Where is New Orleans
It is situated almsot at the coast of Gulf of Mexico. Some of the part of Lake Pontchartrain is included in the city lies in the north and Lake Borgne in the east.
The name of city is given after the name of Philippe d' Orleans, Duke of Orleans (Regent of France). He was quite knowledgeable and recognized architecture of France.
Interestingly, New Orleans is more popularly known for its music (it is the birthplace of jazz), cuisine, and its annual celebrations and festivals, most remarkably Mardi Gras. More often, the city is referred to as the "most unique" city in America.
Interesting Facts about New Orleans
Country: United States
Location: South-east of the United States & also south-east of Louisiana
Area (metro): 3,755.2 sq mi
Area code: 504
Climate: Humid Subtropical