"A great city" New Orleans by PinkFloydActuary
New Orleans Travel Guide: 4,198 reviews and 7,265 photos
I got my first chance to come to New Orleans just a few months before Katrina. The spring actuarial convention was being held there. A strange choice (New Orleans in June), but I was excited to see something new.
In 2012, the actuaries were back in town. I now can post a few more reviews and pictures. The food in New Orleans is to die for!
Without a doubt, what I will remember most from my trips is the fabulous food. The first visit, in three short days I had shrimp creole, gumbo, fried alligator, crawfish etouflle, beignets, fried soft-shell crab, and a fried shrimp po boy. Every single thing I ate was fantastic. In the latest visit, many of the above made a return visit, along with new crawfish dishes and a few Hurricanes!
On my trip to Biloxi, I decided to fly into New Orleans (since it was cheaper.) This gave me an opportunity to visit Jean Lafitte NP - and put a few tips out there on them!
Home base for the conference was the New Orleans Marriott. This is in a great spot - right at the edge of the French... more travel advice
Brennan's is an interesting place in the middle of the French Quarter. We called ahead since we had a party of nine, and... more travel advice
PinkFloydActuary's Related Pages
New Orleans Travel Guide
Member Travel Pages
- "Two Visits - 54 Years Apart"
- "new orleans louisiana"
- "The Naughty Madame"
- "New Orleans-An Intriguing Visit to the Past"
- "Crescent City Comes Calling"
- "THE BIG EASY"
- See All...
- Things to Do in New Orleans
- Hotels in New Orleans
- Transportation in New Orleans
- Nightlife in New Orleans
- Restaurants in New Orleans
- Shopping in New Orleans
- Warnings and Dangers in New Orleans
- See All...
Badges & Stats in New Orleans
- 11 Reviews
- 33 Photos
- 0 Forum posts
- 0 Comments
- See All Stats
- See All Badges (22)
Have you been to New Orleans?Share Your Travels
Latest Activity in New Orleans
Photos in New OrleansSee All Photos (33)
Top 10 Pages
- Las Vegas Intro, 127 reviews, 243 photos, 10 travelogues
- Yellowstone National Park Intro, 37 reviews, 134 photos, 5 travelogues
- Glacier National Park Intro, 22 reviews, 87 photos, 3 travelogues
- New York City Intro, 12 reviews, 48 photos, 1 travelogue
- Boston Intro, 10 reviews, 45 photos, 1 travelogue
- Orlando Intro, 16 reviews, 35 photos
- Death Valley National Park Intro, 14 reviews, 37 photos, 3 travelogues
- Valley of Fire State Park Intro, 12 reviews, 38 photos
- Joshua Tree National Park Intro, 11 reviews, 35 photos, 3 travelogues
- Yosemite National Park Intro, 9 reviews, 36 photos, 4 travelogues