New Orleans will be the home of jazz and blues music and Creole cuisine. People from all over the world head to southeast Louisiana to the most recent New Orleans way of. This city can be seen by the Mississippi River and southern part of Lake Pontchartrain. New Orleans is known for its impressive and unique architectural styles with its vibrant night life. of its famous tourist attractions are the notorious night life in the French Quarter and Bourbon Street, the historical sites in St.