12 Things To See & Do In New Orleans
Kick off your visit with a walk around the French Quarter to see the beautiful architecture
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Stop in at the French Market for many choices of food and some Nola favourites like gumbo and fresh oysters
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Frenchman Street is the place to be for live jazz music. Check out the Spotted Cat Music Club
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Pat O’Briens is the original home of the famous Hurricane drink. Be prepared - it’s big and strong
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No trip to Nola is complete without visiting Bourbon Street at night. Have a drink and a boogie
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Cafe Du Monde is famous for its beignets and a popular spot. Go early in the morning if you want to sit down
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Do a free walking tour of the Garden District to hear about the history of these beautiful homes and spot some celeb houses
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For a fun half day trip out of the city, take a swamp tour and see the gators on the bayou
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The New Orleans Historic Voodoo Museum is small and easy to see in half an hour. It’s got some interesting artefacts
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The light in the early morning, on St Louis Cathedral, is perfect for some photos while nobody else is around
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Visit Cemetery No.1 to see where the famous voodoo queen was buried. It’s only accessible with a guided tour
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Take a relaxing cruise on the Steamboat Natchez for a different view of Nola
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New Orleans is a magical city and you can’t really go wrong!
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