First-timers’ guide to New Orleans: 10 do’s and don’ts to keep in mind

When you think of New Orleans, you probably think of a few things: Mardi Gras, people partying down Bourbon Street and echoes of locals screaming “N’awlins.”

But there’s a lot more to the city that first-time visitors should keep in mind before journeying to the Big Easy. There’s no way you can do it all, but there are steamboat tours, swamp excursions and countless museums and restaurants to fill your time.

If you’re just getting started: Here are five things you should do when you visit the city for the first time – and five things you can do without.

What we learned on a recent visit: This company will plan a surprise vacation for you. Here’s what happened on mine

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