New Orleans HolidaysReference WW38948
Eclectic and full of spirit are just two ways to describe this exotic city of the south.
Perched on the banks of the Mississippi River, New Orleans is the destination of choice for anyone who loves festivals, fusion cuisine, beautiful colonial architecture and history.
The French Quarter is unsurpassed as a sightseeing/boutique shopping experience. It's also home to legendary New Orleans voodoo shops and some fantastic costume and mask shops, great for Mardi Gras or Halloween, as well as popular New Orleans souvenirs. Magazine Street also has costume and mask shops, as well as stores offering elegant furnishings, hand-smocked garments and local arts.
During the day explore the stunning streets of the French Quarter and visit the numerous historical sites. By evening, find yourself dancing along to the unmistakable sound of New Orleans nightlife.
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- Currency US Dollars ($)
- Flying time from UK An average of 10 Hours
- Primary Language English
- Passport & Visas Brits must have a full 10-year British Passport that's valid for six months after you return to the UK.