Destination & Accommodation

New Orleans, LA

Experience the vibrant energy and rich cultural heritage of New Orleans, a city unlike any other. Immerse yourself in the soulful rhythms of jazz as you stroll through the historic French Quarter, where cobblestone streets are lined with charming balconies and colorful Creole townhouses. Indulge in the tantalizing flavors of Cajun and Creole cuisine, from spicy gumbo to savory jambalaya, and let your taste buds dance with delight. Discover the captivating history of the city as you explore the iconic St. Louis Cathedral and the hauntingly beautiful Lafayette Cemetery. Immerse yourself in the magic of Mardi Gras, where flamboyant parades and elaborate costumes create a spectacle of joy and celebration. Whether you’re exploring the vibrant nightlife of the bustling Frenchmen Street or taking a leisurely steamboat cruise along the Mississippi River, New Orleans will enchant you with its unique blend of Southern charm, passion, and resilience. Come and experience the enchantment of the Big Easy, where every moment is infused with a touch of magic and a whole lot of soul.

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HOTEL – The New Orleans Marriott

The New Orleans Marriott is situated in the heart of the French Quarter on Canal Street with streetcar access to Uptown and Mid-City. The hotel is ideally located near popular attractions such as Café du Monde, Bourbon Street, Audubon Aquarium of the Americas, many award-winning restaurants and the Riverwalk beside the mighty Mississippi River.

More hotel information and SAS room rates coming soon!

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Temperatures are considered comfortable in March and range from warm to cool with daily highs of 21°C and lows of 9°C (70°F/48°F). We recommend bringing layers and a mid-weight jacket to protect from the sea breeze.