Our Favorite Holiday Events in New Orleans

Our Favorite Holiday Events in New Orleans

The holiday celebrations are in full swing here in New Orleans. Lights blanket the stately oaks on St. Charles Avenue, tinsel twinkles on the iron balconies of the French Quarter, and holiday jazz music flows out of the swinging doors of Frenchmen Street bars. Even...
Our 2017 Guide to Holiday Shopping in New Orleans

Our 2017 Guide to Holiday Shopping in New Orleans

Christmas is a magical time in New Orleans. You’ll find holiday beauty all over the city, from the glittering lights of Celebration in the Oaks to the festive decorations throughout the French Quarter. The most magical part? The shopping. This city is brimming with...
A Deeper Look: 5 Lesser Known New Orleans Museums

A Deeper Look: 5 Lesser Known New Orleans Museums

We recently shared a few of our favorite offbeat museums near New Orleans. Those unique institutions are perfect for a day trip, but with New Orleans Museum Month in full swing this August, we thought it was time to also showcase some of our favorite lesser known New...
New Orleans Shopping in the French Quarter

New Orleans Shopping in the French Quarter

Bienville House Hotel is located in the heart of the French Quarter, and from our doors, you are minutes from some of the best New Orleans shopping this city has to offer! We’re surrounded by big brand names, local boutiques, and street vendors providing an...
Offbeat Exploration: 7 Unique Museums Near New Orleans

Offbeat Exploration: 7 Unique Museums Near New Orleans

New Orleans offers many free festivals and historic sites to explore, but there are also plenty of off-the-beaten-path places worth visiting just outside of the city limits. Many surrounding attractions are perfect for a day trip, located just a short drive from our...