The Perfect Day Trip from New Orleans

The Perfect Day Trip from New Orleans

New Orleans is full of incredible food, great music, and interesting people.  While all of that is great, it’s nice to escape and get out of the hustle and bustle for a day or two while you’re visiting.  Steeped in history and surrounded by over 40 percent...
One of the Best Louisiana Plantations-Houmas House

One of the Best Louisiana Plantations-Houmas House

No trip to New Orleans is complete without visiting one (or more) of the historic Louisiana Plantations.  While there are many to choose from, Houmas House Plantation and Gardens should be at the top of your list.  Houmas House offers the ultimate Louisiana plantation...
70 Free or Cheap Things to do in Las Vegas

70 Free or Cheap Things to do in Las Vegas

When I say Las Vegas what comes to mind?  Probably glitzy showgirls, lively casinos, expensive restaurants, and losing lots of money?!  Well, that doesn’t have to be totally true.  By checking off the items on this list as well as these Las Vegas travel hacks,...
Stepping Back in Time at Evergreen Plantation

Stepping Back in Time at Evergreen Plantation

During our most recent visit to New Orleans, Marty and I decided to get out of the city and see some new sights.  Since we are huge history lovers, we were amazed that we have yet to visit any of the plantations around this great city.  After some research, we decided...
First Timers Guide to San Francisco

First Timers Guide to San Francisco

San Francisco, a city filled with diversity, acceptance, ample charm and plenty of great food.  Despite the fact that Marty and I had visited San Francisco a few years ago, we couldn’t resist the chance to go back when we came across the $79 round-trip flights...
20 Texas Christmas Destinations You Won’t Want to Miss

20 Texas Christmas Destinations You Won’t Want to Miss

Texas is never short on things to do, and that is definitely true during the holiday season.  I mean everything is bigger in Texas, so that has to include a Texas Christmas, right?  If you’ve been to Texas then you know that we spend our summer melting away in...
Eating Our Way Through the Bishop Arts District in Dallas

Eating Our Way Through the Bishop Arts District in Dallas

Getting out of the car in the Bishop Arts District, I am immediately intrigued by an amazing smell encompassing the air.  I look around, trying to identify where this great smell is originating from, but there are too many restaurants to determine the source.  I tell...
50 Free Things To Do In Dallas-Ft. Worth

50 Free Things To Do In Dallas-Ft. Worth

There is so much to do in the Dallas-Ft. Worth (DFW) area that you could stay busy for months.  While it’s true many of the attractions here can add up quickly, you don’t have to break the bank to have a great time in DFW.  Take it from us, Marty and I...
101 Things to do in Dallas-Fort Worth

101 Things to do in Dallas-Fort Worth

Everything is bigger in Texas, and Dallas/Ft. Worth is no exception.  There are so many awesome things to do in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area.  Whether you are coming to visit, or want to be a tourist in your own town, I bet this list has something for you.  Let’s...
15 Small Texas Towns You Must Visit

15 Small Texas Towns You Must Visit

Everything is bigger in Texas!  I mean, Texas is enormous in comparison to other states, even compared to other countries.  Did you know you can fit the countries of France and Switzerland in the state of Texas?  Don’t let its size fool you.  Inside, Texas is...
Exploring San Antonio’s Mission Trail

Exploring San Antonio’s Mission Trail

Do you ever get super excited about the thought of something, and then when it actually happens it wasn’t as good as you expected?  Yeah, I think we’ve all been there!  This is the story of just that, a girl (me), who was so excited to get to ride a bike...
7 Fredericksburg Wineries Not to Miss

7 Fredericksburg Wineries Not to Miss

Fredericksburg is quickly becoming the go-to wine destination in Texas.  You will find the majority of wineries in Fredericksburg on Wine Road 290.  If you aren’t going just for the wine, check out our other Fredericksburg post here. But if like me, you like...
The Ultimate Guide to Fredericksburg, TX

The Ultimate Guide to Fredericksburg, TX

Fredericksburg is one of our absolute favorite Texas towns. Marty and I have been addicted to this city since our first visit.  I mean, where else in Texas can you see German architecture while walking down the street with a glass of wine in your hand?  In this post,...