New Orleans Named Top Travel Destination for 2013

New Orleans Top Travel Destination in 2013

New Orleans Top Travel Destination in 2013

The Orbitz travel site has named New Orleans as the top travel destination for 2013, coming in ahead of New Zealand and Charleston. In addition to our normal attractions like Mardi Gras and Jazz Fest, the Super Bowl is helping to push us to the top of the list.

After topping Travel and Leisure’s Favorite Cities survey in 2012, New Orleans is primed for even bigger things in 2013 says Jeanenne Tornatore, Senior Editor at This year the Big Easy will host Super Bowl XLVII, the NCAA Women’s Final Four, and countless food, music and lifestyle festivals appealing to all types of travelers. “With a few more hotels opening and more flight options I think you guys are going to see a lot of tourism this year,” she adds.

We’ve always known that NOLA is a great destination. It’s nice to see someone else say it too.

Read the entire Orbitz article here