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Tips fo Safe Traveling in Mexico

Tips for Safe Traveling in Mexico 40 million tourists visited Mexico in 2017 and it continues to be a popular vacation destination even though the country has experienced an increase in gang presence, crime and assaults....

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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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How I afford travel – guest post

Travel is a wonderful way to make memories and explore all that is amazing in the world. It is also expensive. How do you afford a family vacation? These great tips from Jane Sandwood,...

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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...

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Fun Things to Do in Houston, Texas

I’ve heard so many negative things about visiting my hometown of Houston and I have to admit, I just don’t get it. Houston is a BIG place and has a BIG list of wonderful...

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How to Have a Great Family Trip to France

How to Have a Great Family Trip to France La Belle France It is debatably the single most popular tourist destination worldwide, and boasts nearly everything a traveler could hope for. Fascinating history; gorgeous...

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Osteology Museum in Oklahoma City

Osteology Museum in Oklahoma Museum We love exploring things when we travel – the sites that are high on everyone’s list of things to see and the things that are a bit off the...