New Orleans is a melting pot of cultures. From French and Spanish, to German and Asian, this city is teeming with different groups of people. With these people comes an enormous amount of culture: traditions, cuisine, religions, ideas. Because of this, New Orleans has become a place that not only fosters these different cultures, but that also adapts them into its own culture. It is so easy to see the various influences of foreign nations in this city; after all, we really all are immigrants. Just one look around the French Quarter and you can see, taste, and hear the cultures of so many different places. The acceptance and interest in these various cultures by the citizens and tourists of the city helps to make New Orleans such a special place. People from around the world can come into this city and truly feel at home.