Happy Birthday, New Orleans!

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NEW ORLEANS- The Crescent City is celebrating a very special day, its 299th birthday!

Our favorite city came to be on May 7, 1718 and was named after Philippe d’Orleans.

From the best festivals, the most amazing food, excellent music, and the most genuine people, New Orleans is a top destination in the world!

What’s your birthday wish for this amazing city?


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