Category: Houston

Review: Harold’s Restaurant & Tap Room

Sunday brunch just always sounds like a good idea … and 2 Girls Who Travel had been itching to try the popular restaurant Harold’s in the Heights for a few weeks now. Surprisingly, the restaurant (located on the second floor of the building) wasn’t too crowded for an early Sunday afternoon. Actually, that was quite

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Ring in the 4th: Some of the Best Fireworks Display in Houston

Happy 4th of July to our U.S. readers!! If you’re like us, you’re enjoying the holiday eating some good BBQ, having a refreshing adult beverage or two or enjoying a wonderful fireworks display. With us being from small towns, we’re used to shooting off our own fireworks, but sometimes, it’s good to just kick back

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Food Tasting at Famed Brennan’s of Houston

2 Girls Who Travel attended the Houston Food Blogger Collective members-only event this past week at upscale Brennan’s of Houston and the best way to sum up our experience was as a labor of love … they labored and we loved it! Known for its New-Orleans-style ambiance, Brennan’s of Houston has been serving up Creole

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The Musicians’ Wives Launch Party

2 Girls Who Travel had the opportunity to cover the red carpet for the launch party of The Musicians’ Wives Saturday night in Houston. You know you’re official when the mayor of Houston makes the proclamation that May 28 is Musicians’ Wives Day! These six beautiful women (founder Brandi Jackson, Diane Tribitt, Greta Williams, Shelia

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REVIEW: Another Broken Egg Café

We decided to visit Another Broken Egg Café’s new Pearland location for Sunday brunch. We tried to make reservations, but they don’t accept them on weekends. However, the gentleman over the phone said our wait shouldn’t be longer than about 10 to 15 minutes. So imagine our shock when we arrived Sunday at 11:30am to

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2 Girls Who Travel Visit the Texas Black Expo

This weekend, 2 Girls Who Travel were on hand at the Texas Black Expo, the state’s largest African American trade show, to give away our travel prize package, attend Dr. Dawn’s entertaining and enlightening Love 101 panel and of course visit and network with other like-minded business professionals. It was a great time! There were

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REVIEW: Esther’s Cajun Café and Soul Food

Sunday, April 3, kicked off the inaugural Black Restaurant Week in Houston and of course 2 Girls Who Travel had to partake. So we decided on Esther’s Cajun Café & Soul Food, a restaurant we’d never visited before, but heard good things about. Located in north Houston just outside of 610, Esther’s serves up Cajun

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Great Places to Eat in Houston

One of our absolute favorite things about this diverse city is the amazing food options. Seriously, people move to Houston and mysteriously start gaining weight. As you know, 2 Girls Who Travel are avid foodies, so we thought we’d share a few good spots to grab a bite or two to eat. By no means,

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Girls Weekend: Staycation Done Right

While the holiday season gives us good vibes all over, there is also a certain level of stress (holiday shopping, end of the year wrap-up at work and a million and one holiday parties to attend) that comes along with it. Often, there isn’t enough time for a full vacation and sometimes a vacation just

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