New Orleans neighborhoods are where the culture and creativity of the Crescent City come to life. From the historic French Quarter to the elegant Garden District to the music-filled Marigny- there is great food, music...more
About New Orleans
New Orleans is a magical place with a unique culture and way of life. Explore our about New Orleans pages to learn more about the city in preparation for a trip you'll never forget!...more
It is said that New Orleans residents should have five good costumes ready to go at any given time. Celebration is at the core of the New Orleans' experience, and to get a true taste of the city, every visitor should...more
New Orleans has many distinct neighborhoods that offer nightlife options from incredible live music on Frenchmen Street to intimate cocktails just a neighborhood away. Harrah's Casino caters to the high rollers at heart...more
In New Orleans, a great drink is just as important as a great meal- and great music for that matter. Check out our list of New Orleans libations and the bars, pubs and lounges where they can be enjoyed....more
Traditional New Orleans Foods
Familiarize yourself with these dishes and be well prepared to savor forkfuls of the culture, tradition and recipe perfection that have earned New Orleans its culinary legacy....more
New Orleans is full of life, so why not get out of that rut of dinner and movie and pump some of that life into your relationship. We've come up with some wonderful ideas that will take your date night, Valentine's Day or simple romantic night without the kids to the next level.
Take a Carriage Ride - Find the carriages at Jackson Square and experience the city the original way.
Picnic in New Orleans City Park - From swans to botanical gardens to the world's largest collection of mature oak trees, you'll enjoy all nature has to offer. The park is also home to the New Orleans Museum of Art and a beautiful sculpture garden.
Stroll through the French Quarter - Simple yet anything but, step back in time and take in enchanting architecture, visit eclectic shops and meet friendly folk.
Steamboat Natchez - Enjoy a romantic dinner for two on the last authentic Steamboat cruise on the Mississippi.
Caricature drawing by an artist on Jackson Square - What better way to capture the smile of the one you love than through the talents of a Jackson Square artist!
St. Charles Ave Streetcar ride - Nestle into polished wooden seats with your sweetie and admire the sights on New Orleans most famous avenue.
Tour the Garden District - Tour beautiful mansions, and relive the elegance of a simpler time in New Orleans.
Jackson Square - View the work of local artisans, visit St. Louis Cathedral and make a wish in the park's famous fountain.
Peruse art galleries on Julia Street - Discover authentic Louisiana art, both modern and historic in New Orleans arts district.
Take a cooking class - The best way to someone's heart? Their stomach! Learn how to cook like a local with a New Orleans-style cooking class.
Experience sunrise at the river - Nothing is more romantic than the reflecting colors of a New Orleans sunrise on the Mississippi after an unforgettable night in the French Quarter. Get an order of beignets to-go from Café du Monde and head to the water.