Louisiana's Northshore/St.Tammany Parish

Website: LouisianaNorthshore.com

Since the 19th-century,  New Orleanians have been coming to the Northshore to play and get away.   The Northshore offers sophisticated restaurants, art galleries and upscale shopping. Browse some of the South's best art galleries or shop for antiques in historic districts in Slidell and Covington. Taste liquid Louisiana at Abita Brewery or Pontchartrain Vineyards. In addition, the outdoors offer about 80,000 acres of wildlife refuge in St. Tammany make it ideal for birdwatching. Kayakers and paddle-boarders.