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8 Amazing Things to Do in Havana, Cuba | 2 Girls Who Travel

Cuba is a beautiful Caribbean island that makes you want to unplug (you almost don’t have a choice) and soak it all up. And its capital city of Havana has a lot to offer. On our recent trip, we got to spend five wonderful days exploring Havana, Cuba. And let us tell you, it’s so

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Tips for U.S. Residents Traveling to Cuba

Hello, good people! We just recently touched back down in Houston after a much-needed vacation to the beautiful Caribbean country of Cuba. *deep heavy sigh* We really enjoyed our trip and upon our return, we wanted to share a few things we’re sure our fellow U.S. travelers will appreciate knowing before traveling to Cuba. If

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REVIEW: Krab Queenz in Houston

So in case you’ve been living under a rock and haven’t heard of Krab Queenz, allow us to enlighten you. Instagram comedian/influencer turned actor Kwaylon Rogers (or “Titi” as many know him by) is a partner in Krab Queenz Houston. The restaurant originated in Baton Rouge, but Rogers, a Houston native who currently lives in

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Houston Black Restaurant Week Back for its Fourth Year

It’s that time of year… For two weeks, Houston will celebrate the influences black people have on its food scene. Houston Black Restaurant Week is a two-week long event that celebrates the flavors of African American, African and Caribbean cuisines. This year, it runs from April 14 through April 28. Throughout the two weeks, you

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The Secret Really is in the Bag with C.J.’s Southern Seasonings

Can you keep a secret? We just found the best fish fry seasoning and mesquite rub. C.J.’s Southern Seasonings is the perfect blend of herbs and spices to make any fish fry, BBQ or Sunday dinner a showstopper. The breading is an array of uniquely-blended spices which lightly coats your fish and delivers a lasting

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Houston Gets Ready for the Southern Fried Chicken Festival

Houston, are you ready for a super fun festival? How about a fried chicken festival? Yes, it does exist! The Southern Fried Chicken Festival is back for its second year of celebrating Houston’s number one consumed fried dish! Some of Houston’s most talented chefs, including Chef Sherwin LaDay and Chef Shakti Baum, will showcase their

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REVIEW: Poitin

Hello beautiful people. So there’s this restaurant that we’ve visited several times, but never got around to blogging about it. Shame on us. Let’s fix that. If you’ve yet to see, hear about or dine at Poitin, play close attention. Located in Sawyer Yards, Poitin has about 10,000 square feet of inside and outside space

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REVIEW: Brunch at a’Bouzy

It’s been a minute since we sat down for a good brunch, you know the kind – complete with lots of mimosas and good conversation… Well we decided to change that this past Sunday by visiting a restaurant we’ve heard a lot of buzz about recently – a’Bouzy. It’s a super cute eatery located in

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2 Girls Who Travel Visit The Dorseys’ Black Art in America Collection

2 Girls Who Travel had the pleasure of attending the opening of The Dorseys’ Black Art in America Collection at the Houston Museum of African American Culture (HMAAC). From current artists like Delita Martin to departed legends like Elizabeth Catlett, the collection has an array of artwork, sculptures and mixed media pieces that speak to

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The 2019 Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo feat. Cardi B

It’s rodeo time again! Break out the cowboy hats and boots! We are so here for it. The concerts, the food (turkey legs, funnel cakes and deep-fried everything), and the carnival make this the ultimate party with a purpose. Since its inception in 1932, the Rodeo has committed more than $475 million to the youth

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