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New Orleans Convention and Visitor's Bureau to rebrand as New Orleans & Company

New Orleans Convention and Visitor's Bureau to rebrand as New Orleans & Company

May 16, 2018 Latest News

Advocate staff report - MAY 16, 2018 - 9:39 AM (0) Click here for the original article.  A well known New Orleans tourism agency is adopting a new label.  The New Orleans Convention and Visitors Bureau, which in part serve… Read More »

Tourism nears 18 million New Orleans visitors, $8.7 billion in spending for 2017

Tourism nears 18 million New Orleans visitors, $8.7 billion in spending for 2017

May 8, 2018 Latest News

Advocate staff report - MAY 8, 2018 - 3:49 PM Almost 18 million visitors traveled to New Orleans in 2017 and spent roughly $8.7 billion, a report shows. Visitation was up 5.7 percent to 17.74 million, compared to a year earlier, while spending … Read More »

Vacation airline Sun Country adding seasonal nonstop from Minneapolis-St. Paul to New Orleans

Vacation airline Sun Country adding seasonal nonstop from Minneapolis-St. Paul to New Orleans

May 7, 2018 Latest News

Updated May 7, 11:32 AM; Posted May 7, 11:32 AM By Jennifer Larino jlarino@nola.com, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune Sun Country Airlines, a low-cost vacation airline based in Minneapolis-St. Paul, will add a new season… Read More »

Work begins on former World Trade Center redevelopment

Work begins on former World Trade Center redevelopment

May 2, 2018 Latest News

By: CityBusiness staff reports May 2, 2018 0 Click here for the original article.  City officials, developers and investors broke ground Wednesday on a $460 million project to turn the former World Trade Center tower at the foo… Read More »

New Orleans sets record with nearly 11 million visitors in 2017

New Orleans sets record with nearly 11 million visitors in 2017

May 1, 2018 Latest News

Updated 2:34 PM; Posted 2:08 PM By Chelsea Brasted cbrasted@nola.com, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune Follow the link here to see graphs and breakdowns of New Orleans' 2017 tourism record. New Orleans broke its own r… Read More »

See inside The Eliza Jane, a new hotel inspired by The Daily Picayune's first woman publisher

See inside The Eliza Jane, a new hotel inspired by The Daily Picayune's first woman publisher

April 24, 2018 Latest News

Updated Apr 24, 4:05 PM; Posted Apr 24, 3:04 PM By Jennifer Larino, jlarino@nola.com, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune Article and more photos here. The exterior of The Eliza Jane, a new boutique hotel under the Hya… Read More »

New Orleans-area hotels report March rebound

New Orleans-area hotels report March rebound

April 18, 2018 Latest News

New Orleans-area hotels report March rebound By: CityBusiness staff reports April 18, 2018 Article found here. New Orleans-area hotels reported increases in occupancy, average daily rates and revenue per room in March as c… Read More »

Former World Trade Center redevelopment to begin May 1

Former World Trade Center redevelopment to begin May 1

April 4, 2018 Latest News

By: CityBusiness staff reports April 2, 2018 0 Click here for the article.  Construction to transform the former World Trade Center at the foot of Canal Street into a $450 million Four Seasons hotel and residences is set to beg… Read More »

What's New in New Orleans Hospitality Industry This April?

What's New in New Orleans Hospitality Industry This April?

April 2, 2018 Latest News

DESTINATION & TOURISM  NEW ORLEANS CVB  APRIL 02, 2018 Click here for the article. Tricentennial: New Orleans is celebrating its 300th anniversary throughout 2018. The Historic New Orleans Collection (THNOC) has opened… Read More »

The South’s Best Food Cities 2018

The South’s Best Food Cities 2018

March 20, 2018 Latest News

Full article link here. by Hannah Hayes When we added the Food Cities category to our South’s Best reader survey, we wondered if the winners would look like the usual suspects. Not so. After picking your favorites from a long list, th… Read More »