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9 Things People From New Orleans Always Have To Explain To Out Of Towners

New Orleans is constantly hosting visitors—and we know how to show them a good time. But there are certain things that you find yourself being asked over and over—and so you have to explain as often as well. Here are some of the most common.

Have you ever been asked these things? What is the most common thing that people ask you from out of town? Let us know in the comments below, we love to hear from you!

Kezia Kamenetz
Kezia Kamenetz is a native to southern Louisiana and lives in the Marigny neighborhood of New Orleans currently. When not writing about all the amazing things to be found in her state, her central passion is dreams and the wisdom they can offer, which you can learn more about by visiting