Posts Tagged: new orleans

Weather in New Orleans in November

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This post is about the weather in November in New Orleans, including what to expect for temperatures, how much rain, what to wear and things to do.  Average Temperatures Sun vs. Rain What to Wear What to Do Free Tours by Foot  

New Orleans Weather in October

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New Orleans Weather in October is perfect with warm but pleasant days and mild to cool, comfortable nights.  This is the driest month of the year in the Big Easy and the best time to take one or more of our walking tours. Average New Orleans Weather in October What to Wear What to Do Free […]

Hop On Hop Off New Orleans Bus Tours And More

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Which New Orleans Bus Tours Are Best?

This post reviews and compares the various bus tours in New Orleans, including hop-on-hop-off tours, fully guided city shuttle tours and tours that focus on Hurricane Katrina and the city’s recovery.   Fully Guided City Tours Hop-On-Hop-Off Hurricane Katrina Tours Swamp Tours Plantation Tours Combos + Discount Passes     OVERVIEW Most tours last approximately 3 […]

Cafe du Monde

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This post will give you information about visiting Cafe du Monde. In addition to providing details about the kinds of food they serve, we will also include info about the history of this New Orleans landmark, best times to visit, and nearby attractions you may want to check out. Plan Your Visit Beignets and Other […]

New Orleans Ghost Tours and Haunted Tours

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This is a comparison post of the best New Orleans ghost tours, but also vampire, voodoo, haunted houses and haunted pub crawl tours in New Orleans (including our own pay-what-you-like ghost and voodoo tours). See prices, schedules and a description of what you can expect from each tour.  No matter what kind of spooky activity you’re looking for, […]

Plantation Tours Near New Orleans Reviewed

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Best New Orleans Plantation Tours

This post is an introduction to the great plantations near New Orleans, how you could get there with your own car, and a review of the tour operators that can bring you to several in comfort.  You may also be interested in our comparison of New Orleans swamp tours.   Laura: A Creole Plantation Oak Alley Plantation […]

Self Guided Garden District Tour | Things to See

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This post covers things to do in the New Orleans’ Garden District including how to get here, what sights to see, restaurants, bars, and shopping.  Its peaceful ambiance, greenery, and mansions provide a strong contrast with the French Quarter.  Why go on your own when you could join us on our guided tour of the […]

French Market in New Orleans

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This article provides an overview and self-guided tour of the French Market, the oldest market in the United States and features a long row of shops, restaurants and flea market vendors that runs along the edge of the French Quarter. We’ll address its essential history, suggest places to visit today, and list the historic sites […]

San Francisco Plantation Tickets, Tours, and Reviews

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This post is a review of San Francisco Plantation with info on tickets, tours and an online review analysis. Known for its distinctive variation in architecture, San Francisco Plantation is a spectacle on the Great River Road. Spectators have described it as a giant layered cake or a Mississippi riverboat from a distance. The land […]

The Voodoo Museum in New Orleans

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New Orleans has a reputation as a city of all things mysterious, unusual and downright eerie. So naturally, the Voodoo Museum is right at home in New Orleans. This post provides essential information for visiting this one of a kind museum as well as an analysis of reviews from guests to the Museum.  The museum […]