New Orleans is a fascinating city located on the banks of River Mississippi. It is the biggest city and a major port in the state of Louisiana, USA. It was named after Philippe d’Orleans, who he was the Regent of France. Its heritage is influenced by Africa, Caribbean and Europe. It is famous for many things including being the birth place of Jazz, the annual World Cultural Economic Forum and Hurricane Katrina, among others.
Beautiful pictures of New Orleans' skyline, historical buildings and homes, churches and, cathedrals of architectural/historical interest are available. Pictures of River Mississippi, Hurricane Katrina, museums, cemeteries, wildlife refuges, historical parks and reserves, aquariums, and botanical gardens are also included. There are also pictures of New Orleans golf courses, food, wine, festivals, cultural arts, and theaters among others.