Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base New Orleans is certainly a destination worth checking off.
It is in New Orleans. If you aren't familiar with the name, it's 85 miles (137 kilometers) from the capital of the state, Baton Rouge.
Travelers on the lookout for somewhere convenient to stay a few nights can choose from 10 hotel options within 6 miles (10 kilometers) of Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base New Orleans. The Holiday Inn Express Harvey-Marrero and Best Western Plus Westbank are two establishments to consider.
If you're sick of choosing between eating out at a nice restaurant or buying plenty of souvenirs, then free up some of your cash by booking a room at one of the surrounding area's low-cost hotels. The Travelodge New Orleans Westbank and the InTown Suites Harvey are some of the known places.
One of the nicest things about travel is tasting lots of interesting food. Be sure to try LA 23 BBQ (9654 Louisiana 23, Belle Chasse). Head over to Blue Angel Lounge (9670 Louisiana 23, Belle Chasse) if you want to carry on into the night with beer, wine and enjoyable company.