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Welcome to the CBD! This part of town anchored by the area between Poydras and Canal Streets has recently seen an explosion of hip restaurants, bars and other attractions. Today, the historic neighborhood has become a hot address for visitors who enjoy around-the-clock access to all the city offers.

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Destination Guide New Orleans: 3 Things to Do for the Art & History Lover — Oui We
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Destination Guide New Orleans: 3 Things to Do for the Art & History Lover — Oui We

In today’s world of Google maps, Siri and Alexa, it’s sometimes hard to imagine what the early explorers must have gone through. Those attempting to conquer the Mississippi believed it flowed east to west, and since they were on a quest for China, it seemed to be the perfect route. So how

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Destination Guide New Orleans: 3 Things to Do for the Art & History Lover — Oui We

In today’s world of Google maps, Siri and Alexa, it’s sometimes hard to imagine what the early explorers must have gone through. Those attempting to conquer the Mississippi believed it flowed east to west, and since they were on a quest for China, it seemed to be the perfect route. So how

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The Best Desserts We Ate on the Road for the Hot 10

Spoiler alert: There’s bourbon involved.

Take a Look Inside the Ace Hotel New Orleans

Take a Look Inside the Ace Hotel New Orleans

The Big Easy just got a little hipper.

SOMAch to see, so much to do. Here's your complete guide to NOLA's bustling SOMA district.
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GoNOLA Neighborhood Guide to SOMA

South Market District (SOMA) is a blossoming neighborhood in downtown New Orleans that is full of things to see, do, and eat.

Grand Isle Restaurant in #NewOrleans serves some of the freshest Louisiana seafood available, coming from the waters off of Grand Isle, Louisiana to your table without ever touching the freezer. Photo: 10best.com

Grand Isle Restaurant

Grand Isle Restaurant in #NewOrleans serves some of the freshest Louisiana seafood available, coming from the waters off of Grand Isle, Louisiana to your table without ever touching the freezer. Photo: 10best.com

Le Méridien New Orleans Replaces W Hotel in the CBD: Artsy Stays in NOLA by 10Best.com

Le Méridien New Orleans Replaces W Hotel in the CBD: Artsy Stays in NOLA by 10Best.com

Locally owned and operated for over 100 years, Ernst Café is much loved amongst locals. Stop in for a burger, chicken tenders, or nachos off of their late night bar menu and you’re guaranteed to go home happy.  (Photo: Ernst Cafe on Facebook)

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Locally owned and operated for over 100 years, Ernst Café is much loved amongst locals. Stop in for a burger, chicken tenders, or nachos off of their late night bar menu and you’re guaranteed to go home happy. (Photo: Ernst Cafe on Facebook)

The Insectarium features thousands of live and preserved specimens to illustrate the vast diversity of shape, size and color of Earth’s largest group of animals. Perfect for a rainy afternoon with the kids! (Photo: NYTimes.com)
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The Insectarium features thousands of live and preserved specimens to illustrate the vast diversity of shape, size and color of Earth’s largest group of animals. Perfect for a rainy afternoon with the kids! (Photo: NYTimes.com)

The newest John Besh restaurant in New Orleans, a collaboration with chef Aaron Sanchez that serves modern Mexican food, including a play on the Chaco Taco for dessert. (Photo: ChefAaronSanchez.com)
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The newest John Besh restaurant in New Orleans, a collaboration with chef Aaron Sanchez that serves modern Mexican food, including a play on the Chaco Taco for dessert. (Photo: ChefAaronSanchez.com)

Bellocq is a unique cocktail lounge influenced by the rich, pre-prohibition history of New Orleans, featuring innovative, specialized cocktails that are meticulously crafted by a team of experienced mixologists. Definitely a must-try during your visit to #NOLA. (Photo:TheHotelModern.com)

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Bellocq is a unique cocktail lounge influenced by the rich, pre-prohibition history of New Orleans, featuring innovative, specialized cocktails that are meticulously crafted by a team of experienced mixologists. Definitely a must-try during your visit to #NOLA. (Photo:TheHotelModern.com)

Housed in a former New Orleans brothel, Cellar Door on Lafayette Street is a high-ceilinged beauty with a courtyard, and it has a great happy hour with half-off drinks and bar snacks (including popcorn, a sophisticated poutine and lamb “lollipops”). Photo:CellardoorNola.com
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Housed in a former New Orleans brothel, Cellar Door on Lafayette Street is a high-ceilinged beauty with a courtyard, and it has a great happy hour with half-off drinks and bar snacks (including popcorn, a sophisticated poutine and lamb “lollipops”). Photo:CellardoorNola.com

If you’ve heard of a po boy, then you’ve heard of Mother’s Restaurant. This #NOLA favorite has been delighting visitors and locals alike since the 1930s! (Photo:RoadFood.com)
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Mothers Restaurant

If you’ve heard of a po boy, then you’ve heard of Mother’s Restaurant. This #NOLA favorite has been delighting visitors and locals alike since the 1930s! (Photo:RoadFood.com)

Barcadia pairs classic arcade games (and some new ones) with a quality beer list that features great craft beers and a nod to the expanding local brewery scene in southeast Louisiana. (Photo: BarcadiaNewOrleans.com)

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Barcadia pairs classic arcade games (and some new ones) with a quality beer list that features great craft beers and a nod to the expanding local brewery scene in southeast Louisiana. (Photo: BarcadiaNewOrleans.com)

Located in the breathtakingly gorgeous Roosevelt Hotel, this John Besh restaurant is where executive Chef Alon Shaya is able to showcase his extensive knowledge of Italian cuisine. Check out their happy hour for half-priced pizzas, wines by the glass, cocktails and beer.
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Located in the breathtakingly gorgeous Roosevelt Hotel, this John Besh restaurant is where executive Chef Alon Shaya is able to showcase his extensive knowledge of Italian cuisine. Check out their happy hour for half-priced pizzas, wines by the glass, cocktails and beer.

Lafayette Square is a beautiful place to spend a sunny afternoon. The park is frequently home to free concerts and celebrations, so make sure to check it out! (Photo: NolaHomes.net)
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Lafayette Square

Lafayette Square is a beautiful place to spend a sunny afternoon. The park is frequently home to free concerts and celebrations, so make sure to check it out! (Photo: NolaHomes.net)