Posts Tagged: New Orleans tips

Take the Streetcar to the Garden District

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New Orleans cable car

This post is about taking the St. Charles Streetcar from the French Quarter to the Garden District, including where to board, fares and passes as well as a guide to riding New Orleans Streetcars.   Where to Board Fares + Passes New Orleans Streetcar Guide Free Tours by Foot Tour of the Garden District Guide to […]

Things to do with Kids in New Orleans

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Things to Do with Kids in New Orleans

This post will focus on kid-friendly attractions you can enjoy in New Orleans, including a top 10 and free things to do sections as well as tips on food, tours, nightlife, and museums. This post is geared toward visitors and tourists. We also note whenever an activity or attraction is free with the purchase of […]

Mardi Gras Krewes and Parades

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Mardi Gras Parades and Krewes

This post is about New Orleans Mardi Gras Parades and about the krewes and dance troupes that organize and/or participate in them. We’ll help you understand how parades are put together, plus the different kinds of parades, which ones are happening while you’re in town, and how to have the best possible time at a […]

What to Do in New Orleans in March

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March in New Orleans

This post covers New Orleans in March, including a top 10 list of things to do, free activities, things to do at night as well as with kids and is updated for 2018.  March means warmer weather and lots of free outdoor music. If you are coming at the start or end of the month, […]

What is the Weather Like in New Orleans in March?

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March in New Orleans

This post is a summary of the New Orleans weather in March, with tips on what to pack and things to do (updated for 2018).  Spring is in the air and it’s a great time to visit the city as the weather is mild.  Click on the links below to learn more.  If you are […]

What to Do in February in New Orleans

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This post covers things to do in February in New Orleans, including a top 10 list, some free activities, things to do at night as well as with kids.  February has Mardi Gras and Carnival Season, so parades, parades, parades.  But that’s not all.  If you are coming at the start or end of the […]

What is the weather like in New Orleans during February?

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Weather in February in New Orleans

This post is a summary of the February weather in New Orleans with tips on what to pack and things to do (updated for 2018). February brings cold nights, but pleasant days. Click on the links below to learn more.  If you are coming at the start or end of the month, you may want […]

Mardi Gras in New Orleans (FAQs)

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Mardi Gras New Orleans

This post answers some frequently answered questions about Mardi Gras in New Orleans as well as Carnival Season in general.  You can also find videos and links to further content to help you plan your time in New Orleans for this uniquely New Orleans festive season.  One thing to get clear, Mardi Gras and Carnival […]

Things to do in January in New Orleans

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This post, updated for 2018, covers things to do in January in New Orleans, including a top 10 list, some free activities, things to do at night as well as with kids.  January marks the start of Carnival Season, which ends on Fat Tuesday (Mardi Gras Day), so January means parades and celebrations.  If you […]

New Orleans Cemetery Guide

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New Orleans Cemetery Guide

This post is a practical guide to visiting cemeteries in New Orleans, with tips on which to choose as well as explanations of what you will see. There are over 40 cemeteries in New Orleans, each with its own charm and personality. One, St. Louis Cemetery #1, allows entry only licensed tour companies, like us, […]