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    New Orleans Hotel Monteleone Celebrates Monte’s Birthday with Gumbo, Hugo And Friends

    New Orleans     It’s a Party for Monte the Lion and You’re Invited! Hotel Monteleone celebrates Monte’s birthday with Gumbo, Hugo and friends   New Orleans, LA (May 9, 2011) – Monte the Lion, a friendly mountain lion and the official mascot for the Hotel Monteleone, is having a birthday party with his local mascot friends on Saturday, June 11 from 10am – noon and is inviting all children and families to join in on the fun!   Monte the Lion is one of the most loved – and most cuddly – members of the Hotel Monteleone family. Children attending the party will have the chance to take pictures…

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    New Orleans Saints Cut Wide Receiver and Quarterback

    http://www.sports-gambling.com/nfl-football Bet on the NFL now with sports-gambling.com. Enjoy up to 40% sportsbook bonuses today! A review of several roster cuts made by the New Orleans Saints. Duration : 1 min 24 sec

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    I’m going on a trip to New Orleans at the end of March. What can I do there? (attractions, restaurants, hotels

    Attractions: The Aquarium/Zoo Cruise, The Riverwalk Mall, the French Quarter, Awesome Antiques Shopping, The Cathedral, Jax Brewery, Musee Conte Wax Museum, The D-Day Museum, and my personal favorite (as a native of Baton Rouge, Louisiana – only an hour away) tour the many above ground cemeteries often referred to as Cities of the Dead. Restaurants: Breakfast – Mother’s, there will be a line, a long line, but it moves pretty quickly and the food is SO worth it. For a more formal breakfast, there’s nothing to compare with Brennan’s – they do a fabulous brunch. Snack: You’re trip there won’t be complete without a visit to Cafe Du Monde for…

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    Has anyone ever driven from New York to New Orleans?

    We are planning a road trip to New Orleans for Mardi Gras in Feb 2010… I am looking for some information on the route down, meaning attractions, sights etc… I’ve never driven down that way before and am wondering if there is anything worth stopping for on the way down?? I have not driven between NY and NO, but have driven from New Orleans to North Carolina (most of the way). The most direct route from NY is via Harrisburg, Knoxville, and Birmingham. A more interesting route would probably be via Washington DC, Charleston, Savannah, Jacksonville, and Pensacola/Mobile – but it would also be a longer trip (though only about…

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    Best Hotel to Stay at on or close to Bourbon Street?

    Will be in New Orleans in October and would like to be near the action in French Quarter. Don’t want to spend more than $125 a night. Plan on being out late so noise isn’t an issue. The following are all hotels within a mile or Bourbon Street, in your budget and in order from highest star rating to lowest: Hilton New Orleans/St. Charles Avenue from $109.00 0.6 Miles From BOURBON ST, New Orleans, LA USA 3 Blocks French Quarter/Casino / New Orleans Hotel Info: 800-916-4507 Fairmont Hotel New Orleans from $99.00 0.5 Miles From BOURBON ST, New Orleans, LA USA Adjacent To French Quarter / New Orleans Hotel Info:…

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    Krewe of Barkus 2010, SUPERBOWL SUNDAY 44, French Quarter

    In 2010, The Krewe of Barkus, Mardi Gras Krewe for dogs, rolled down the streets of the French Quarter in New Orleans February 7th, Superbowl Sunday 44. Dogs were in the WHO DAT spirit and dreamed of becoming Superbowl Champs, themselves. Duration : 0:3:50

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    ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex Grand Opening at Disney with New Orleans Saints Garrett Hartley

    Super Bowl champion New Orleans Saints kicker Garrett Hartley booted a football over the re-designed ESPN Wide World of Sports complex entrance at Walt Disney World amid fireworks and a sea of confetti. Immediately afterwards, Mickey Mouse led a throng of youth and pro sports athletes representing the 60-plus sports held at the complex through a huge ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex banner draped over the entrance. Duration : 0:3:14