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3 of the Best New Orleans activities for couples this Valentines Day

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Best of New Orleans for couples by Jeffrey Chitek As a single male that spends most of his time at home behind a computer screen, avoiding the world and its women outside his front door, I find its my duty to provide a little list for the lovers out there of activities to keep the…

Top 3 outdoor getaways for your New Orleans vacation

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Best nature retreats in and around Nola. by Jeffrey Cheesefish   New Orleans, Louisiana is greatly known for its history, architecture, music, culture and food.  Often overlooked during ones stay in our lovely city is the natural beauty and unique landscapes on the outskirts of town.  There are so many options when choosing a little…

Top 5 animals of the swamp and their celebrity doppelgangers

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My top 5 swamp animals & their celebrity look-a-likes.                        by: Jeffrey Chitek    Nutria Rat.  Even though they are not native to Louisiana and have become a very threatening environmental nuisance to our fragile coastal ecosystem over the years,  there is something lovable about…

Best spots to visit within walking distance of your New Orleans convention

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Top activities near the Ernest Morial Convention Center.       by Jeffrey Chitek The warehouse district of New Orleans is one of the cities hidden gems.  I mean it’s not actually hidden but overlooked as an attraction with most of the tourism traffic focused to the French Quarter.  During your next New Orleans convention,…

7 of the Best things to do in February in New Orleans

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The February New Orleans things to do handbook By Jeffrey Chitek New Orleans in February is one of the social marvels of the world.  Carnival leads into Mardi Gras and there is virtually no stoppage time in between.  The city is made of color during this period. It is a pure celebration of life, love…

Top 5 classic New Orleans style homes

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5 CLASSIC NEW ORLEANS STYLE HOMES. by Jeffrey Chitek New Orleans is a unique place.  By American standards, it’s one of the oldest settlements in our country’s history.  A lot has happened here. New Orleans has experienced 4 different countries of leadership, slavery, a civil war, rebellion, emigration, and social and political corruption and unrest. …

Best things to do this winter in New Orleans

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Top 5 must do activities during your Nola winter vacation by:  Jerf  “the holiday” Benson   For most, winter is a dreaded and long plague of ice and cold… Your skin turns pale, you start listening to sad emo music that you enjoyed as a teenager, you look out the window at the pretty snow…