Category: Texas

Texas is one of the best places to visit in the USA.

Texas is a BIG state and one of the best places to visit in USA. Multiple cities are great for family vacations. Visit San Antonio, Austin, Dallas and Houston. Visit great beaches in the great state of Texas in Galveston, South Padre and Corpus Christi.

Texas is really proud of their food, too. Get recipes for Texas chili.

The Austin Postcard mural with family

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Texas Fall Foliage: Take the KIDS

Texas Fall Foliage Crisp fall temperatures bring on the gorgeous colors of fall leaves. In some parts of the country more so than others – mostly the northeast of the country. Growing up in...

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Kids Books Set in Texas

Read About Texas *Contains affiliate links* Make the MOST of any trip by reading before you go! To make the most out of any trip with kids you need to prepare them by letting...

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Kids Books Set in Texas Cities

Books about Texas Cities – Read Before you Travel Are you visiting Texas? You’ll enjoy getting the kids ready as you learn about the Lone Star state, too! Read before you go to make...

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Mount Bonnell

Mount Bonnell is the highest point in Austin (775 feet above the lake) and a fantastic spot to get a lovely view of both downtown and the Colorado River. Head there early to beat...

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Crazy laws – Texas

Texas has some crazy laws! You might think that lawmakers are all serious folks, but not so! Apparently, they have a soft spot for state flowers because this ‘crazy’ law in Texas is was...

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Fun Things to Do in San Antonio

Texas is a BIG state with a BIG list of fun things to do! San Antonio has a totally different flavor than the other cities in Texas and is a must visit if you...

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English High Tea in Austin

I love tea. I love all tea. I especially enjoy hot tea…year round. It’s 100 degrees outside in the Texas summer and I’m inside sipping hot tea most of the day. I like iced...

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Texas Places to Visit

Texas is the 2nd largest state in the United States, right behind Alaska, but most people think of it as the biggest. Perhaps because so much of Alaska is wide open places and Texas...

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The Oasis Austin – Menu and Information

Lake Austin’s Oasis Restaurant Hidden in the Hill Country outside of Austin is the largest restaurant in the Western Hemisphere. This amazing restaurant and complex is a destination for anyone who visits Austin. The...

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Fun Things to Do in Dallas, Texas

Planning a Trip to Dallas – the “Big D” in Texas? It is a fun place to visit with the family and there are lots of things to do and see. Texas is larger...