Bishop Arts District, Dallas
Bishop Arts District is a popular leisure and dining area in north Oak Cliff, across the Trinity River from downtown...
Kolaches, Czech pastries with a Texan twist
When I visit my parents in Argentina, one of my favourite Sunday rituals is to laze the morning away with a tray of...
Fort Worth: cattle and culture
Fort Worth is an easy day trip for us because we live in Dallas, a 45 minute drive away. We find something different to...
Lake Buchanan and a submerged town – Texas
If you don’t want to get funny looks from people, you’ll say /buhk hăn uhn/ when in Texas. Lake Buchanan...
Ride the historic M-Line trolley in Dallas
Are you in Dallas and at a loss what to do next? You have already been to the 6th Floor Museum and stood on the Grassy...
George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum...
I’ve always wondered what a Presidential Library is and how it works. We have one here in Dallas, the George W Bush...
Jefferson TX: Shakespeare, train horns, and...
After our little adventure on Caddo Lake, we drove a few miles to the town of Jefferson, where we were spending the...
Caddo Lake in East Texas
“Where are you from?” “Argentina.” “They just had the Carnival, right?”...
A short guide to historical sites of interest in...
The history of Dallas may not be long, but it certainly is interesting. It all began when, in the mid-1800s, John Neely...
One Trip EVERY Month Challenge: Reunion Tower,...
Marianne, over at East of Malaga, came up with a new challenge. It’s called “One trip EVERY month” and it’s...
In search of Bonnie Parker in Dallas
Dallas Dallas is best known for the Cowboys, JR Ewing and as the place where JFK was assassinated but very few people...
You ain’t from around here
The only steakhouse of Sulphur Springs, Texas, does steak night on Saturdays. We get there at about 7. The door opens...