1. The Ghost Stories of New Orleans

    New Orleans is a special place full of rich history, delicious food, and a unique culture that really can’t be found anywhere else in the world. When you visit New Orleans, all five senses will be stimulated with the colorful sights, delicious smells, and our music that is sure to delight the soul and keep your feet tapping. Mystery surrounds New Orleans due to the age of the city and its many …Read More

  2. 8 Foods You Must Try in New Orleans

    New Orleans is a unique place. It is a place full of culture, food, music, and experiences that you can’t find anywhere else. New Orleans is a place full of color, life, and opportunities for moments and memories that will be remembered your entire life. As your Westwego hotel, we want to help you have the best time while visiting New Orleans. One of the best ways to experience New Orleans is th…Read More

  3. Kings Cake: Mouthwatering History

    When you stay at our hotel in Westwego, you will be able to experience much of the rich history of New Orleans, including Mardi Gras. As we talked about in our last post, Mardi Gras can not be mentioned without also talking about New Orleans and vice versa. Mardi Gras is one of New Orleans biggest events filled with bright colors, as well as sight, sounds, and experiences unlike any other event in…Read More

  4. 4 Reasons to Come to Jazz Fest

    New Orlean’s has much to offer all year round: From tasty traditional food and restaurants taking the eats of New Orleans to new levels to the colorful environment steeped in music, and the welcoming culture of New Orleans, there is always something to do here! Many come to our city for Mardi Gras, but one event, the only event that rivals Mardi Gras in scale is the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage…Read More

  5. Beignets!

    If you have never been to New Orleans and tasted the sweet goodness of beignets, we would say you haven’t lived. The word beignet originated from the French word for pastry, but variations of the pastry are served all over the word. The beignets of New Orleans are fried pastry items usually topped with powdered sugar. Beignets are a classic New Orleans food that you have to try at least once and…Read More

  6. New Orleans Family Attractions Near Westwego Hotels

    A major misconception is that a New Orleans vacation is simply for adults. While obviously the bars on Bourbon Street are for adults only, there are a ton of activities for families in the French Quarter and across New Orleans as a whole. When visiting New Orleans with your family, picking a quality hotel in Westwego is an easy choice. Not only does staying in Westwego make financial sense while b…Read More

  7. See the Pelicans, Stay In Westwego

    The New Orleans Pelicans are one of the most exciting young teams in the NBA, and this is primarily due to the play of the franchise star Anthony Davis. Because of the consistently incredible basketball performances by this talented young man, more and more visitors to the Big Easy are taking in a basketball game as a part of their visit to New Orleans. If you are planning on catching a game durin…Read More

  8. Visiting New Orleans? Book A Room In Westwego!

    When planning a vacation to New Orleans, it is important to book a hotel room that will allow you to visit the attractions on your list while also being able to get the necessary peace and quiet to make your vacation enjoyable. Although many people who visit New Orleans think they want to stay close to the bars and attractions of Bourbon Street, first time visitors are often not prepared for the l…Read More

  9. Outdoor Attractions Nearby Westwego Hotels

    Visiting New Orleans is a vacation of a lifetime, but it can be very difficult to pack in all the of best attractions in a single trip. In order to help New Orleans visitors determine which attractions are going to fit into their visit, we have decided to compile a list of attractions near Westwego so that you can maximize your NOLA vacation. Continue reading below to explore a variety of outdoor …Read More

  10. Drinks On Bourbon Street, Good Sleep In Westwego

    While New Orleans is an absolute playground for visitors with great attractions, amazing food, and tons of live music options, one of the primary reasons many people make their way to the Big Easy is to party. Bourbon Street is notorious for good times, and when you’re ready to let loose with a couple of hurricanes and maybe even a hand grenade, there is simply no better experience than New Orle…Read More