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City Guide New Orleans, USA

Visiting New Orleans

It is often said that New Orleans is like no other city in the US and the second you arrive you’ll see what they mean. It is literally heaving with activity all year round and the fascinating mix of culture which exists there greatly adds to the colour and atmosphere of this remarkable location.

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New Orleans City Reviews

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    Anonymous

    Different ... In a good way!!

    I just have a love for this city! It's so different than any other place you can visit in the States! So much culture! Please make New Orleans a part of your trip - you will be happy you did!

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    Anonymous

    One Night in NOLA

    So I was only able to stay a night and half a day here, so I didn't get to to do a whole lot. But I am definitely coming back. There is a lot to do and a lot to see. I could just walk most of the streets all day in the french quarter just looking at all the buildings. I say plan a little ahead because they have some awesome events that I missed out on.

    Insider Tip:Stay in well lit areas and walk with somebody if you can. Just be aware of your surroundings and you should be just fine!

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    Anonymous

    Great spot to visit

    The live music is a fantastic experience even for people with no Jazz or Blues preference. Frenshmen street is definitively the best place to go out. In every bar there is a band playing music and the best, it ismostly for free. Good place to visit beside the French quarter is magazine street. There you can find very good restaurants and cool shops. If you visit New Orleans more than one or two days, its really recommendable to go to the swamps. Its a nice change from the city life.

  • 60%

    Anonymous

    More tacky than expected, but lively (very magaluf-esque)

    Frenchman street was fantastic, more typical of traditional new Orleans with jazz bars and nice restaurants. Bourbon street is very tacky, like Aiya Napa or Magaluf in Europe, it has lots of people on the street trying to get you in to drink in the bars. Very loud and busy street. Streetcars are great and not expensive.

    Insider Tip:When on Bourbon street look after your belongings, we had an iphone stolen from inside our friends bag while in a bar (they unzipped her bag while she was wearing it!) Go to Frenchman street and at city park rent a 4 person bike.

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    huotiv

    New Orleans

    New Orleans is a great place to visit. It has a lot of culture and places to party if that is what you are into. Even if you are not Bourbon street is still interesting to see.

    Insider Tip:Don't go in August thought it was quite hot.

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