If you like Orlando, you will love New Orleans. What these two destinations have in common goes a lot further than ‘Orl’! They have the heat, they have the incredible variety of restaurants and of course they have the entertainment. If you are travelling to Orlando why not make more of your trip and take in New Orleans too.
New Orleans is one of the world's most fascinating cities. It is steeped in history influenced by Europe, the Caribbean, Africa and beyond. It is home to a truly unique melting pot of culture, food and music. You will find yourself late at night in dark jazz clubs, strolling through historic neighbourhoods, and sampling tantalizing food.
New Orleans means jazz and a trip down Bourbon Street will leave you captivated. Here you will discover why the French Quarter became an international destination for music lovers and why New Orleans is affectionately known as the Big Easy.
In New Orleans the people march to a slightly different rhythm and know how to live life to the fullest. There's more to see and do than just the French Quarter. Why not hop on a bike and discover the charm of Bayou St. John - home to City Park, cute boutiques, restaurants, a sculpture garden, and the New Orleans Museum of Art.
Whether you’re a foodie, a music aficionado, someone into outdoor activities, or a lover of craft cocktails New Orleans has plenty to offer from the beginning of the day until late at night. You can't experience New Orleans culture anywhere else.
Once you have discovered New Orleans a flight to Orlando is less than 2 hours away where the sunshine awaits you along with the shopping, swimming, golf, parks and relaxation. Orlando ticks all the holiday boxes and more. After a historic start to your trip what better way to ease into the next part of your holiday sitting by a swimming pool in the centre of it all.
Orlando’s range of accommodation is improving by the minute each wanting to please it’s customers that bit more. Whether you decide to stay in a hotel or villa you are sure to get great value for money. Most accommodations have swimming pools on site, which is a great facility to have after a day in the parks, shopping, golfing or discovering.
Driving in the States is relatively easy with the wide roads, automatic cars and excellent signage you will wonder why you had never done it before. If you want to discover what lies beyond the city a car is really the best way in the States. There are great beaches on the east and west coast of Florida, amazing golf, and of course more parks.
Shopping in Orlando is amazing. It has something for everyone under the one roof. You could spend your entire trip shopping however the Mall at Millennia and Florida Mall will have exactly what you are looking for. If it is bargains try the Factory Store at Lake Buena Vista. And of course if it is Premium Outlets you are looking for which have savings of between 25% and 65% every day there are two in Orlando with shuttle services from International Drive.
Foodies will be in Heaven in Orlando. The restaurant scene has everything from budget to fine dining, from sea to land, from American to Japanese. The one thing about restaurants in the States is that apart from getting incredible service no matter where you go, you get great value for money. Florida embraces many nationalities from all over the world and the range of food on offer reflects this.
If you want to try something different then why not combine these two amazingly interesting cities for your next holiday. For more information on booking a multi center holiday to New Orleans and Orlando call our team of experts on 01-8173535.