Times of Oman
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Down south in New Orleans
March 6, 2014 | 12:00 AM
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There's a rhythm to this most soulful of southern cities. Not just from its world-class music clubs and talented buskers, but from the unique blend of European and Creole influences. The recent Mardi Gras festivities came to an end on March 4 with exuberant and elaborate parades and wild street parties marking the end of a six-week carnival.

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