Sometimes we forget how lucky we are to live in a state that is a tourist destination for people from all over the world.

Forbes came out with their annual list of the most inexpensive places to visit in 2019, and we are happy to say that New Orleans, Louisiana came in at #1. Travel professionals put together their budget friendly destinations, and if you want to save some money, and still have a good time, check out the Top 10 below. Factors include affordable hotels, budget friendly restaurants, and free activities available. See y'all in the Big Easy, cher!

  • New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Jamaica
  • Lisbon, Portugal
  • Atlanta, Georgia
  • Tallinn, Estonia
  • Cooperstown, New York
  • Barga, Italy
  • Tulsa, Oklahoma
  • Valparaiso, Chile
  • Turkey