Posts Tagged: New Orleans on a Budget

Things to Do in August in New Orleans

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This post provides several different ideas for things to do in New Orleans during the month of August, updated for 2018. In addition to our Top 10 list, we include sections listing free things to do, family-friendly activities and things to do at night. Top 10 Free Things to Do Things to Do at Night […]

Things to Do in the French Quarter | A Self-Guided Tour

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Things to Do in the French Quarter

This post is a guide to the French Quarter in New Orleans that provides a neighborhood map, tips on restaurants and nightlife as well as a self-guided tour which highlights the top 25 things to do in the French Quarter.  This map and guide serve as a great companion to our guided tour of the French Quarter as […]

Which New Orleans City Pass Is Best?

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This is a post that compares the various different New Orleans attraction passes, combos, discounts, and coupons.  As you look at the variety of 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. […]

Best Things to Do in June in New Orleans

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This post covers things to do in June in New Orleans, including a top 10, things to do at night, as well as free and family-friendly activities (updated for 2018). Be sure to also check out our daily, pay-what-you-like walking tours. Top 10 Free Things to Do Things to Do at Night Family-Friendly  Any time […]

Best Free Things to Do in New Orleans

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New Orleans Free Things to do

This post covers what there is to do in New Orleans for free (and almost free) and is updated for 2018.  Whether you enjoy good music, food, unique culture, history or architecture, there is plenty to see and do that free or almost free. Be sure to also check our tours at Free Tours by Foot and […]

New Orleans Swamp Tour Reviews

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New Orleans Swamp tour

This post is a review of the best New Orleans swamp tours available to you, including swamp and airboat tours, canoe and kayak trips as well as nighttime and free options. Many companies will pick you up from your hotel. And don’t forget to check out Free Tours by Foot’s cemetery, voodoo, ghost and other New Orleans […]

New Orleans in a Day Tour

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New Orleans in One Day Tour

Our New Orleans in a Day Tour bridges the essential New Orleans sights, as well as some off-the-beaten-path alternatives, in a single day. Through a mix of walking and public transit, including the iconic St. Charles Avenue Streetcar, we’ll see the Garden District, the French Quarter, the Marigny, and City Park, as well as the […]

New Orleans on a Budget

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This post is a travel guide for visiting New Orleans on a budget. As a city famous for tourism, New Orleans can seem to require a lot of cash. But a closer look at the French Quarter, and especially a look at neighborhoods beyond the French Quarter, can reveal lots of affordable or free options. […]

New Orleans Streetcars | How to Ride the Trolleys

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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. In New Orleans, trolleys are called streetcars, and their image is iconic to the Crescent City. The streetcar system is cheap and easy to navigate.  Lines and Map Fares […]

Self Guided Tours of New Orleans

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We are happy to have produced several self-guided tours of New Orleans and our collection is growing.  We designed these self guided tours of New Orleans to be used as tours for you to take on your own time and your own pace or as companion pieces on our guided tours.  Some tours, like our […]