New Orleans Travel Guide
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New Orleans Travel Guide
Where is New Orleans?
Wondering where New Orleans sits on the map?
This city is about 75 miles southeast of the capital of Louisiana, Baton Rouge. New Orleans is also 25 miles south of Lacombe.
Ready to rub shoulders with the locals? 340,000 people call this part of Eastern Louisiana home.
Places to Visit in New Orleans
The New Orleans Museum of Art and French Market are just a few of the worthwhile places to visit in the area. Need some other options? Visit Jackson Square and Audubon Park. If you've got time to spare, see them all!Tulane University is a prominent place of learning, and over the years its graduates have helped shape this nation into what it is today. Like some more options? Discover humming machinery and processing lines at Mardi Gras World, where the workers take great pride in perfecting the final result. But there's more! National World War II Museum is home to a wide range of historical exhibits, allowing visitors to discover the stories and people that shaped the area.
Car Rentals in New Orleans
Adventure is just around the corner, and there’s no better way to find it than with the freedom of your own wheels. See and experience more by checking out car rentals in New Orleans with the help of Orbitz.
Arriving by air? Enterprise at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport is the place to rent from upon arrival.
Enterprise is right in the heart of the city. Simply head to 1019 Baronne Street. If there isn't anything for you there, Budget at 2 Poydras Street, Hilton New Orleans Riverside Hotel should be the next place you contact.
Where to stay in New Orleans – Hotel Accommodation
Don't waste another moment. Book one of 196 hotels in New Orleans
and get the ball rolling on all your experiences.If you love the finer things in life, the Windsor Court Hotel
is a terrific option. Alternatively, try the W New Orleans - French Quarter
. On the other hand, the French Quarter Suites Hotel
(1119 North Rampart Street) and the New Orleans Courtyard Hotel
(1101 N Rampart Street) are decent choices if you're here on a budget.
Nearest Airports to New Orleans
Visiting New Orleans and want to know something about the airport you'll be landing at? Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) is the most convenient terminal, sitting 11 miles to the west of the downtown area.
Popular Places to Visit Near New Orleans
Seen all there is to see in New Orleans already? Don't worry! Slidell
is just 30 miles from here and has plenty of activities to keep you busy. If you want to spend a whole day in this area, visit the Pinewood Country Club in the morning. Next make your way to the Oak Harbor Golf Club and Bayou Country General Store. If this isn't what you're after, try Vacherie
. Just 40 miles away, this area features other noteworthy attractions like the Laura: A Creole Plantation, St. Joseph Plantation and Evergreen Plantation. Spend the day here to check them all out!
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