number: 5045240010
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The partying never stops on Bourbon Street, the French Quarter's liveliest...

The partying never stops on Bourbon Street, the French Quarter's liveliest and wildest thoroughfare, where the rhythmic sounds of jazz, country western, Dixieland and sultry blues permeate the air. Brimming with life, you'll find everything from shopping to music to Cajun food to nightclubs.

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Funky must do...

It was FILTHY and very funky smelling. I guess the city doesn't pick up trash regularly down there. So, just get drunk as hell and maybe those things won't bother you. I did enjoy... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Memphis, Tennessee
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Memphis, Tennessee
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

It was FILTHY and very funky smelling. I guess the city doesn't pick up trash regularly down there. So, just get drunk as hell and maybe those things won't bother you. I did enjoy club hopping! There's no telling what you may see...

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Tacoma, Wa.
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We were there last week. We saw, firsthand, drug addicts shooting up, falling down drunks, urine and vomit on the sidewalks and mostly naked people with signs advertising everything imaginable. This was at 2:00 in the afternoon. The smell hits you first, but the sad reality of this place makes you want to run away quickly. .

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a blast checking out the sights but we're sure to head home with the kids before the nightlife came to life. We wandered along enjoying some music some food and lots of laughs. It really is designed for tourists and is relatively family friendly throughout the day. Check it out but be ready to divert the kids attention... More 

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Essex UK
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Bourbon Street wasn't our thing really but you can't visit New Orleans without giving it a look. There are plenty of better places just off of it.

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Sewell, New Jersey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Any thing goes on bourbon street so beware.... it keeps is reputation as a party time place. ..had lost its jazz and blues but kept the honky tonk party boozing atmosphere. When in new orleans go for it.

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Mexico City, Mexico
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A great place to people watch and have some good food and drinks. Expect a little of everything. Great place to go with friends.

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new iberia,la
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Bourbon street is in a league all of its own! The streets are dirty & people are rowdy...but the music is fantastic & the restaurants have decent food! People who come here know what its like ..you either hate it or love it! I personally love the music & just the feeling of being onBourbon

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Eclectic. Diverse. Entertaining. Always open. So many things to see and do. Live music, clubs, bars, historic buildings. A great place to visit

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Denver, Colorado
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Cesspool. Honestly. The humidity, the smell, my god the smell. It's either urine or puke, at all times. (or horrid B.O, mixed with creole food) Yeah -no. Scammers are literally every single step. If I had a dollar for every scammer, I'd leave there rich. A drunk guy will put beads on you and then tell you, you owe him... More 

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Eugene, Oregon
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I know this is the most famous street in NOLA, but it is also incredibly dirty, noisy and smelly. I would give it only a quick walk through at most and go to other wonderful parts of the city.

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French Quarter
A small and teeming network of laissez-faire living lounged out on the balmy banks of the Mighty Mississippi, the French Quarter has long been a port of call for folks in search of a good time and a great story. Perpetually inebriated Bourbon Street runs across its midriff like a strand of cheap ribbon tied around an otherwise rather pretty and impressively well-kept vintage dress. Throughout the rest of the Quarter, brightly colored Victorian homes and businesses, famously done up with wrought-iron features, provide a distinct and immediately recognizable backdrop for all varieties of fun. At any given moment in this historic riverside setting, some of America’s finest meals are being cooked, most potent cocktails are being mixed, and most engaging music is being performed.