The Underrated City In Louisiana You Need To Visit – And Why

When it comes to tourism, the southern half of the state tends to get all of the glory. Every year, millions of tourists flock to Cajun Country or New Orleans to feast on Cajun and Creole cuisine, catch a glimpse at our beautiful bayous and marshes, or experience Mardi Gras. While the southern half of Louisiana certainly has much to offer, have you ever considered visiting Shreveport? Louisiana’s third most popular city has something for everyone, including shopping, history, music, and amazing restaurants. We’ve written about dozens of small towns that are worthy of a visit, but today we are heading to one of the most underrated cities in Louisiana to gloat about how amazing it is. In no particular order, here are some of the most important reasons you should visit this underrated city in Louisiana.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

While you’re in Shreveport, you’re going to want to grab some grub. We’d recommend Herby-K’s, a local landmark that’s been a neighborhood favorite since 1936.

What’s your favorite thing about Shreveport? Let us know in the comments below!