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New Orleans lies on the Mississippi River in the southern eastern state of Louisiana. This historical city is widely known as the ‘home of Jazz' and has been the birthplace to many musical icons including Louis Armstrong. The city mixes European flavour with a strong Caribbean influence which is clear to see through its magnificent architecture, exotic foods and rich musical culture. Whether you want to explore the beautiful surroundings, visit the museums, take a take a musical journey or spend your day shopping, there are plenty of places to discover and explore once you arrive at New Orleans and there really is something for every taste.
Shopping in New Orleans is a unique and remarkable experience. You will truly get a taste of the diverse flavour and character that New Orleans has to offer whilst walking around the city's charming neighbourhoods. Downtown you will find the ‘French Market' which is famous for its antique furniture and handmade jewellery, or if you prefer designer goods then head down to ‘Riverwalk Marketplace' for not only an array of shops, but stunning river views as well. ‘Magazine Street' is home to six miles of whole host of shops and quaint boutiques and ‘The Esplanade Mall', located near to the Airport is where you can purchase tax free goods.
The local currency is the US dollar. New Orleans is 6 hours behind Greenwich meantime (GMT -6).
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