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#FriFotos – New Orleans, baby!

FriFotos from New Orleans, Baby! via

Since New Orleans is hosting the Super Bowl for the record 10th time, and since it is one of my very favorite places on earth, it seemed only appropriate to post some #FriFotos! Rather than play like the boring guy … read more

Travel without Traveling

2012 Southlake Oktoberfest

Most travelers will tell you: the people, customs and certainly food encountered on the road are some of the best, most memorable parts of the journey. While you can’t beat experiencing them in their native habitat, having them come to … read more

A “Vinophobe” in Grapevine (Or “Putting Travel Lessons into Practice”)

Grape Stomp at Grapefest 2012

Yes, I know the Fear of Wine is actually oenophobia. Call it poetic license. And no, I’m really not afraid of wine, but I am surely not the best person to take to Grapefest, the annual celebration of Texas’ wine … read more