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Writing about New Orleans Plantation Country and don’t know where to start? Search no more, we’ve got a mountain of unique story ideas, and we offer a variety of services to help print, broadcast and online travel journalists. So for insider tips, photos, sources, and trip coordination, give us a ring. Below is just a short listing of ideas that might help you begin…but please don’t hesitate to contact us.

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Media Contacts

Jo Banner
Director of Communications, New Orleans Plantation Country
985-359-0372
jo@visitnopc.com

Kylie Mills
PR Director, HUB Destination Marketing
504-655-9887 office
kylie@gowithhub.com

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Story Ideas

  • From Trophy Bass to Tiramisu…Eating Your Way through New Orleans Plantation Country
  • The History of Cajun & Zydeco Music
  • Acadian, Cajun & Creole: There is a Difference
  • The Haunting Tales of River Road Plantations
  • African-American Heritage in Plantation Country
  • Celebrating Our Culture Through Festivals: From Andouille Sausage to Holiday Bonfires
  • The Shadowy Swamps, Mysterious Bayous and Scenic Byways of Plantation Country
  • Secret Gardens of Plantations Country
  • Historic Preservation of Antebellum Plantations and Homes
  •  Ain’t That Sweet: The Impact of Sugarcane on New Orleans Plantation Country
  •  A Birdwatcher’s Haven
  • Arts & Antiques Abound in Plantation Country
  • Family Friendly Activities: From the Babies to the Baby-Boomers & Beyond!

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Discover Exciting Ways to Explore

Make planning your next vacation to New Orleans Plantation Country easy. Use one of our trip itineraries to get started.

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PLANTATIONS

Explore the 10 historic estates in the River Parishes of Louisiana and discover the stories rooted in their past.

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SWAMP TOURS

Create memories learning the folklore of our swamps and viewing gators in their natural habitat.

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ANDOUILLE

Andouille was created here, so get out and try the local smokehouses that each have their own version of the "best".

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OUTDOOR RECREATION

The region out here is perfect for outdoor enthusiasts to explore and find adventure.

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Lac Des Allmands

Famous for catfish, Lac Des Allemands is a haven for outdoor sportsmen.

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PERIQUE

Enjoyed around the world, Perique can only be grown and processed out here.

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CAJUN & CREOLE CUISINE

Cajun and Creole cuisine are as necessary to our culture as the people who make it.

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TRANSPORTATION

Tour buses, shuttles and local airports are all transportation options for the River Parishes.

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STAY OUT HERE

New Orleans Plantation Country offers a wide range of lodging options from rustic and quaint to upscale and luxurious.

STILL Have Questions? Drop us a line AND REQUEST A VISITORS GUIDE.