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Hidden Treasures:…

Sep 2 - 2, 2014
Join Friends of the Cabildo as the Louisiana State Museum's impressive… more

Irvin Mayfield's Jazz…

Sep 2 - 2, 2014
Join us at The Irvin Mayfield Jazz Playhouse at the Royal Sonesta Hotel for… more

Kinder Garden:…

Sep 2 - 30, 2014
Play, learn and grow in this hands-on introduction to the world of gardens for… more

Kinder Garden:…

Sep 2 - 30, 2014
Play, learn and grow in this hands-on introduction to the world of gardens for… more

Maple Leaf Bar…

Sep 2 - 30, 2014
Join us for live entertainment featuring the Grammy Award winning ReBirth Brass… more

Standing in the…

Sep 2 - Nov 25, 2014
"Standing in the Shadows (No More)" is a series of narrative quilting… more

Funk Monkey featuring…

Sep 3 - 24, 2014
Join us for Funk Monkey featuring members of Bonerama. more

Grammy Award-winning…

Sep 3 - 24, 2014
Join us at The Irvin Mayfield Jazz Playhouse at the Royal Sonesta Hotel for… more

Irvin Mayfield's Jazz…

Sep 3 - 24, 2014
Join us at The Irvin Mayfield Jazz Playhouse at the Royal Sonesta Hotel for… more

Lunchbox Lecture -…

Sep 3 - 3, 2014
History remembers the American, British and Polish Paratroopers who jumped into… more

Mark of the Feminine

Sep 3 - Oct 4, 2014
Curator Regine Basha's Mark of the Feminine is the first in a series of… more

The Royal Sonesta's…

Sep 3 - 3, 2014
The Royal Sonesta New Orleans presents the September Round Table Luncheon… more

We Live to Eat Kick…

Sep 3 - 3, 2014
For the first time, this event is open-to-the-public and attendees will be able… more

White Glove Wednesdays

Sep 3 - 3, 2014
It's one thing to read on an exhibit label that an infantryman's pack in World… more

Irvin Mayfield's Jazz…

Sep 4 - 25, 2014
Join us at The Irvin Mayfield Jazz Playhouse at the Royal Sonesta Hotel for… more

Irvin Mayfield's Jazz…

Sep 4 - 25, 2014
Join us at The Irvin Mayfield Jazz Playhouse at the Royal Sonesta Hotel for… more

Jazz in the Park

Sep 4 - Oct 30, 2014
Jazz in the Park returns for nine straight weeks this fall,  with a… more

Special Presentation…

Sep 4 - 4, 2014
Join us for a  Special Presentation - "Challenging Internment"… more

The Trio featuring…

Sep 4 - 4, 2014
Join us for The Trio featuring Johnny Vidacovich, Roland Guerin, John Gros. more

17th Annual Save Our…

Sep 5 - 6, 2014
Lake Pontchartrain Basin Foundation is gearing up for its 17th Annual Save Our… more

Hidden Treasures:…

Sep 2 - 2, 2014
Join Friends of the Cabildo as the Louisiana State Museum's impressive… more

World's Best: Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans

FOR IMMEDIATE RELAESE
Media Contact:
Char Thian, Director of Public Relations
The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans
921 Canal Street, New Orleans, Louisiana, 70112
Direct: (504) 670-2817 and Cell: (504) 913-4114
E-Mail: char.thian@ritzcarlton.com

 World's Best: Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS, La. - July 6, 2012 -TODAY Travel + Leisure announced their 17th annual World's Best Awards as selected by their readers. They ranked The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans as one of the Top 50 Large City Hotels in the Continental U.S. and the city of New Orleans also received top honors, coming in at #5 (up from sixth place in 2011) as one of the Top 10 Cities in the U.S. and Canada. It was preceded by New York, Chicago, San Francisco and Charleston and followed by Santa Fe, Vancouver, Savannah, Quebec and Honolulu. Two other New Orleans hotels also appear on the hotel list. New Orleans is clearly the World's Best!

World's Best Large City Hotels in the Continental U.S. link: http://www.travelandleisure.com/worldsbest/2012/hotels/large-city-hotels-us/318 (#35; The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans)

World's Best Top Cities in the U.S. and Canada link: http://www.travelandleisure.com/worldsbest/2012/cities/us-canada-cities/358 (#5; New Orleans)

General Manager Russell Miller said, "I'm proud to accept the World's Best award on behalf of the ladies and gentlemen of The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans who are personally committed to providing memorable experiences for our guests. And, we would like to congratulate everyone in the hospitality business for contributing to New Orleans' well deserved recognition as one of the World's Best cities."

The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans will celebrate its 12th anniversary on October 6, 2012. The hotel is located at 921 Canal Street, New Orleans, Louisiana, 70112. For more information call 1-800-241-3333.

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