New Orleans literally has hundreds of great things for visitors to do–in fact, it’s one of America’s most famous tourist spots. And with our amazing hotel deals, you’ll have plenty of time to see it all. (The question is, do you have enough vacation time?!)
First on the New Orleans traveler’s list should definitely be the French Quarter. And while you’re there, partake in some of New Orleans’ finest native grub at Cafe du Monde, Cafe Maspero 601 Decatur, Central Grocery 923 Decatur Street, the Gumbo Shop or Mother’s Restaurant.
After filling up on New Orleans amazing gumbo, go antiquing on Royal Street, see the truly unique architecture, take a carriage ride with your sweetheart or enjoy the eclectic shopping.
After the sun sets is when the fun truly begins in the French Quarter. First, go to Pat O’Brient’s for a world-famous hurricane cocktail in their beautiful courtyard. After that, grab some Creole dinner with traditional jazz at Palm Court Jazz Cafe. Finally, top off an amazing New Orleans night at Preservation Hall, where the sweet sounds of New Orleans jazz flow through this world-famous venue.
Next on your New Orleans agenda should be checking out some of the cultural and artistic attractions. First, go to Magazine Street one of New Orleans’ oldest and most diverse shopping areas. (Don’t worry, you’ll save so much with our hotel deals that you’ll have plenty to spend!) It features six miles of antiques, home furnishings, gifts, jewelry and clothing. In addition, there are loads of galleries, art studios and restaurants for you to enjoy. If the kids are along for the trip, this six-mile strip ends Uptown with the Audobon Zoo. Clearly, isn’t just an adults’ haven–there’s something for every member of your family!
If that wasn’t enough for you in New Orleans, then make a beeline to the New Orleans Arts District, a.k.a. the “SoHo of the South.” This vibrant community of galleries, shops, entertainment venues, museums and restaurants cannot be missed. And if you find a great hotel deal in the area of the Convention Center near Julia Street, you’ll be within walking distance of this bustling neighborhood in New Orleans.
If you’d rather take in the great outdoors while using our hotel deals in New Orleans, know that this city is fast becoming one of the premier golfing destinations in the South. After a few rounds, you can check out numerous professional sports including football (New Orleans Saints), basketball (New Orleans Hornets) and more. Wanting to take a break from dry land? Enjoy some of New Orleans’ amazing deep sea or freshwater fishing.
Enjoy your stay (and our awesome hotel deals!) in New Orleans. Just be careful; you might not ever want to go home!