Never Mispronounce These 10 Words In Front Of A Louisianian

Because of our rich history, Louisiana has some interestingly named towns, lakes, and rivers. While locals don’t even think twice when it comes to pronouncing (or spelling) these words, tourists tend to struggle a bit. Share this article with your friends from out of state and see how many they get right!

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

What are some other words tourists have trouble pronouncing? Add them in the comments below!