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Luling: Barbecue Central

Some people dream of a “land flowing with milk and honey.” But I dream of one that’s rich with Texas barbecue…and watermelons. The good news is that such a magical place exists in the Central Texas town of Luling. And … Continue reading

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La Grange: We Gotcha Kolache & Texas BBQ

While in La Grange we Czeched out Weikel’s Bakery with roots to 1929 and Prause Meat Market, one of the oldest BBQ joints in Texas. Weikel’s Bakery Next we headed to Weikel’s Bakery with roots to 1929. Today the bakery … Continue reading

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Airport Dining You’ll Love

“Let’s head to the airport for lunch,” is not a suggestion I’ve ever heard. That is until our Texas full-time RV friends suggested taking our hunger pangs to Southern Flyer Diner prior to our annual taste-testing event at Blue Bell … Continue reading

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Eat My Words: Top BBQ Joints

Each of the four iconic barbecue regions—Texas, Missouri, Tennessee, and North Carolina—serve a different style of barbecue. Typically, Memphis, St. Louis, and Kansas City are all about the ribs. In North Carolina, pulled pork dominates the menu, and Texans love … Continue reading

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As the Boudin Turns

Philadelphia might have the cheese-steak sandwich. New York may boast of its pizza, and Texas has BBQ—but Southwest Louisiana has boudin, and eating it guarantees a tingling palate and a full stomach. In many homes, boudin is more revered than … Continue reading

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Put Your Passion on Your Plate

When Hank Williams wrote Jambalaya in 1952, he captured the essence of the Cajun self-proclaimed passion for good food and good friends. The Acadians who settled in the bayous and swamps of Southern Louisiana developed a unique and authentic cooking … Continue reading

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RVing through Texas

In a state as diverse as Texas, there’s always an adventure around every corner and unique attractions at every turn. Our Texas RV Travel Bucket List continues. La Feria Nature Center With the opening of the Rio Grande Valley’s newest … Continue reading

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Joys of a Texas Bucket List

Texas is big and brawny in every way, a state brimming with natural assets. Whether visiting rugged mountains, sandy beaches, wild canyons, or the piney woods, the “Lone Star State” pleases travelers in a million wonderful ways. Our Texas RV … Continue reading

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Texas Bucket List for the RVer

No matter how you size it up, Texas is a BIG friendly state that offers a wealth of experiences for all RVers. A trek across Texas’ 267,000 square miles brings you face to face with all kinds of natural wonders—from … Continue reading

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RV Across Texas

Texas is full of surprises. Few sections of the country are as influenced by Spanish, Mexican, and European residents as Texas. With one of the largest German, Czech, French, and Mexican populations in the U.S., Texas is diverse. Our Texas … Continue reading

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