The Perfect Texas Gulf Coast Road Trip Itinerary: See the Coast of Texas in 10 Days!

I grew up spending family vacations on Texas’s Gulf Coast, and there really is nothing better than a Texas Gulf Coast road trip! Here’s my recommendations for the perfect Gulf Coast itinerary that goes from Corpus Christi to Galveston. Can’t read now? Pin for later! When you think of Texas you probably conjure up images … Read more

50 Terrific Songs about Texas & Free Texas Playlist

Whether you’re heading out on Route 66 or another fabulous Texas road trip, you will need some tunes to help take your journey to the next level. I have a giant list of road trip songs, but if you want something a bit more specific to Texas for when you hit the Texas portion of Route 66, this list … Read more

17 Stunning Texas Scenic Drives to Escape the Crowds

Yes, Texas is a very big state. Some believe that it is full of straight highways, cattle and tumbleweeds, but that couldn’t be further from the truth! There are some amazing panoramic views in several parts of the Lone Star State, and there are so many gorgeous scenic drives in Texas to explore! Contrary to … Read more

30 Awesome Quotes about Austin, Texas for Austin Instagram Captions & Statuses

Everyone knows the cliche Austin saying “Keep Austin weird,” but that’s not the only great quote about Austin you should know! Here are my favorite Austin quotes so you can get to konw this beautiful Texas city. You can use these quotes about Austin on social media and for Austin Instagram captions, or you can … Read more

The 16 National Parks in Texas: Why & How to Visit Each One!

They say “Everything’s bigger in Texas,” and that is one hundred percent true! Texas is a very large state with a vast number of sites overseen by the National Park Service, including national seashores, monuments, and official National Park in Texas. Can’t read now? Pin for later! The Sixteen National Parks in Texas The recreational … Read more

Best Small Towns in Texas

Dublin Dublin was founded in 1854 and located in Central Texas. This charming little town is famous for being the home to the oldest Dr. Pepper Bottling Plant. One of the most delightful things to do here is to tour Dublin Bottling Works, taste their original soda and even bottle your own soda.  While you’re … Read more

50 Quotes about Texas that Can’t Be Messed With


Looking for beautiful quotes about Texas? The Lone Star State has inspired some truly beautiful travel quotes. So whether you’re looking for travel inspiration or Texas Instagram captions or Facebook statuses, here are my favorite Texas quotes! Read Next: 250 Inspirational Travel Quotes & Travel Instagram Captions Can’t read now? Pin for later! How to Use … Read more

50 Nifty Texas Puns & Jokes for Texas Instagram Captions


Looking for hilarious Texas puns to share with friends before a trip to Austin, San Antonio, or Dallas? Or perhaps you want a few clever puns to use as Texas Instagram captions on your trip? Here are my favorite Texas jokes and puns to help make your amazing trip even more enjoyable! Read Next: 101 Travel … Read more

Space Tourism in Houston, Texas

While the History Fangirl Podcast has typically gone around the world to find the most fascinating stories, today we’re taking our eyes off the Earth and casting our gaze starward. Today’s guest is Valerie Stimac, an accomplished travel writer in her own right, who has started a unique site at While she isn’t quite … Read more