NOLA Myth Busters #1

  New Orleans is full of stories – ghost stories, local legends, urban legends, and myths. Many of these stories/myths are fun to repeat, but have no actual basis in truth. Even New Orleans natives may have a hard time believing some of the legends aren’t true. Be New Orleans is going to bust one… Read more »

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Spectacular St. Claude

  St. Claude is one of those great, old New Orleans neighborhoods that make you feel like you’re at home. Plenty of native New Orleanians call it home with a crop of fresh residents realizing how affordable, and friendly, it is! While this New Orleans neighborhood is mainly residential and has a quite a few churches sprinkled around, you… Read more »

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New Orleans Special Days

  Nope. Not the “Special Man.” I’m talking about days that we in New Orleans hold near and dear and some that we need to add into our celebratory calendar. What constitutes as a special moment in New Orleans? Whatever you want, TBH. We wanted to choose moments that will make people smile, reminisce, and… Read more »

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Get Inside!

  Summertime in New Orleans can be challenging. We are all sweating profusely and moving from one AC to the next. Other than seeking out where the free pools are, you’re looking for an indoor activity that can help beat this sweltering heat!   Audubon Aquarium of the Americas Even as an adult, I thoroughly enjoy… Read more »

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Street-Smart St. Roch

  St. Roch is a New Orleans neighborhood named after the patron saint of dogs & dog lovers – which is perfect for this part of town! You can generally find someone someone strolling up St. Roch Avenue with their pooch in tow. St. Roch is mainly residential with some gorgeous churches and cemeteries speckled across their… Read more »

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Vintage Shops of New Orleans – 2018

  Vintage clothing has been chic in New Orleans for a long time. Since we are a city that doesn’t bat an eye at what someone is wearing, it’s harder to find a statement piece that will WOW anyone! You should take that as a challenge and find something unique and inspiring from New Orleans’… Read more »

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Tiptop Touro

  The New Orleans neighborhood Touro is flanked by businesses around it’s perimeter – but nestled inside are big, beautiful old homes. Living in Touro is picturesque and being able to walk to many shops, restaurants, and bars is a great convenience. If 100 year old homes make your heart melt, you’re going to be in… Read more »

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Top 10 Things to Know when Moving to NOLA

  As the saying goes, “You don’t choose New Orleans. New Orleans chooses you.” When the Big Easy beckons – you may not be aware of certain aspects since you haven’t lived here year-round. Here are Team Be New Orleans’ Top Ten Things to know when moving to NOLA.   NOLA Moving Tip #1: Potential landlords… Read more »

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Hot Minute: Mid-City

  Want to see what New Orleans neighborhood, Mid-City looks like but time have to drive all over the place? Check out on HOT minute in Mid-City!       Learn more about New Orleans neighborhood, Mid-City.   

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Naturally New Orleans East

  The New Orleans neighborhood, New Orleans East, is often forgotten by locals. I hate to say that – but there is truth to it. The East has many different subdivisions, with some of them being gated. Having to virtually rebuild from the ground up after Hurricane Katrina, New Orleans East has dedicated residents opening… Read more »

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