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2 Girls Who Travel Experience Black Chef Table

Black Excellence was on the menu at Black Chef Table, an upscale dining series highlighting black chefs, featuring ingredients from local African American farms, gardens and food purveyors. We were able to attend the most recent event, hosted at Kulture restaurant in downtown Houston. Kulture owner Marcus Davis and Chef Keisha Griggs created the Black

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The Greasy Spoon Opens New Location in Pearland

Happy New Year! With the new year, comes new restaurant openings and we love to see it. 2 Girls Who Travel were invited to attend a private tasting of The Greasy Spoon’s newest location in Pearland on Friday, just a day ahead of the restaurant’s soft opening to the public. The location offers ample parking

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REVIEW: Thirteen Houston

Recently, we had the pleasure of dining at Thirteen Houston, James Harden’s new restaurant in Midtown. We know you’re itching to know if it lives up to the hype. Read on to see how our experience was! First things first, those pesky reservations. While we’ve heard stories of people being unable to get reservations, we

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Vacation in Jamaica: What We Did, Where We Stayed and What We Ate

“Wha gwan?!” That’s how everyone greeted us in Jamaica and that’s how we’re going to greet you today! We spent four days on this lovely island and we’re ready to tell you all about it — our hotel, what adventures we got into, and of course what we ate. First things first, we’ve done you

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We Traveled to Jamaica in a Pandemic. Here’s What You Should Know.

International travel is back, and we could not be more thrilled! It has been more than a year since 2 Girls Who Travel have hit the road and it is time to get back to what we love โ€“ seeing the world! This trip took us to the beautiful Caribbean island of Jamaica, which happens

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Our Visit to ErmaRose Winery

Wine? Black-owned? In the burbs? Yes, please! We recently visited ErmaRose Winery in Katy, Texas, a popular destination that’s always buzzing with patrons enjoying wine, food, and live music. The owners, mother-daughter duo Andrea and Jennifer Prothow, opened the winery just a little over two years ago and it’s been on our radar for months

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REVIEW: That’s My Dog

Hey, yall! So we finally crawled out from the socially distanced rock we’ve been under … and for good reason. We paid a visit to a black-owned business located in the suburbs outside of Houston. As a Katy resident, Val has passed by this restaurant numerous times and we decided to give it a try

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9 Places to Visit in the U.S. that Honor African Americans

The past few months have been a whirlwind of emotions as America grapples with more black deaths at the hands of police officers and racists. The most recent events – the shooting death of Ahmaud Arbery while he was jogging, the fatal police shooting of Breonna Taylor in her own home, and the murder of

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4 Fun and FREE Things to Do During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Things have surely changed for 2 Girls Who Travel during this Coronavirus pandemic. Today, in fact, we were supposed to be in Cancun, Mexico, lounging on a beach with a refreshing beverage. But during this time, we are no longer traveling (domestic or international), visiting restaurants for our leisurely brunches and happy hours, or even

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Best of Mexico, by City | 2 Girls Who Travel

We recently ran across an article ranking 12 of Mexico’s cities and it was a definite conversation-starter for us. We’re absolute fans of Mexico travel and have visited quite a bit, so we decided to weigh in on our own version by creating this blog post: the best of Mexico, broken down by cities we’ve

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