New Orleans
closeThanks to its French roots and blend of different cultures, New Orleans has a distinct character which sets it apart from the rest of the country. This is manifested in its unique architecture, food and music.
Despite the devastation caused by Hurricane Katrina in 2005, the city's historic French Quarter is as lively as ever before, especially during Mardi Gras, the famous carnival celebrations that are held here each year.
Random New Orleans Highlights
Supreme Court Building, New Orleans
In the early 20th century, a block of historic houses were demolished in the French Quarter for the construction of the new Supreme Court Building, a massive Beaux-Arts structure.
Moon Walk, New Orleans
The Moon Walk is a riverside promenade created in 1976. It's a great place for a walk along the Mississippi river where you can escape the humidity of the city while watching boats pass by.
Aquarium of the Americas, New Orleans
The Audubon Aquarium of the Americas exhibits some 500 different species of sea creatures. Highlights include a huge water tank with a replica of an oil rig and a recreation of the Amazon rainforest.
French Market, New Orleans
The French Market, a public market housed in several colonnaded halls dates back to the early 19th century. The oldest property at the French Market is the Café du Monde, famous for its beignets and coffee.

Random New Orleans Tours & Activities
New Orleans Ghost and Gators Combo Tour, New Orleans
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New Orleans Supernatural Tour, New Orleans
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