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Things to do in Lafayette - Visit Vermilionville

Things to do in Lafayette - Visit Vermilionville | Travel | Scoop.it
One of the city’s most interesting attractions, this Living History Museum is situated along the Vermilion River & works to recreate an early Acadian settlement
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Things to do in Lafayette - Visit Saint John’s Cathedral

Things to do in Lafayette - Visit Saint John’s Cathedral | Travel | Scoop.it
The cathedral features an eye catching facade of red brick and a central belltower flanked by twin turrets & off to the side is the nearly 500 year old oak tree
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Things to do near New Orleans - Visit St. Joseph Plantation

Things to do near New Orleans - Visit St. Joseph Plantation | Travel | Scoop.it
This working sugar plantation has an interesting history and, though the manor house is not as grandiose as the neighboring plantations, it is worth a visit.
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Things to do near New Orleans, See San Francisco Plantation

Things to do near New Orleans, See San Francisco Plantation | Travel | Scoop.it
Following several periods of neglect and a number of restorations, the mansion, once again reflects the grandeur of a pre-Civil War plantation home.
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Things to do in New Orleans - Visit the 1850 House

Things to do in New Orleans - Visit the 1850 House | Travel | Scoop.it
The Pontalba Apartment are the oldest surviving apartments in the US & 1850 House offers visitors the best bargain of the historical homes in the French Quarter
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Where to stay in New Orleans – on Bourbon Street

Where to stay in New Orleans – on Bourbon Street | Travel | Scoop.it
This is our hotel recommendation for anyone wanting to be in the center of the French Quarter, on Bourbon Street.
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Things to do in New Orleans with kids – Visit Audubon Zoo

Things to do in New Orleans with kids – Visit Audubon Zoo | Travel | Scoop.it
If you’re looking for something more to do in New Orleans, outside of the French Quarter, consider a trip to Audubon Zoo.
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Getting from New Orleans to Lafayette by Car, Train, or Bus

Getting from New Orleans to Lafayette by Car, Train, or Bus | Travel | Scoop.it
If you’re in New Orleans and want to visit Lafayette, we highly recommend renting a car, the trip takes about 2 hours, & you can try real Jambalaya in Gonzales!
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Free things to do in New Orleans, Lafayette Cemetery No. 1

Free things to do in New Orleans, Lafayette Cemetery No. 1 | Travel | Scoop.it
This historic site in the Garden District is easily accessible by streetcar. It’s one of the safest cemeteries to visit in New Orleans & open free to the public
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Free things to do in New Orleans - See Armstrong Park

Free things to do in New Orleans - See Armstrong Park | Travel | Scoop.it
It was in this neighborhood, known as the Tremé, that jazz music was born, just to the left of the main entrance, you'll see what remains of Congo Square.
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Things to do in New Orleans - Visit Madame John's Legacy

Things to do in New Orleans - Visit Madame John's Legacy | Travel | Scoop.it
Madame John's Legacy is one of New Orleans' architectural treasures. It is one of the few remaining French Colonial-style buildings in the French Quarter.
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Things to do in Lafayette - Tour the Alexandre Mouton House

Things to do in Lafayette - Tour the Alexandre Mouton House | Travel | Scoop.it
This building is quite possibly the most notable historic home in Lafayette. Today, the mansion houses the Lafayette Museum
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Free things to do in Lafayette - Visit Cypress Lake

Free things to do in Lafayette - Visit Cypress Lake | Travel | Scoop.it
For a chance to see a swamp without taking a boat tour, visit Cypress Lake on the campus of the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.
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Things to do in Lafayette, Louisiana

Things to do in Lafayette, Louisiana | Travel | Scoop.it
This is the place to visit if you want to experience authentic Cajun culture. You can, enjoy Gulf seafood, hear live Cajun and Zydeco music, & have a great time
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Things to do near New Orleans - Visit the Laura Plantation

Things to do near New Orleans - Visit the Laura Plantation | Travel | Scoop.it
If you’re looking for a really good historical tour of a Louisiana plantation home, Laura Plantation should be at the top of your list!
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Things to do in New Orleans, visit the Old Ursuline Convent

Things to do in New Orleans, visit the Old Ursuline Convent | Travel | Scoop.it
This Landmark is one of the most historically significant buildings in New Orleans, and is the last structure remaining from the days of French rule.
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Free things to do in New Orleans, Sculpture Garden at NOMA

Free things to do in New Orleans, Sculpture Garden at NOMA | Travel | Scoop.it
The collection, set against a backdrop of magnolia, pine, and moss-draped live oak trees, features just over 60 sculptural works by international artists.
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Things to do in New Orleans – Visit the Historic Collection

Things to do in New Orleans – Visit the Historic Collection | Travel | Scoop.it
For an in-depth look at the history, culture, and architecture of New Orleans, consider visiting The Historic New Orleans Collection (THNOC).
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Where to stay in New Orleans - Near the Superdome

Where to stay in New Orleans - Near the Superdome | Travel | Scoop.it
This bank turned hotel is a good option for luxury accommodations just outside of the French Quarter.
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Things to do in New Orleans, the Beauregard-Keyes House

Things to do in New Orleans, the Beauregard-Keyes House | Travel | Scoop.it
Walking through the French Quarter you’ll see some buildings that just don’t seem to fit. An example of this would be the Beauregard-Keyes house.
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Free things to do in New Orleans. Stroll Magazine Street

Free things to do in New Orleans. Stroll Magazine Street | Travel | Scoop.it
Looking for something to do in New Orleans, away from the crowds in the French Quarter, consider a stroll down Magazine Street.
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Free things to do in New Orleans. Stroll Magazine Street

Free things to do in New Orleans. Stroll Magazine Street | Travel | Scoop.it
Looking for something to do in New Orleans, away from the crowds in the French Quarter, consider a stroll down Magazine Street.
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Things to do in New Orleans – Tour the City on a Bike

Things to do in New Orleans – Tour the City on a Bike | Travel | Scoop.it
A bike allows you to see places and areas you wouldn’t normally get to see without a car or if you stay only in the French Quarter.
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