Category: Houston

Highlighting Houston Black-Owned Restaurants for Black History Month

Happy Black History Month! This post will be short and sweet, but won’t skimp on spotlighting some of the amazing food coming out of good ole Houston — and of course, we’ll be focusing on black-owned restaurants. Tis the season! And here’s a little tip for you Houstonians: Houston Black Restaurant Week is a great

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2 Girls Who Travel Visit the #AFAMExperience

2 Girls Who Travel were invited to the African American Interactive Experience Pop-up and we had a ball! It was a total mood, filled with cool people, great food by Chef Sherwin LaDay, and great vibes. This super cute house – the Booked Design Space – in the Montrose neighborhood is definitely an experience where

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REVIEW: Happy Hour at International Smoke

It’s arguably the best hour of the day – you know what we’re talking about: HAPPY HOUR! International Smoke, the brainchild of Ayesha Curry (NBA star Steph Curry’s wife if you’ve been living under a rock) and Chef Michael Mina, had caught our attention ever since the opening of its Houston location this summer. So

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2 Girls Who Travel’s Favorite Instagram Friends

Happy Holidays! 2 Girls Who Travel love this time of year – the weather, holiday decorations, vacations, delicious food and of course holiday parties with family and friends. Because it is the season of giving, we want to give our readers a gift. So we decided to share some of our favorite Instagram friends with

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Neyow’s Creole Cafe Comes to Houston

If we told you we never tired of Louisiana food, would you believe us? You should. Because when we hear about a new restaurant coming to Houston with Louisiana influences, we get very excited! Sooooo….we were amped for the arrival of New Orleans’ own Neyow’s Creole Cafe, known for its crawfish balls and Bow Wow

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Tasting at the Turkey Leg Hut

It’s not quite Thanksgiving, but we got turkey on the brain. Turkey legs, that is! Last week we visited famed restaurant and hot spot Turkey Leg Hut with some fellow Houston bloggers. Everybody goes to this joint for the most delicious stuffed turkey legs. You’ve probably seen some of your faves on Instagram at the

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2 Girls Who Travel Support Women’s Wellness and Fitness Day for Breast Cancer Awareness

Did you know that breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer among black women? Further, statistics from breastcancer.org show that black women are 20 to 40 percent more likely to die from breast cancer than their white counterparts. October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual health campaign to increase awareness of the disease.

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RBRM Tour 2018 Stops in Houston

Like thousands of others, we watched “The Bobby Brown Story,” which was co-produced by Bobby Brown and aired in September on BET. Since then, we’ve been counting down the days for this Ronnie, Bobby, Ricky and Mike (RBRM) reunion tour stop in Houston. In case you aren’t aware, RBRM is essentially the members of Bell

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2018 MPAC Film Festival features GRAMMY-Nominated Marsha Ambrosius

2 Girls Who Travel love the arts and definitely support the arts. When we heard the Mack Performing Arts Collective (MPAC), a 501(c)(3) arts organization, announced their MPAC Film Festival fall lineup, we were stoked. The biannual festival’s last special guest was actress Kim Fields and for this upcoming festival Grammy Award-nominated singer, songwriter and

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