I love the food, music, energy, and colors. The first time I visited I thought I was in a different country. It’s one of my favorite places to visit, and I get overstimulated in about a week. So, a great place to visit, but I would have a hard time living here. Not to mention the inevitable weight gain.
New Orleans Nicknamed the “Big Easy,” is known for its round-the-clock nightlife, vibrant live-music scene and spicy, singular cuisine reflecting its history as a melting pot of French, African and American cultures. Embodying its festive spirit is Mardi Gras, the late-winter carnival famed for raucous costumed parades and street parties.