Rough Guides has named New Orleans the #3 destination in the world

Posted on: December 29 2014 | Posted in: Latest News
Travel 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

2.Málaga, Spain

3.New Orleans, United States

4.Hamburg, Germany

5.Nizwa, Oman

6.Wellington, New Zealand

7.Belgrade, Serbia

8.Birmingham, England

9.Yangon, Myanmar

You can read the entire article here. Special thanks to the New Orleans CVB for tipping us off about this STAR.