Things to do in New Orleans open up centuries of melting-pot culture encompassing French, Spanish, Haitian, Italian and many others, forming one of the most unique cities in the U.S. From ghost, vampire, and witch tours to outstanding creole and cajun cuisine, from massive aquariums to vibrant live music on every street corner, you'll never run out of exciting activities here.

You can visit the French Market to explore hundreds of booths of arts, crafts, food, and specialty goods. Hit Jackson Square for public art installations and live entertainment. Walk up Royal Street for Antique shops, upscale eateries, and cafes.

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