What to See and Do in New Orleans
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Louisiana, New Orleans Guide (B): What to See and Do in New Orleans

A few years ago, Aaron and I rang in the New Year in New Orleans with two of our very dearest friends. Although the city sometimes gets a bad rap, it has much more to offer than just the craziness of Mardi Gras and Bourbon Street. From amazing food to fabulous architecture and music, there is truly something for everyone in New Orleans. Once you arrive, check into one of these fabulous IHG New Orelans hotels, and then head off to explore the city and hit these must-dos!

Even if you're not a huge history buff, the National World War II Museum is most definitely worth your time. Originally opened in 2000, the museum has since completed several new updates and expansions. It houses a variety of impressive interactive exhibits. We enjoyed seeing the planes and taking some time to appreciate the history of our nation and honor those who died for it.

One of my very favorite activities in New Orleans was riding the streetcar out into the St. Charles District. The fares are incredibly reasonable, and the streetcar passes through many beautiful neighborhoods full of mansions and history. The pace of this area is slow, the people are friendly, and there are lots of great New Orleans restaurants to try! ...... (follow the instructions below for accessing the rest of this article).
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Guide Name: What to See and Do in New Orleans
Guide Location: USA » New Orleans
Guide Type: Self-guided Walking Tour (Article (B))
Author: Kelsie Kleinmeyer
Read it on Author's Website: http://www.currentlykelsie.com/2016/10/what-to-see-and-do-in-new-orleans.html
Sight(s) Featured in This Guide:
  • National World War II Museum
  • Jackson Square
  • Café du Monde