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Construction Bourbon St. New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS, LA – The construction on Bourbon Street is part of the $6M French Quarter Infrastructure Improvement Project in New Orleans, LA.

The project is still ongoing. The updates include replacing existing water and drainage lines, repaving roadways, reconstructing sidewalks, repairing sewer lines and adding new curb ramps compliant with the American with Disabilities Act.

A gentleman on the site stated that the construction should be finished in a few more months.

The project was coordinated with The City of New Orleans, Department of Public Works, along with the Sewerage and Water Board of New Orleans.

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The only camera you will ever need under $300

NEW ORLEANS, LA –  The Canon PowerShot SX710 HS was tested on Bourbon Street. What I found was this is the only camera one would ever need; it does it all.

The music video below is a photo gallery taken while the sun was setting. This is a time known by photographers as the Golden Hour or Magic Hour.

CAMERA USED
Canon PowerShot SX710 HS (can find under $300)

VIDEO SOFTWARE
Windows Movie Maker  (free)

MUSIC (free)
YouTube Audio Library

EDITING PHOTO SOFTWARE
Photoshop ($9/mo)

WORDPRESS SOFTWARE (used by photonews247.com)
Managed WordPress Hosting at Godaddy (7.99/mo)

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Bourbon Street, people, lights (photo gallery)

BOURBON STREET –  These photos were taken while on Bourbon Street before nightfall that feature the people, the lights and historic architecture.

Together these elements create a bit of mystic for the French Quarter neighborhood in New Orleans, LA.

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Historic Bourbon St, waking up in New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS, LA – Bourbon Street in the early morning hours around dawn in the historic French Quarter neighborhood of New Orleans, LA.

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Hyatt French Quarter Hotel & Hard Rock Cafe share space

FRENCH QUARTER / NEW ORLEANS, LA – OCT 31, 2015: The Hyatt French Quarter Hotel is a 4-star hotel with the Hard Rock Cafe conveniently located in the same building at street level on the corner of Iberville Street and Bourbon Street in the French Quarter neighborhood of New Orleans, LA.

Hyatt French Quarter New Orleans
800 Iberville St, New Orleans, LA
frenchquarter.hyatt.com

Hard Rock Cafe
125 Bourbon Street, New Orleans, LA
hardrock.com/cafes/new-orleans/

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Bourbon House, New Orleans, LA

FRENCH QUARTER / NEW ORLEANS, LA – The Bourbon House Seafood Restaurant is an upscale fine-dining establishment that features an oyster bar, fresh seafood and Creole dishes along with their signature bourbon milk punch served in a big room with a view located on 144 Bourbon Street in New Orleans LA.

Bourbon House Seafood Creole Restaurant
144 Bourbon Street
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 522-0111
menu: bourbonhouse.com/menus
directions: google.com/maps

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The Tequila House, New Orleans, LA

FRENCH QUARTER / NEW ORLEANS, LA – The Tequila House features a full bar with nightly drink specials, a menu filled with Tex-Mex grilled food in a intimate courtyard hidden away on Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA.

The Tequila House
417 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 568-0446
Google Maps

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Prohibition Bourbon Balcony Bar, New Orleans, LA

FRENCH QUARTER / NEW ORLEANS, LA – Prohibition Bourbon Balcony Bar for parties over looking Bourbon Street in the French Quarter neighborhood of New Orleans, LA.

Prohibition Bourbon Balcony Bar
Bourbon St, 70130 New Orleans
(504) 586-9843

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Four Points Sheraton French Quarter Hotel

FRENCH QUARTER / NEW ORLEANS, LA – Four Points Sheraton French Quarter Hotel is located on historic Bourbon Street, across the street from the Opera House in the world famous French Quarter neighborhood on New Orleans, LA.

The unique French Quarter hotel is within walking distance to everything in the French Quarter: jazz music, creole cuisine, art galleries, antique shops and more.

Four Points by Sheraton French Quarter Hotel
541 Bourbon St
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 524-7611
Site: fourpointsfrenchquarter.com
Map: Google Maps

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The Swamp Bar for balcony view of Bourbon Street

FRENCH QUARTER / NEW ORLEANS, LA – OCT 30, 2015: The Swamp is a two-story bar that features a balcony overlooking Bourbon Street in the French Quarter neighborhood of New Orleans, LA.

The Swamp provides live music with a mechanical bull in the middle of the fist floor courtyard as well.

The Swamp
516 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 528-9400
bourbon-swamp.com | Google Map

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Boogie Woogie Souvenir Shop, Bourbon Street

NEW ORLEANS, LA –  Boogie Woogie Souvenir & Gift Shop is the place to find a variety of New Orleans themed-trinkets, souvenirs and novelties for all ages located on 611 Bourbon Street in the French Quarter neighborhood of New Orleans, LA.

SOUVENIRS: Mardi Gras beads, masks, post cards, posters, Jazz figures, calendars, hats, t-shirts, umbrellas, alligator heads.

HOUSE & KITCHEN: New Orleans posters, Vieux Carre roofing slate paintings, old time metal southern signs, shot glasses, coffee mugs, French Market coffee, hot sauces, Pat O’Brien’s hurricane mix, Cajun spices and cooking ingredients, Cajun cook books.

Boogie Woogie Souvenir Shop
611 Bourbon St
New Orleans LA 70130
(504) 528-9800
Google Maps

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Payphones in New Orleans, LA

FRENCH QUARTER / NEW ORLEANS, LA –  Payphones can be found in the streets of New Orleans that charge 50 cents for local calls.