New Orleans

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Way down yonder in New Orleans, you'll find the roots of jazz and a blossoming culture that is unlike anything else on Earth. Here, the laid-back atmosphere of the riverfront South has mixed with French sophistication, Spanish style, and African-American energy to create something greater than the sum of its parts.

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The is the oldest and most famous and visited neighborhood of .

Uptown is a large portion of settled in the 19th century after the Louisiana Purchase, upriver from the older parts of the city around the and the .

The , commonly just Marigny, is a hip neighborhood just "below" the .

is an old historically African-American and Créole neighborhood of , just "back" from the .


Mid-City is a portion of in the center of the metropolitan area, about midway between the Mississippi River and Lake Pontchartrain.

is the section of that is at the far end of from the , between the of New Orleans and .

The is a portion of down the Mississippi River from the and the .

The 7th 8th and Upper 9th Wards section of is very seldom visited by anyone outside the city.

The is the part of similar to what many cities call "Downtown".

, sometimes called "New Orleans East", is a large area of to the north east of the older central portion of the city.

The District of is the location of the city's famous Audubon Park including the Audubon Zoo, Tulane University and Loyola University New Orleans.

The is a section of , east of the neighborhood, north of the Mississippi River, and west St.

is a neighborhood of , .

is a large section of generally paid little or no attention by visitors.

are sections of near and along Lake Pontchartrain.

is a section of to the west of the and north from the downriver section of .

New Orleans

Other Names for New Orleans

  • Arabic: نيو أورلينز
  • Armenian: Նոր Օռլեան
  • Asturian: Nueva Orleans
  • Azerbaijani: Nyu-Orlean
  • Belarusian: Новы Арлеан
  • Bengali: নিউ অরলিন্স
  • Bishnupriya: ওরলেন্স পারিশ
  • Bulgarian: Ню Орлиънс
  • Catalan: Nova Orleans
  • Chechen: Нью-Орлеан
  • Chinese: 新奥尔良
  • Chuvash: Çĕнĕ Орлеан
  • English: new orleans louisiana
  • Esperanto: Nov-Orleano
  • Extremaduran: Nueva Orleans
  • French: La Nouvelle-Orléans
  • Galician: Nova Orleáns
  • Georgian: ახალი ორლეანი
  • German: New Orleans
  • Greek: Νέα Ορλεάνη
  • Hebrew: ניו אורלינס
  • Hindi: न्यू ओर्लियंस
  • Ido: Nov-Orleans
  • Italian: New Orleans
  • Japanese: ニューオーリンズ
  • Kannada: ನ್ಯೂ ಒರ್ಲೀನ್ಸ್
  • Kirghiz: Жаңы орлеан
  • Korean: 뉴올리언스
  • Latin: Nova Aurelia
  • Latvian: Ņūorleāna
  • Lithuanian: Naujasis Orleanas
  • Macedonian: Њу Орлеанс
  • Marathi: न्यू ऑर्लिन्स
  • Mirandese: Nuoba Orleanes
  • Mongolian: Нью-Орлеанс
  • Nahuatl languages: Yancuic Orleans
  • Occitan (post 1500): Nòva Orleans
  • Ossetian: Ног Орлеан
  • Persian: نیواورلئان، لوئیزیانا
  • Polish: Nowy Orlean
  • Portuguese: Nova Orleans
  • Portuguese: Nova Orleães
  • Russian: Новый Орлеан
  • Sanskrit: न्‍यू आर्लीन्‍स
  • Serbian: Њу Орлеанс
  • Serbo-Croatian: Orleans Parish
  • Silesian: Nowy Uorlean
  • Spanish: Nueva Orleans
  • Tagalog: Bagong Orleans
  • Tamil: நியூ ஓர்லென்ஸ்
  • Thai: นิวออร์ลีนส์
  • Uighur: Yéngi Orléan
  • Ukrainian: Новий Орлеан
  • Veps: Uz Orlean
  • Western Mari: У Орлеан
  • Western Panjabi: اورلینز پارش
  • Yiddish: ניו ארלינס
  • Yue Chinese: 紐奧良
  • Big Easy
  • Crescent City
  • NOLA
  • Nawlins
  • Neu Orleans
  • Neuva Orleans
  • Nieuw Orleans
  • Nouvelle Orleans
  • The Big Easy
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