Category: USA


Cathedral of Junk – Austin, Texas

 Cathedral of Junk: Family Fun in Austin Cathedral of Junk: The Beginning Remember when you were a kid and you and your friends decided to make a club? First you needed a name, then...

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Capitol Building: Tips for Family Visit

State Capitol Building – Why Bother Visiting with the kids? We visited two state capitol buildings in one week (State Capitol Building in Austin, Texas and the State Capitol Building in Denver, CO) and...


As seen on The World is a Book

The Educational Tourist is happy to be a part of Five Free Family Friday series with The World is a Book.   As seen on The World is a Book: I’m happy to resurrect...


Tulsa Visit: What to See And Do

Tulsa Visit – What to See Tulsa is a hidden gem in Green Country, which is the northeast corner of Oklahoma. It is known for its mild climate and beautiful scenery. Tulsa was named...


FREE Tulsa fun!

I’m pleased to guest post for The World is a Book’s 5 FREE Family Fun series! Click here to read all about it! Happy FREE travels, Natalie, The Educational Tourist


Disney cruise – TIPS

Disney – the most magical of all things. Can it get even better? It CAN! All you need is a pinch of pixie dust! (And these few tips from The Educational Tourist!) Decorate your...


Texas State Capital

Everything is bigger in Texas   Texas is a really big place! Texas’ State Capital building is made of Llano granite, cleverly named because it is from Llano, Texas. This statue tells the story...


Merry Christmas – New York

New York is a fantastic place to visit. During our recent visit there, we saw the largest nativity scene ever!! **Disclaimer….it is just the largest nativity scene that I have ever seen….the Guiness book...