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NOLA's Emeril's Restaurant Hosts 5-Course Dinner With Wine Pairings On May 21

May 14, 2015  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

On Thursday, May 21, Emeril Lagasse’s flagship restaurant in New Orleans is putting on a five-course dinner with wines from Portugal’s Esporão winery. Dishes will be prepared by Chef de Cuisine David Slater and winemaker David Baverstock, named “Winemaker of the Year” in 2013 by Wine Magazine will oversee the wines.

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Heading to The New Orleans Jazz Festival? Here's Why You Should Book a Room at the Ritz

Apr 22, 2015  |   Contributor: Jared Paul Stern

The amazing New Orleans Jazz Festival is fast approaching, drawing thousands of music fans to the fabled city to see the likes of Elton John, The Who, Jimmy Buffett, Tony Bennett with Lady Gaga, John Legend, Keith Urban and more. 

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Cameron Diaz & Wes Anderson Have Stayed at this Stylish NOLA House

Apr 16, 2015  |   Contributor: Jared Paul Stern

“That's my favorite hotel in New Orleans,” responded friends when we mentioned we were staying at Soniat House, the historic boutique property in the French Quarter and member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World (SLH). Architectural Digest calls it “the place to stay for visiting musicians, actors, politicians, and the generally stylish,” and after our visit it was easy to see why.

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Commanderís Palace is Serving up Some Serious Eats With Their Creole Haute Cuisine

Apr 8, 2015  |   Contributor: Jared Paul Stern

At Commander’s Palace restaurant in New Orleans, a landmark since 1880, there’s a good chance you’ll leave feeling you’ve experienced the most memorable meal ever. The restaurant, located in the gorgeous Garden District at a suitable remove from the frenzy of the French Quarter is popular among locals and tourists alike. But a much richer tale lies in its 135-year history.

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Broadway Hits NOLA With Wicked, The Book of Mormon, Cabaret & More Slated for 2015 & 2016

Apr 3, 2015  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Broadway will soon be hitting the streets of New Orleans for their 2015/2016 season. Among its lineup are adult favorites such as The Book of Mormon and Cabaret, and family-friendly staples like Cinderella and Beauty and the Beast. With a good range of musicals to be seen, NOLA’s locals and visitors have plenty of reasons to hit the theater in the coming months. Here are four shows not to be missed:

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New Israeli Restaurant Joins NOLA's Award-Winning Culinary Scene

Feb 23, 2015  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

The city that is known for being a mecca of amazing food, is now home to yet another great dining venue. Opened this week, Shaya, a restaurant from Chef Alon Shaya (Domenica and PIZZA domenica) and Chef John Besh will feature Israeli cuisine fused with influences from North Africa, the Middle East, Eastern Europe, Turkey and Greece.

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European Brand AC Hotels Makes its US Debut With First Property Now Open in NOLA

Dec 9, 2014  |   Contributor: Nicolle Monico

On Sunday evening, the scene inside the new AC Hotel New Orleans Bourbon was high-energy; an eclectic mix of guests filled the lobby and AC Lounge for complimentary cocktails and bites during the hotel’s Grand Opening weekend reception. Looking around and viewing guests mingling bar-side, it was hard not to miss the significance of the moment for AC Hotels, as this new property marked their entry into the US market.

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Imbibe on Delicious In-Theater Holiday Cocktails While Watching The Hunger Games

Dec 3, 2014  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Drinking libations at the movies is becoming a pretty regular thing across the nation. And while movie-goers in New Orleans have already been enjoying their favorite adult beverages at local theaters, they are now being treated to special holiday cocktails as they watch this season’s films.

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Indulge in the Best of New Orleans Cuisine During COOLinary Restaurant Month

Aug 1, 2014  |   Contributor: Vicki Arkoff

There’s no better town in America for culinary adventure than New Orleans. With hundreds of fine dining and regional-cuisine restaurants, it’s tempting to do nothing but eat and drink yourself into a double-wide seat requirement for your flight home. No wonder Saveur magazine picked New Orleans as “The best food city in the nation,” last year.

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The Vibrant W New Orleans - French Quarter Fuses Big Easy Fun With Louisiana Hospitality

Jun 24, 2014  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

By staying at W New Orleans - French Quarter,guests can feel like a part of the revelry of the legendary city it is named after, all the while receiving premium service and accommodations that have earned W Hotels its own recognition. While the hotel has the features and amenities to keep a guest well entertained, the sights and sounds of New Orleans culture are right outside the door and ready to serve up a voodoo-fueled adventure through the Big Easy.

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3 Mardis Gras Hotel Packages to Have You Partying in Style

Feb 21, 2014  |   Contributor: Donald Herrera-Fairbairn

It's time to get your beads out, colorful masks, and head to New Orleans. Mardi Gras is just around the corner! For those looking for the best luxury hotel packages surrounding the event, we’ve compiled a list of three of our favorites. And don't worry, no bead-showing necessary, we'll just give you the list free of charge.

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Stevie Wonder & Lil Wayne Among Stars to Appear at Bud Light Hotel Super Bowl Concert Series

Jan 29, 2013  |   Contributor: Sara Cardoza

The Super Bowl is slated for this weekend and everyone is getting geared up to celebrate. The Bud Light Hotel opened up in the Big Easy, transforming a 200-room downtown hotel into a beaming blue NFL getaway. The three-day transformation ended in the creation of a space branded head to foot with Bud Light pride.... Read More

Keeping it Classy: A Luxury Guide To Mardi Gras

Jan 28, 2013  |   Contributor: Sara Cardoza

Spring is around the corner and the Crescent City is gearing up for the biggest festival of the yearó Mardi Gras. The event draws hundreds of thousands of people every year looking to take part in the theatrical parades, listen to the body buzzing music, bejewel themselves in outrageously ornate... Read More

Super Bowl XLVII Brings More Than Football to The New Orleans Community

Jan 18, 2013  |   Contributor: Sara Cardoza

New Orleans has been gearing up for months in preparation for Super Bowl XLVII, which the Southern city will be hosting for the tenth time this year. The 2013 game will tie New Orleans with Miami for the most... Read More

Spa Treatments at W New Orleans

Jul 20, 2012  |   Contributor: Michael Pearse

As one of the great spa hotels in New Orleans, W ranks among the best of them with some seriously relaxing treatments and in-room massages.... Read More

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