Category Archives: Things To Do In New Orleans

Valentine’s Day in New Orleans

Add a little romance to your day this Valentine’s Day in New Orleans as you discover the romance that fills the atmosphere. Wake up feeling refreshed after a full night of sleep in our Garden District hotel. Start your day with a walk along the beautiful streets of the beautiful Garden District and brunch at…

New Orleans Cemetery Tours

New Orleans is unique in so many ways. From the festivals and the food to the history and the shopping. Sitting below sea level, there is one more thing unique about our town, the cemeteries. While cemeteries are not typically a tourist attraction, our cemeteries are one of a kind. Due to the high water table…

Free Activities in New Orleans

Welcome to BEST WESTERN St. Charles Inn, your chosen Garden District hotel. We want to make sure that you not only get a great deal on your New Orleans hotel but you also get the most bang for your buck while you are visiting with us. Here are just a few of the many free…

Frenchmen Street

Bourbon Street in the French Quarter steals the show from many of the local hang outs offering the giltz and glamour of NOLA that tourist seek. With much to see and do in the French Quarter it’s no wonder as to why many are drawn to this popular area. Take a break from the touristy…

New Orleans Top 10 Tourist Spots

Be a tourist and be proud of it! Grab your fanny pack, tall black socks with white sneakers and your camera. We are going to introduce you to some of New Orleans’ top 10 tourist spots. These attractions are the most visited venues in the city of New Orleans, Louisiana for a reason. Filled with…

New Orleans Saints

Fall is on its way but football season is already here! The all American sport of professional football is entering its first week of regular season. If you know anything about New Orleans, other than the great food, it’s that everyone knows how to party and is crazy about our New Orleans Saints. This leads…

New Orleans Botanical Gardens

Take a leisurely walk through a beautiful and serene part of New Orleans, the New Orleans Botanical Gardens. Located in the heart of New Orleans in City Park, this beautiful and tranquil retreat from the city is perfect for an afternoon stroll. Consisting of several different miniature gardens, pathways guide and direct you through each…

Ogden Museum of Southern Art

The Ogden Museum of Southern Art in New Orleans, Louisiana is an amazing insight into the history and culture of the American South. Focusing on visual arts and culture, this amazing exhibit is based upon the original donation of over 1,100 works from the private collection of Roger H. Ogden and is associated with the…

The National World War II Museum

The National World War II Museum is not only expansive in size but in knowledge and history as well. Located in the Central Business District at the corner of Andrew Higgins Blvd and Magazine St. this museum focuses on the contribution made by the United States in WWII and in particular the Battle of Normady….

Under the Sea at Audubon Aquarium

Looming over the Mississippi River in the heart of New Orleans is the Audubon Aquarium of the Americas. This spectacular exhibit is home to over 10,000 animals and 530 different species and features  several regions throughout both North and South America. Just a short walk from the historic French Quarter dive into the world below…