Street is nice and lots of nice places. Lots of stores with art decora. Better looking than bourbon.
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Part of the French Quarters area, it makes for a casual stroll to see lots of local culture, Do bring your camera, the street performers are very entertaining.
Royal street seemed more refined to me and not full of drinks like bourbon street. More upmarket shops, galleries and restaurants so much better for strolling down the street and enjoying the marvel that is the historic French Quarter.
I walked along this quiet street looking for other attractions, but noticed if you're into artwork and small shops, this a great find. My husband and I also took a trolley that strolled us through the street as well. Some pretty nice hotels and eateries...More
What a wonderful venue to visit. Beautiful vistas, awesome food, special people and the HISTORY! Explore and relive the unique history of the French Quarter, Royal Street, New Orleans and a very special region of the United States. Engage with the locals and the visitors...More
So nice to lap up the atmosphere and walk along here morning, afternoon or evening. Given the chaos of Bourbon St. this is a welcome relief and some fun shops to check out.
Royal Street is much different than Bourbon Street, which I found to be basically a tourist trap. The restaurants and shops have character, as do the colourful buildings and well-kept gardens. We also came across some really unique hotels that I have filed away in...More