The best sights to see, places to eat, and things to do in New Orleans.
Audubon Aquarium of the Americas
The Aquarium of America's spectacular design allows you to feel part of the watery worlds by providing close-up encounters with the inhabitants. Put it on your list next time you visit New Orleans.
Audubon Aquarium of the Americas New Orleans Review
Louisiana Music Factory
A favorite resource for New Orleans and regional music---new and old---Louisiana Music Factory has records, tapes, CDs, DVDs, sheet music, and books as well as listening stations, music-oriented T-shirts, original art, and a stage that hosts frequent live concerts.
The French Quarter
French 75 is a must-visit for any who love to submerge themselves in old-time elegance. Adjoining Arnaud's, the classic New Orleans Creole restaurant, French 75 has the decor of a bygone era with leather-backed chairs and dark-wood bar complete with imposing columns.
French 75 New Orleans Review
Frenchmen street's three-block stretch closest to the French Quarter is where it's at, complete with cafés, bars, and music clubs. While the true magic happens come nightfall—when live music spills from the doorways of clubs and crowds gather for street performers—it is still a great daytime destination.
Frenchmen Street New Orleans Review
Lucullus is entirely focused on the art of food---preparing it, serving it, and eating it---and is filled with French tables, English china, cooking and serving utensils, linens, lighting, food-related art, snuff boxes, and more
Lucullus New Orleans Shopping Review
Chef Emeril Lagasse bought the century-old Delmonico restaurant in 1998 and converted it into a large, extravagant restaurant serving some of the most ambitious reinterpretations of classic Creole dishes in New Orleans.
Emeril's Delmonico New Orleans Restaurant Review
Formerly the plantation of Etienne de Boré, the father of the granulated sugar industry in Louisiana, Audubon Park in New Orleans is a large, lush stretch of green between St. Charles Avenue and Magazine Street, continuing across Magazine Street to the river.
Audubon Park New Orleans Review
Hotel Maison de Ville
A collection of historic townhouses and "bachelor quarters" make up the Big Easy charmer, Hotel Maison de Ville, renovated and reopened in 2012 to offer a delightfully secluded vibe amid the hustle and bustle of the French Quarter.