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Category Archive: destinations

12 Reasons Six Flags Fiesta Texas is Better Than Six Flags Over Texas

As Six Flags Gold Member for the past 11 years, we have made countless visit to both Fiesta Texas and Six Flags, and over the years we’ve found one thing to be pretty… Continue reading

The 9 Best Places to Camp on the Beach in Texas

If your summer dreams are of sleeping on the beach with the sound of crashing waves lulling you to sleep after a night of bonfires, here’s your list of 9 of the best… Continue reading

Poston Tulip Gardens, Waxahachie

While Texas isn’t known for it’s Dutch culture, we have had our share of stories that originated in Holland, perhaps one of the best is the story of the el Baron de Bastrop,… Continue reading

Granbury Ghost and Legends Tour in Historic Downtown Granbury

A fun and family-friendly tour around the Historic Granbury Courthouse Square, the Granbury Ghost and Legends Tour is a year-round fun event that happens every Friday and Saturyday evening!  I’ve done the tour… Continue reading

Fort Richardson State Park, Historic Site and Lost Creek Reservoir Trailway, Jacksboro

One of the most famous of the Texas Forts Trail, Fort Richardson State Park gives you a look at the life on a frontier fort with restored buildings and some ruins during the… Continue reading

Street Dreams, Fredericksburg

While on most Texas Hill Country Ranches you expect to find cows or goats, at Street Dreams outside of Fredericksburg, the ranch is full of classic cars!   Open Tuesday – Saturday, you can… Continue reading

Stonehenge II, Ingram

It wasn’t aliens that built Stonehenge II in the Texas Hill Country, a 80 percent-scale replica of the famed stones in England, but it’s still a great place to visit in Ingram, overlooking… Continue reading

You Won’t Believe This Refurbished Tour Bus in the Texas Hill Country Where You Can Spend the Weekend!

I’ve been humming Johnny Cash songs all week, thanks to our incredible stay in the Highwaymen Tour Bus in Ingram this week!  This 1953 repurposed Greyhound tour bus was our home-away from home… Continue reading

Let’s Go To Luckenbach, Texas

Luckenbach sits between Johnson City and Fredericksburg, just a short little detour off the highway, but it seems a million miles away from present day.  A place where time has stopped, or at… Continue reading

Pecan Street Brewing, Johnson City

Johnson City has so much to do nearby, so you need a place to refuel and relax afterwards!  We spent a great afternoon relaxing in the Biergarten at Pecan Street Brewing, but they… Continue reading

Lanterns in the Garden at the Fort Worth Botanic Garden

I love Lantern Festivals, and I’m so excited that the Fort Worth Botanic Garden is hosting one during the Spring!  It seems most are during the Winter, when it’s freezing!  We visited and… Continue reading

Pogo Pass for DFW, Austin/Waco and San Antonio

Pogo Pass is a fun and inexpensive way to enjoy local entertainment destinations!  Choose from 3 great Texas locations!   Each pass is individualized with the name of the pass holder, the expiration… Continue reading

Rogue Brick Builders Lounge, Fort Worth

We are just head over heals for this new place we found in Fort Worth, a place to just go and build with their Legos!  We had so much fun!  It’s much more… Continue reading

Dublin Bottling Works, Dublin

Dublin Bottling Works, once the Dublin Dr Pepper Bottling Company, was known for decades as the only Dr Pepper Bottling Company to still use pure cane sugar instead of cane syrup.  They dropped… Continue reading

Veldhuizen Cheese Shoppe and Farm, Dublin

Whether you want to introduce your kids to real food and how it’s made, or you yourself are a foodie and love local artisan foods, the tour at Veldhuizan Cheese is a perfect,… Continue reading