Sharon Keating

  • Licensed tour guide for the City of New Orleans
  • Travel writer with TripSavvy for over seven years
  • Author of "New Orleans in Photographs" and "New Orleans Then and Now"


Sharon Keating is a former writer with TripSavvy. She is a life-long resident of New Orleans, a lawyer by profession, and a tour guide by avocation.

Sharon is a student of the colorful history, unique customs, and varied architecture of this great city and a licensed tour guide for the City of New Orleans. She is also the author of "New Orleans In Photographs" and "New Orleans Then and Now."


Sharon earned a degree in history from the University of New Orleans and a law degree from Loyola University. After completing courses at Delgado College, Sharon became a licensed tour guide and has conducted many tours for out-of-town convention groups and visiting friends for over a decade.

Awards and Publications
  • "New Orleans in Photographs"
  • "New Orleans Then and Now"

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