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Thomas Perumean
October 16, 2019 - 2:18 pm
New Orleans and Montreal have a lot in common: French culture and ancestry. Storied hotels. Jazz festivals. Acadians. Now, the two cities will share an airline. Canada's third largest airline will inaugurate direct flight service between New Orleans and Montreal November 3rd for the winter tourism...
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Chris Miller
October 08, 2019 - 9:46 pm
I-10 may be crowded this weekend, with Florida Gators fans headed for Baton Rouge, and the Who Dat Nation trekking to Jacksonville. LSU hosts Florida Saturday night. Both teams are in the AP Top 10, and the game is already drawing a lot of hype. ESPN will broadcast its College Gameday program live...
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Thomas Perumean
October 02, 2019 - 1:03 pm
If you think cruising the Gulf is popular, cruising Mississippi is also packing them in. Evidenced by American Queen Steamboat Company adding a third fleet-mate to run in concert with its two other paddlewheelers, American Queen and American Duchess. All hail American Countess! The Countess is a...
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Chris Miller
September 26, 2019 - 1:35 pm
Disney Cruise Lines says the slate of cruises out of New Orleans coming up in early 2020 have proven so popular that its cruise ships will return again in early 2021. "Back by popular demand, the Disney Wonder will return to the bayou from late January through February 2021 with a series of magical...
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Don Ames
September 21, 2019 - 10:55 am
Today is National Seat Check Saturday, a chance for parents and caregivers to make sure their child safety seat is installed properly. Bridget Gardner, a Registered Nurse at University Medical Center New Orleans, says nine locations around the state will be staffed with child passenger safety...
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Eldis Sula
September 20, 2019 - 6:13 pm
When it comes to beautiful places to visit in New York, Central Park isn’t as green as it gets. Outside of Manhattan and the boroughs, New York is home to some of the most striking nature destinations on the east coast. Whether you’re looking for some hiking trails, mountain views, or waterfalls,...
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September 19, 2019 - 4:35 am
(1080 KRLD) - A study warns to stay away from airplane water. Dr. Charles Platkin, editor of Diet Detective and the executive director of Hunter College in New York City Food Policy Center at the City University of New York authored a survey which purports some of the water onboard isn't fit for...
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Chris Miller
September 16, 2019 - 8:33 am
The Port of New Orleans says the cruise business in the Crescent City is reaching new heights, with 1.2 million passengers last year and more growth expected in the next year. "New Orleans is currently the sixth-largest cruise port in the country," said Jessica Ragusa with the Port of New Orleans...
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FILE - In this July 23, 2019 file photo, Britain's Prince Harry delivers a speech as he attends Dr Jane Goodall's Roots & Shoots Global Leadership Meeting at St. George's House, Windsor Castle in England. The eco-minded Prince Harry announces a massive travel sustainability initiative in partnership with key service providers that’s aimed at bettering the practices of the global industry amid an ever-increasing number of travelers. The Duke of Sussex announced Travalyst at a news conference Tuesday, Sept. 3, in Amsterdam, a city hit hard by over-tourism. He was joined by his partners, including Visa, TripAdvisor and Booking.com.(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth, Pool)
Associated Press
September 03, 2019 - 7:31 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The eco-minded Prince Harry is embarking on a massive travel sustainability initiative in partnership with key travel providers. They aim to improve the practices of the global industry amid an ever-increasing number of travelers. The Duke of Sussex picked Amsterdam, a city hit hard...
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Chris Miller
August 31, 2019 - 4:55 pm
The Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development Friday signed a contract with Gilchrist Construction for the new I-10/Loyola Drive interchange in Kenner, including flyover ramps to and from the new terminal at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport. It's the beginning of a...
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