Beatles Statues Street View, David Adickes, 8th Wonder Brewery, Houston, Texas

David Adickes

Texan David Adickes creates larger than life statues for installations around the world. Here’s a brief introduction to Adickes’ work, especially his famously huge presidential busts.

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Fountain and Pool, Sunset Fishermen, Playa del Carmen, Mexico

Mexico: Staying There

Mexico abounds with all-inclusive resorts. These are a great way to rest and relax. Here our review of three that we’ve experienced in Riviera Maya.

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Los Arcos Amphitheater, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Mexico: History and Fun Facts

America’s southern neighbor offers friendly people, vibrant culture, exciting adventure and rich history. Here’s some history and fun facts about Mexico.

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Road Sign, Welcome to Texas

Talkin’ Texan

If ya’ll don’t know how to talk Texan, I’m here to help. Texan is a unique and fun lingo. Let’s learn to speak (and laugh) the Texas way.

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Night Skyline, Dallas, Texas

Texas: Cities to See

Among the many reasons to visit Texas is its cities and towns. Here are brief introductions to Texas’ biggest cities and some of its small towns.

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The Window, Big Bend National Park, Texas

Texas: Seven Regions of Fun

Texas has seven climate regions within its borders. And Texas’ landscapes help define the culture and people of those regions. Let’s look at those zones.

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Cattle Drive Sculpture, Pioneer Plaza, Dallas, Texas

Texas: History and Fun Facts

History, fun, culture, tradition. Everything’s bigger in Texas! We give you information about our home state. You’ll want to add Texas to your travel list!

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Jay Pritzker Pavilion, Millennium Park, Chicago, Illinois

Chicago 2018: Attractions

Here are reviews of some of the attractions we saw during our 2018 Chicago trip. Chicago is great for all kinds of sites and activities. Have fun!

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Fountain, Giordano's Pizza, Chicago, Illinois

Chicago 2018: Restaurants

Here are reviews of some of the restaurants we ate at during our September 2018 Chicago trip. Chicago is one of the best food cities in the world.

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Hyatt Regency Chicago, Illinois

Chicago 2018: Where to Stay

Our review of the Hyatt Regency Chicago hotel we stayed at during our September 2018 trip. We enjoyed the service and convenient location.

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