New Orleans is a fascinating city! Most people think Mardi Gras when they think New Orleans, but the destination can be a great family friendly vacation too. History, great food and annual festivals can make New Orleans a perfect destination this summer. New Orleans is 300 This Year - Be Sure to See the NOLA 300 Statues The NOLA 300 statues, located at City Park’s Big Lake, Woldenberg Park’s Audubon Plaza, and at the top of the steps of Washington Artillery Park. You can visit the statues during the day or catch them at night when they are draped in lighting. Use the hashtag #OneTimeInNOLA when you take a selfie with one of these statues! Food The summer is a great time to try out some of the legendary restaurants of New Orleans. August in New Orleans marks COOLinary Month, when participating restaurants (and there are usually 100+) create custom, prix-fixe menus for lunch and dinner all month long. You can eat at a historic, elegant French Quarter restaurants like Antoine’s, … [Read More] about Start Planning Your Summer Vacation to New Orleans! It’s Family Friendly!