- The classic Pontchartrain Hotel plays host to one of New Orleans' cool new rooftop bars
- Drinks poolside are a hit among locals at the Alto during the sweltering summertime
New Orleans (CNN)As New Orleans steadies itself for Carnival season's final bacchanal, Fat Tuesday on February 28, an estimated 1 million visitors will fall upon the city, nearly tripling its actual populace. Fun? No doubt. Debauched? You got 'dat right.