Posts By: Sarah

New Orleans Streetcars | How to Ride the Trolleys

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New Orleans Streetcars

This post demonstrates how to ride the New Orleans streetcars with tips on choosing the right ticket, seeing the best sights, and understanding the streetcar’s history.  Lines and Map Fares + Passes Tips on Riding the Streetcar Where Can You Go? A Streetcar Named Desire Other Things to Do in NOLA     In New […]

What to Do in New Orleans in June

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Things to Do in New Orleans in June 2020

This post covers the best things to do in New Orleans in June, updated for 2020 including festivals, annual events, free things to do, nighttime activities and family-friendly options. Be sure to read our master post on things to do in New Orleans for even more ideas.     Disclosure: While our recommendations are always […]

The Difference Between Cajun And Creole Food

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This post covers the differences between Cajun and Creole foods and where you can find restaurants in New Orleans that specialize in either style or both.  Introduction Cajun Food Creole Food 13 Must-Try Foods of NOLA Free Food Tours   8

Which New Orleans City Pass Is Best?

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This post compares the various New Orleans city passes, attraction combos, discounts, and coupons.  As you look at the different options, keep in mind your budget, interests, and stamina. Everyone’s tastes are a little different, so not all packages are right for all people. Luckily, there are quite a few options. Happy planning!

How to Get to the French Quarter from the New Orleans Cruise Port

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This post explains how to get from the Cruise Ship Terminal at Julia Street to the top neighborhoods, listed below, in New Orleans. We provide directions via public transportation and walking. We also suggest the best locations to meet an Uber or Lyft if you decide to use those services. Be sure to read our […]

The Lafayette Cemetery #1 in New Orleans

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This post is a guide to Lafayette Cemetery #1 in New Orleans’ Garden District, including tips on how to get here, a self-guided tour, as well a brief history. You can also take our GPS-enabled audio tour anytime the cemetery is open. 

What To Do in May in New Orleans

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May in New Orleans

This post covers some of the best things to do in New Orleans in May, updated for 2020, including free, family-friendly fun, and nighttime events and attractions.  Top 10 Free Things to Do Things to Do at Night Family-Friendly Activities How’s the Weather? Free Tours by Foot     Disclosure: While our recommendations are always […]

New Orleans Ghost Tours and Haunted Tours

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New Orleans Ghost Tours and Haunted Tours

This is a comparison post of the best New Orleans ghost tours, including vampire, voodoo, haunted houses and haunted pub crawl tours in New Orleans.  Ghost Tours Voodoo Tours Vampire Tours Haunted Pub Crawls Ghost and Cemetery Bus Tours All-in-One Tours     Disclosure: We think you should consider our free tours, but we have […]

New Orleans Food Tours

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New Orleans Food Tours

Free Tours by Foot is proud to now offer our free New Orleans food tours. Learn all about the city’s great foods, including gumbo, jambalaya, po-boys, beignets and so much more. French Quarter Garden District Cooking Classes Cocktail Tours Things to Do in NOLA     FRENCH QUARTER FOOD TOUR The majority of New Orleans […]