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Frisch Auf: Monument Hill and Kreische Brewery State Historic Site

Beyond its Czech past, La Grange also holds a rich German and Texan history. To explore both, we drove 1 mile south of La Grange to Monument Hill and Kreische Brewery State Historic Site. From the La Grange town square … 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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2014 Texas Travel Guide Features Famous Texas Singers

Texas is famous for its country musicians, including Waylon Jennings, Willie Nelson, and Tex Ritter. But some of the best known names in every genre of music were either born in Texas or lived there for long periods of time, … Continue reading

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Czeching Out La Grange

We headed to the Central Texas town of La Grande to “Czech” out what might just be the “Best Little Day Trip in Texas.” The events of La Grange’s famous Chicken Ranch inspired the stage play, movie, and the lyrics … 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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It’s Time for Snow…Birds, That Is

We have chosen to be reasonably warm year-round, so we are snowbirds. Every year when I hear the honks of the Canada geese overhead at our home in Alberta, something in my genes starts pulling my inner-compass to the South. … Continue reading

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RVC Re-flags Outdoor Destination in the Texas Hill Country

Koyote Ranch Resort is now Medina Highpoint Resort, an RVC Outdoor Destination. Memphis, Tennessee-based RVC Outdoor Destinations, a leading provider of high-quality outdoor resort properties in the United States, announced that it has completed renovations and additions to Koyote Ranch Resort … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving: Giving Thanks for Our RV Lifestyle

Many will be on the road traveling today and throughout this Thanksgiving weekend. Thanksgiving is the biggest travel weekend in America, and RVers are out in force, back on the road, crossing the country in their RVs to spend Thanksgiving … Continue reading

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Snowbird Destinations

The available options are unlimited enabling snowbirds to design their own lifestyle to suit their financial ability and social preferences. The basic question is WHERE are YOU going to go? And the answer should be based on your priorities. And … Continue reading

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