Food Trucks, Wall Art & 6th Street – Welcome to Austin

Let’s face it. Austin is fun. It has a lively, hipster artsy vibe. It’s known for its live music and festivals and has even been dubbed the “Live Music Capital of the World.” So we decided to take a quick road trip to our state’s capital (only a 2 ½ hour drive) and see what

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2 Girls Who Travel Visit Detroit – “Comeback City”

Okay, so take any preconceived notions you may have about Detroit … and throw them out the window! Seriously, from the moment we jumped in our Uber from the airport, we learned that Detroit wasn’t playing about their newest nickname, “Comeback City.” During our 30-minute drive to our hotel downtown, our Uber driver Michael shared

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Celebrating Culture at the Houston Black Heritage Festival 2016

2 Girls Who Travel were in great company Saturday afternoon for the 2nd Annual Black Heritage Music and Arts Festival at Discovery Green in Houston. There was literally an entire day and evening full of entertainment, from vendors and food trucks to musical acts such as headliner Monica – you know, the Monica Brown. Founded

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Labor Day Road Trip to Canada

So we’re having a great time in Detroit and Labor Day rolls around. Now some of the places we wanted to visit in Detroit were closed for the holiday – and we knew that already – so we thought it would be a good day for a road trip. The sun was out, the weather

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Soul Food Sunday at Ms. E-Vee’s

You can take the girls out the south, but you can’t take the south out the girls! During our trip to Detroit, we decided that Sunday was officially “soul food Sunday” and we had to find the perfect restaurant for two southern girls who know good soul food. So we took to the internet to

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Maggiano’s Little Italy Grand Opening in Memorial City

Maggiano’s Little Italy is bringing its Italian-American cuisine to Memorial City and we couldn’t be happier. We were on hand hours prior to the restaurant’s grand opening to the general public to sample some delicious appetizers (including a delicious new bruschetta bar), entrees and desserts. The new Memorial restaurant is the third Houston location. The

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Review: Hungry’s on Memorial

This little gem of a restaurant on Memorial had been calling our name for some time. So what better time to try out their Sunday brunch than during Houston Restaurant Weeks? Hungry’s has a parking lot in the back of the restaurant, but there’s also complimentary valet. When we arrived around 12:30, the restaurant was

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3 Days in Mexico City

We’ll admit … we were lured in by the extremely affordable round trip flight prices. Mexico City had no beaches to visit and as the capital city of Mexico, we knew English-speakers would be few and far between. And that didn’t matter. Mexico City was a bustling, beautiful city filled with amazing architecture, a rich

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That Time We Almost Ordered Grasshoppers in Mexico

So we’re in Mexico – Mexico City to be exact – and it’s been awesome. This trip was a little different than some of our more recent ones – we weren’t lured in by the pretty beaches and oceans – there are none. And we also decided to visit a place in which English wasn’t

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2GWT Try Persona Pizza: Gourmet Pizza in Less than 2 Minutes

So what do you do when you want a personalized pizza made with fresh, local ingredients in about two minutes or less? Well, we suggest you try Persona Wood Fired Pizza, which just opened its newest location in Humble on Thursday. Persona Pizza has taken the personalized fast casual pizza concept and franchised it throughout

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