Follow Your Fork to Houston Black Restaurant Week

It’s back! Houston Black Restaurant Week (HOUBRW) is back for its third annual culinary showcase with a flurry of excitement and anticipation. From April 16 – April 29, 2018, Houstonians have the opportunity to experience some of the city’s best African-American, African and Caribbean cuisines. Houston Black Restaurant week, established in the spring of 2016,

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REVIEW: Welcome to Crumbville, TX

There’s nothing better than a good bake shop, especially when you just stumble upon a good bake shop. This is exactly what happened when we were in Third Ward a few weeks ago (more on that here). When we saw the sign that said Welcome to Crumbville, TX, little did we know we’d be in

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Project Row Houses in Houston’s Third Ward

We love sharing gems with you in our lovely city of Houston. After our Downtown Houston staycation, we ventured a few miles south to Houston’s historic Third Ward to check out art installations at the Project Row Houses (PRH). PRH is all about community – by using art with an emphasis on cultural identity and

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Another Weekend with our Houston CityPass

When you’re blessed to get the kind of weather we’ve been having in Houston recently (sunshine, cool breezes), you can’t help but want to be out and about. So hello, Spring! If you caught our last blog (if you didn’t, check it out here), you saw that we used our Houston CityPass to explore the

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2 Girls Who Travel’s Staycation in Downtown Houston

So what do you do when you’re travel writers that really need to get away, but work just won’t let you be great? You make your city your getaway … yes, it’s possible. Don’t sleep on the staycation, yall! Clearly, we’ve been about that life. And thanks to CityPass Houston, we had our entire Saturday

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2 Girls Who Travel Take the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo

It was nonstop excitement as the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo took over NRG Stadium from February 27 to March 18. 2 Girls Who Travel were on hand for opening night and of course a few nights in between!  We enjoyed the rodeo (especially the mutton busting – those kids on the sheep – so

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Our Kind of Party: Louisiana ‘Feed Your Soul’ Event at House of Blues Houston

Any time you’re met at the door with a Sazerac cocktail, it’s bound to be a good night. 2 Girls Who Travel were invited out last week to experience a fresh taste of Louisiana during the ‘Feed Your Soul’ event at House of Blues in downtown Houston. ‘Feed Your Soul’ is Louisiana’s new tourism slogan

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Family Style Dinner at Sud Italia

We have done our fair share of dining out. But one of the things we love most about it is the experience. Whether it’s catching up with friends over brunch, a much needed happy hour after work or date night with bae, there’s a reason people across the globe are always eating out! 2 Girls

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Kulture Houston Menu Tasting & Interview with Owner Marcus Davis

Houston, you’re in for a treat. Kulture Houston, the downtown Houston restaurant offering southern cuisine, also aims to express the cultural contributions of African Americans in this nation through food, music and art. “Our goal is to give guests some of the good stuff we’ve given artistically as a people of color in this nation,”

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2 Girls Who Travel’s Bucket List (10 Places We Must Visit)

Travel is the spice of life. And how fun is it to mark things off your travel bucket list as you go? In case you’re not familiar with the term, a bucket list is essentially things you would like to do or experience during your lifetime. So a travel bucket list is – you guessed

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