Uptown

Just up the Avenue

Jump on the streetcar where St Charles and Carrollton Ave meet, to begin a journey through Uptown New Orleans. The beginning part of this ride is known as the Carrollton Area. Here you will pass restaurants like Vincent’s Italian Cuisine along the way. As the streetcar passes Loyola and Tulane Universities and the beautiful Audubon Park, you are now in Uptown New Orleans. This streetcar ride can provide a view of some of the new beautiful real estate in the New Orleans Area. Many homes have belong to families for generations. Continuing past Napoleon Ave, towards the Ponchartrain Expressway, on the river side of St Charles, is the Irish Channel and Garden District Neighborhoods. All of these areas have unique real estate that makes up New Orleans. From the mansion to the shotgun, all can found throughout these neighborhoods.

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