New Orleans. New Orleans...what to say. New Orleans is a horrible place to ride around in. First off, there are no signs at all on any of the highways into town telling you where to go for information or when to exit to see various things. After many clueless exits, at a total guess I picked one right before a large bridge which looked ominously like it would lead Somewhere Else. The exit turned out to have some signage pointing eventually to the French Quarter. Many key street signs are entirely absent. You just have no idea.
Anyway, hot and getting a little frustrated, I eventually made it to the downtown area. Once again, parking proved hassle-free for me. I almost felt sorry for all the people in cars, but then recovered