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Queen Nefetari’s Egypt exhibition

The glamor and drama of Queen Nefertari’s Egypt

You may think you know what to expect from the new Queen Nefertari’s Egypt exhibition at the New Orleans Museum of Art. But you are not ready for the glamor, intimacy and sheer drama awaiting you amid the 230 objects that will be on display there through July 17.

Quarantine History Ep 5

A Russian immigrant, coups in Central America and victory in a Boston boardroom – the banana’s story spans the globe. But in episode 5 of Quarantine History, it’s New Orleans’ own Sam “Banana Man” Zemurray who takes the fruit straight to the top. Episode 1 – Bricktop Episode 2 – The Bulletproof Baroness Episode 3 …

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Araña Taqueria y Cantina

UPDATE: *Permanently Closed* Tequila fans rejoice! Araña Taqueria y Cantina isn’t just a great spot for brunch, it also features a tasting guide to steer you through the delicious and dizzying array of tequilas and mescals offered at the Irish Channel restaurant. Araña got its name from the Spanish word for spider, which is the …

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The Traveler Broads share a tropical cocktail called the Judgey Parrot at the New Orleans Catahoula Hotel.

Catahoula Hotel: Cabana-chic and dog friendly

New Orleans’ Catahoula Hotel slays the hotel bar, Insta-perfect decor and vegan-Chinese fusion. We recommend this 35-room boutique hotel (a refreshing change from mega-chains) for 20-something trend-seekers, group travelers and dog lovers. The Catahoula, named for Louisiana’s state pooch, is dog friendly!   Rooms feature fabulous rain showers and incredibly comfy mattresses. For group travelers, the …

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Southern Decadence 2018 Schedule

Southern Decadence 2018 Schedule

2018 is the 47th Annual Southern Decadence Celebration and we’ve got the Southern Decadence 2018 Schedule in full. Fodor’s Travel just listed Decadence in their top 13 non-Pride LGBTQ Festivities in the world. Welcome to New Orleans Labor Day weekend. Pick up our French Quarter guide for suggestions on where to shop, eat and drink. VIP …

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