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Katrina Anniversary Tour, 10 Years After The Storm

August 24, 2015 | Posted in: News
Most New Orleanians have personal anecdotes to share when reminded of the devastation wrought by Hurricane Katrina. We saw first hand the tragedy and hardship, the power of community during th... » Read More

NOLA in the News- 10 Years Post Katrina, University Medical Center Opens

August 5, 2015 | Posted in: News
Ten years post Katrina, New Orleanians open the doors of their brand new, state-of-the-art University Medical Center.  On August 1st, 2015, 131 patients were transferred from the LSU Inte... » Read More

Waters of the Mississippi Delta

July 16, 2015 | Posted in: Tours
  Bayou, Swamp, Wetland - What's the Difference? Did you know the name "bayou" is actually native to Louisiana? The word is believed to have originated from "bayuk,&... » Read More

Is Tourism Helping the Recovery from Hurricane Katrina?

June 26, 2015 | Posted in: News
This short film draws attention to an important debate here in New Orleans. Tour companies have been banned from entering the Lower Ninth Ward since 2006! Now on the cusp of Hurricane Katrina&... » Read More

The Cornstalk Fence

June 17, 2015 | Posted in: Architecture
The well known Cornstalk Hotel is a landmark and tourist attraction on the picturesque Royal Street. But did you know this French Quarter hotel's namesake architectural feature, the ornate... » Read More

Floral Arrangements in Creole Plantation Homes

June 6, 2015 | Posted in: History
Gorgeous Evergreen Magnolia blooms as well as Confederate Jasmine and Gardenia flowers were constantly used in floral arrangements in every room of Creole plantation homes throughout the 19th centu... » Read More

Louisiana is the Weirdest Country in America!

May 27, 2015 | Posted in: News
....And we are proud of it!  Some people have called Louisiana (and New Orleans in particular) the northernmost port of the Caribbean. It's quite an exotic destination ... » Read More

The French Market

May 5, 2015 | Posted in: History
   Founded in 1791, the French Market is the oldest open air market in the US! Located on the East bank of the Mississippi River in the historic French Quarter, the market is now one ... » Read More

New Orleans Jazz

April 19, 2015 | Posted in: New Orleans
New Orleans has been called many things, but quiet is never one of them. You don't have to go to Jazz Fest to hear the sounds that make this city so special and unlike any other. Wether you ar... » Read More

Easter Weekend in New Orleans

April 2, 2015 | Posted in: New Orleans
During this busy festival season in the Crescent City, it can be hard to keep up with all of the fun activities going on! Here are the main events, parades, and celebrations for this Easter We... » Read More

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