Our Favorite New Orleans Instagram Accounts

From its iconic sites to the unique food dishes, there is a lot to see as a solo traveler in New Orleans. With magic around every cornerNew Orleans is one of the most Instagram-able cities in the world. We've compiled a list of our favorite New Orleans Instagrammers. Follow them for a glimpse into our city's beauty, history, and fun and get inspired to make your next solo destination New Orleans.

Ashley Longshore (ashleylongshoreart)

She's real. She's glamorous. She's hilarious. New Orleans based artist Ashley Longshore's Instagram (which at some times if NSFW) is filled with glitter, pop art and Longshore's big personality. Longshore is sure to fill your feed with color, and her Magazine Street gallery is an absolute must visit

Jessica Bride (belleannee)

As the Art & Culture Editor for London Magazine, Jessica Bride splits time between London and her native New Orleans. Her Instagram feed is a perfect blend of two of the most picturesque cities in the world and perfectly documents this New Orleanian's life in London.

Valerie Esparza (nola_val)

If architecture and color are your things, go follow local photographer Valerie Esparza. Her photographs - mainly of New Orleans homes - will brighten up your feed and showcase the  city's unique architecture.

Maggie Covert LeBlanc (walkingmanstudios)

New Orleans native Maggie Covert LeBlanc's work channels the whimsical nature of New Orleans’ architecture and characters. Her illustrations and paintings paying homage to our beloved city, and her current 100 Walking Dogs services is pretty darn cute. 

Susan Langenhennig (nolahomegarden)

Susan Langenhennig's, Home & Garden editor for NOLA.com|The Times-Picayune, Instagram is filled with good design, fab decor, cool plants, and fascinating people.


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Author: Astrid Clements

Astrid Solo Travel Advisor CEO and founder, Astrid, has spent over 40 years traveling around the world. She is passionate about embracing the world’s diverse cultures and sharing with others the global need and personal benefit of cultural literacy. Her focus is on affordable luxury travel that is both substantive and fun! To read more about her and each one of our Solo Travel Advisors, head over to theAbout page!