December 29 2014 | Latest NewsTravel publication Rough Guides has named New Orleans the #3 destination in the world. Starting with a Bob Dylan quote - “There are a lot of places I like, but I like New Orleans better” - the write-up continues with: "A decade on from the devastation of Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans is back. Not just as a tourist destination, but as one of the world’s most exciting places for food and music.” The top ten places are:
1.Johannesburg, South Africa
3.New Orleans, United States
6.Wellington, New Zealand
You can read the entire article here. Special thanks to the New Orleans CVB for tipping us off about this STAR.