Discover the richly cultured and rejuvenated city of New Orleans with this superbly illustrated full-colour "Eyewitness Travel Guide". The city is covered in exhaustive detail with beautiful cutaway plans and full-colour maps, as well as an extensive 2 double-page spread of Hurricane Katrina, the after-effects and the re-building effort. Read about the history of the Mardi gras, the best antique shopping in the city and Flavours of New Orleans, complete with food glossary. With hundreds of photographs, illustrations and maps, this comprehensive guide includes expanded entertainment listings, practical advice on accommodation, restaurants and nightspots, as well as essential information for shopping and entertainment. "The New Orleans Eyewitness Travel Guide" will ensure you get everything you want from your trip and more.