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There’s A Tiny Town Near New Orleans Completely Surrounded By Breathtaking Natural Beauty

When you need to get away from it all in New Orleans, there are lots of options for you. Although not everyone knows how to appreciate it, we have some of the most beautiful swamps in the entire country. Explore Akers, also known as Manchac, to discover all of the natural beauty the areas around New Orleans have to offer.

Have you ever visited this town outside of New Orleans or eaten at Middendorf’s? What is your favorite trail to walk down in the Joyce Wildlife Management area? Let us know your thoughts and experiences in the comments below. We love to hear your feedback!

Kezia Kamenetz
Kezia Kamenetz is a native to southern Louisiana and lives in the Marigny neighborhood of New Orleans currently. When not writing about all the amazing things to be found in her state, her central passion is dreams and the wisdom they can offer, which you can learn more about by visiting