The 50 Most Stunning Waterfalls in the US for an Epic Outdoor Getaway

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Looking to get outside and spend some time appreciating the great outdoors? You can go on a scenic drive, visit a beautiful lighthouse, or hit the road and see some of the best waterfalls in the US! Here are fifty great American waterfalls to choose from.  Can’t read now? Pin for later! The Best Waterfalls in … Read more

3 Days in Dallas: Itinerary for a Fabulous Long Weekend in Dallas, Texas

The Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex is a sprawling mecca of amazing food, culture, and shopping. Dallas proper is a beautiful city full of rich history and exciting things to do. Dallas is perched on the precipice of rustic southwestern and modern urban cultures, and is the perfect destination for a long weekend. This guide will take … Read more

21 Best Beaches in Texas for Sun-Filled Texas Beach Getaways

I’ve spent my entire life going to the beaches in Texas for vacations. Every summer (and some spring breaks and winter breaks), we would load up the family minivan and head down I-35. Sometimes the trips would end early due to hurricanes, other times we would extend our time because we just couldn’t bear to … Read more

50 Things to Buy at Buc-ee’s: The Best Buc-ee’s Souvenirs & Snack Food!

When on a road trip in Texas, one simply must find the nearest Buc-ee’s, if only to experience the sheer madness and deliciousness of this overwhelming gas station. If you’re wondering what the best things to buy at Buc-ee’s are, here are my favorite Buc-ee’s souvenirs and the best Buc-ee’s food and snacks. Can’t read … Read more

17 Things to Do at the Luling Watermelon Thump & Tips for Visiting!

Are you as intrigued by the annual Luling Watermelon Thump as I was before I went? Passing through Luling, Texas on my way from Oklahoma City to Port Aransas, I saw the signs billowing above the streets, advertising Luling’s famous watermelon festival.  When we were lucky enough to be passing back during the Thump itself, … Read more

40 Fabulous Things to Do in Luling, Texas: What to See, Do, & Eat in Luling!

Looking for the best things to do in Luling, Texas? Well, look no further! Here are my favorite Luling restaurants, stores, and events, including information about our stop at the Luling Watermelon Thump! ​Can’t read now? Pin for later! An Introduction to Luling Nicknamed “the toughest town in Texas” and “Oil City USA,” Luling is … Read more

The 10 Best Major Cities on Route 66 You Need to See

Dreaming of a Route 66 road trip and not sure where to stop along the way? While the best parts of the Mother Road are often exploring the off-beat places and hidden gems, you also want to take advantage of spending some time in the best major cities on Route 66. Whether you have enough … Read more

The Big Route 66 Bucket List: 50 Can’t-Miss Things to See on Route 66

Heading out on Route 66? While there are thousands of things to see on Route 66, you obviously can’t see every single national park, major city, and roadside attraction on the Mother Road unless you have months to explore. So use this Route 66 bucket list to plan your trip. Can’t read now? Pin for … Read more