America's Fittest Cities
#30 New Orleans
New Orleanians’ fun, “laissez les bons temps roulez” attitude may have caught
up with them—all those fried po’boy sandwiches, potent hurricane cocktails, and
laid-back music clubs are severe workout distractions. Really, who can blame them for being last on
Get Fit: Go for a jog along the shores of Lake Pontchartrain, or try a walking tour of
the antebellum homes in the city’s scenic Garden District.