Lounging by — and in — a pool is one of the greatest survival techniques during the long, swampy New Orleans summer. Since we don’t all have friends with pools, the next best thing is diving into one of the resort settings that welcome locals — for a fee of course. Being able to drink frosty cocktails and munch on elevated snacks just sweetens the deal. Some hotels work with Resort Pass for advance reservations, so start your staycation there.
Health experts consider dining out to be a high-risk activity for the unvaccinated; the latest data about the delta variant indicates that it may pose a low-to-moderate risk for the vaccinated, especially in areas with substantial transmission. The latest CDC guidance is here; find a COVID-19 vaccination site here.Read More