The Spanish Style Architecture Of The French Quarter Of New Orleans , Louisiana ...
Stockphoto ID: 3014793
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Description: The Spanish style architecture of the French Quarter of New Orleans , Louisiana dates back hundreds of years to the 1700s . It is distinctive for the intricate , wrought iron balconies , central courtyards , and quaint doors and windows . Many balconies display Mardi Gras beads , which are collected by residents each year , as they are thrown by krewes from parade floats .