travelgrove Reviews
 

Shortly about New Orleans, Louisiana

 
    New Orleans's map
mohds2's pictureby mohds2 review
added on 15th of July, 2008

New Orleans

Baptiste Le Moyne de Bienville as well as his team researched the extraordinary natural higher floor with the flood-level stores of Mississippi. Then, its place was too considered perfect as it was neighboring the dealing roads and was deliberately situated in ports. Actually, even before its dawn period, numerous dealers and businessmen had by now mended over the banks of the capital that might have been a symbol of swears called New Orleans, which would develop into a flourishing business center.

New Orleans was surrendered to Spanish territory and stayed under its regulation for 40years beginning in the year1763. Owing to the extensive Spanish government, Spanish power has left its spot on the design that is particularly marked in, astoundingly sufficient, a French Quarter. In the year 1788, New Orleans was destroyed by fire, which ravaged minimum 800 of its homes and various other bigger formations in the capital. If this destroy wasn’t sufficient, another fire distressed New Orleans, which destroyed nearly 200 homes in the year 1795.

Louisiana reversed to the French power in the year 1801 upon Napoleon’s re-gaining of the land from Spain by accord but was sold to U. S. after just 2 years in the year 1803.

As immediate as in nineteenth century, the New Orleans has been identified to be a melting preservation of traditions. The War of the year 1812 mostly saw the impending of British defeaters, which were finally beaten by American hordes after 3-year combat. In the year 1840, New Orleans was the prospect of a people in-surge, which harshly passed in the year 1853 while yellow fever overwhelmed the capital and taken the lives of around 10,000 inhabitants. Even if it utilized to be North America’s biggest society of free people of color in nineteenth century, the New Orleans too acted like a main port in the slave business renowned at that time.

Owing to its site, New Orleans has been passed to fairly some hurricanes, leaving the town in rubbles, remarkably the 1909 as well as 1975 Atlantic hurricane periods, and Hurricane Katrina just in recent times. In 1920 saw more recent changes in the capital and are still in progress. One of the best cities in USA and growing everyday and is lots of fun to stay in this amazing city and do well and enjoy life without too much of a worry so don’t wait come and enjoy.

 

Things about New Orleans you may be interested in

 
 

Read about New Orleans in our travel-guide
 
 
 
guides

Recommended New Orleans Guide

New Orleans Travel guide

New Orleans, LA, United StatesSo it is better not to stay too long in New Orleans if you are a “good guy”. The city definitely has its charm even if decadence embraces most of the city, a city with a long history, a city built below sea level as if to match the fact that it is also below the level of normality, but that’s just my opinion. The city is defined by its people that have French and Spanish root sand Spanish architectural style can still be seen in some of the landmarks. In 1803 the city became part of America and in the early 19th century the city was already a mix of cultures that included whites, blacks, French and Spanish. The majority of... Read more »

 
 
reviews

Recent reviews for New Orleans

The oldest ski resort of the US - Oct 9, 2007, by lindamura
Set at a 7,136-foot summit elevation, Howelsen Hill ski area holds a unique place in the history of skiing boasting a remarkable heritage. The International Skiing History Association and the Colorado Ski Museum Ski & Snowboard Hall of... Read more »

Visiting the Coral Pink and Red Sand Dunes - Jun 20, 2010, by MadSuh
The same day we left from Bryce Canyon to drive all the way to Page, AZ. This is where Lake Powell is located. We really didn't have much time and had to make the most of the weekend to get as much land covered as possible. Anyhow, we drove... Read more »

Accomodation in Honokaa - Nov 4, 2008, by AMARAKA
The best place to stay in the whole Honokaa is definitely the Kalopa Homestead Guest House. It is very cozy very well equipped and feels almost better than home. :) We stayed in a lovely cottage with two bedrooms and had a wonderful time.... Read more »

Travel adventures in Hawaii - Dec 6, 2009, by islandhopper
Adventure Travel Hawaii is a really great web guide for people interested in travel to, and outdoor activities in Hawaii. The listings provide detailed descriptions, photos, and links. They have listings on all sorts of tours, activities,... Read more »

Visit Florida in the spring - Feb 22, 2006, by travelgrove-editor
Population: 16 million Major Airports: * Miami International Airport - Miami (MIA) * Fort Lauderdale International Airport - Forth Lauderdale (FLL) * Orlando International Airport - Orlando (MCO) * Palm Beach... Read more »

 
 

More reviews you might be interested in

Ravensburg reviews - Germany
The Mushroom Season has finally begun! Right after we got back from Vienna, I took off the next day to find some mushrooms. I love these things....
Back home in Ravensburg

Valencia reviews - Spain
Interesting city, with an medieval fort at the harbour, a bull fighting arena and several other old buildings within the city. The streets an...
Bull fighting and old buildings in Valencia

 

Calais reviews - France
Calais is a seaport, actually the busiest French passenger port, and manufacturing town in northern France It is located in Pas-de-Calais...
What to see and do in Calais

Trogir reviews - Croatia
We left Venice in the morning after a hearty breakfast as far as you can call Italian breakfasts hearty of course, as they typically give you some...
The amazing Trogir and Split

 

Kuala Lumpur reviews - Malaysia
You know how Paris is known for its fashion, and Japan for its electronics? Malaysia is simply known for shopping, and shopping everything and...
Asia Travel

Bucharest reviews - Romania
Mihai Voda Monastery is part of the oldest buildings in Bucharest, preserved until today. It was built on the ruins of an old church, in 1594,...
Visiting the Mihai Voda Monastery in Bucharest

 

Kanab reviews - Utah
The same day we left from Bryce Canyon to drive all the way to Page, AZ. This is where Lake Powell is located. We really didn't have much time and...
Visiting the Coral Pink and Red Sand Dunes

Orlando reviews - Florida
In this time of crisis when even the year 2012 scare me because of the profecies, we need to move quickly to enjoy life. That is why, right now I...
Discount vacations to Orlando

 

Santa Barbara reviews - California
Santa Barbara, which is a halfway point between San Francisco and Los Angeles is easily the most gorgeous and I've ever been to by far....
Santa Barbara

Arosa reviews - Switzerland
Arosa is a small mountain resort in Switzerland. It was discovered in 1883 as a health resort, but after a few years it became a winter resort. It...
Snowboard and ski in Arosa

 
 
 
   Welcome to Travelgrove  register tell a friend bookmark it 
 
 
*