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By Bob | Travel stories and articles from The Traveling Fool website

40 places to see in Texas besides the Alamo

While the number one tourist attraction in Texas is The Alamo, there are a lot of other places that you may have never heard of. You might know of …

Texas

What You Need to Know About Street Photography

You have seen them and maybe even taken them or wanted to. I am talking about what is commonly called street photography. Those great photos that …

Street Photography

Historic Hotels in Texas

Texas has a wealth of historic hotels and travelers are increasingly seeking out such accommodations when on the road. Staying at historic hotels is …

Enter The Ultimate Dreamlife Contest

Have you ever dreamed of owning your own business and living in place where others only dream of traveling to? Well what if I told you it could be a …

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Win Tickets to the 2017 Dallas Travel and Adventure Show

The Dallas Travel and Adventure Show is almost upon us. For the sixth year in a row one of the largest travel shows in the US is returning and this …

You Have Heard Of The Alamo But What About Goliad?

Everybody remembers The Alamo but few outside of Texas know about Goliad. Some might say that Goliad had as much or more to do with the fight for …

Texas

So, You Want To Be A Travel Blogger

So, you want to be a travel blogger huh? I can understand why. Traveling the world and sipping cocktails on the beach while posting your latest …

6 American Castles Where You Can Spend The Night

When you think about European Castles, the thought of gallant knights and days chivalry come to mind but did you know there are American castles …

It’s Better in the Bahamas on Green Turtle Cay

As the northernmost Cay in the Abacos, Green Turtle Cay is a magical place. Miles of beautiful beaches and gorgeous turquoise water await you at …

Explore Fort Scratchley, a Historical Treasure in Newcastle

Newcastle is a small, coastal city, located two hours north of Sydney. One of the areas true historical treasures is Fort Scratchley. Once known as …

Military History

Funny Signs Found Around the World

Sometimes when you are traveling around you come across strange, confusing or funny signs. Sometimes this is due to a bad language translation but …

Travel

It's All About the Memories at the Air Terminal Museum

Sitting on a nondescript side street across the runways of Hobby Airport is the 1940’s Air Terminal Museum in Houston Texas. Visiting this museum …

Aviation

The Best Way To Protect Yourself On Your Road Trip

Road trips can be a lot of fun. They can also be a real hassle if something goes wrong. There is a whole list of things you can do to protect …

Ladies Lords and Knights. A day at the Texas Renaissance Festival

Although I have heard about them I had never been to a Renaissance Festival until recently. Although somewhat intrigued I was just never interested …

Festivals

The Suicidal Primates of Bohol

On the Island of Bohol in the Philippines lives one of the most interesting primates in the world.The Tarsier is a small primate measuring only 3-6 …

Possibly the Best Travel Jacket Ever

You don’t have to be a travel writer to appreciate a good travel jacket. While it is true that travel writers and bloggers carry a lot of things with …

Holiday Travel Tips

For those planning on flying during the holidays, my sincere sympathies. There is nothing worse than trying to navigate the long lines, TSA security …

The Ultimate List Of The Best Jobs For Travel

I always see the same old boring list of the best jobs for travel. Every month or so, someone is telling you about the best jobs for traveling the …

If You Want To Really experience Louisiana You Need to Go Here

When I was invited to attend a press trip to experience Louisiana courtesy of North Louisiana and Natchitoches Convention and Visitors Bureau’s, …

5 Things You Need To Know Before You Visit Shreveport Louisiana

New Orleans might be the first thing you think of when visiting Louisiana but I discovered 5 reasons why you should visit Shreveport, located in the …

New Orleans

Traveling To Houston? Here's What You Need To Know

Are you planning on traveling to Houston Texas? If so here are some things you should know. Houston may not be the first place you think of when it …

Houston

I'm From Texas, What Country Are You From?

Howdy, I’m from Texas. More than one Texan has spoken those words.<p>When people travel, especially internationally, they usually get asked “<b>Where are</b> …

How Dangerous Is The Country You Are Traveling To?

How dangerous is travel to foreign countries? Traveling to a foreign country can be exotic, adventurous and even life changing for some. Sometimes …

Travel

Travel Tips to Survive a Travel Emergency

All types of emergencies can happen while traveling.<p>For some people traveling in a foreign country is routine while for others it is a once in a …

10 Rules for Travel

<b>If I came into your home and complained that the food was terrible, the place is not that nice and you aren’t very bright, then you would throw me</b> …

20 Things I Have Learned While Traveling

• Pack smart and only take what you need. Then unpack 20% of that.<p>Expect things to go wrong because they will. Delayed flights, cancelled flights, bad …

A First-Timer's Guide to Cancun

<b>First-time visitors to Cancun are often so overwhelmed by the sights, sounds, and food that they don’t have the opportunity to explore as much of the</b> …

Out Of The Way Places That You Might Not Have Heard Of

At some point a lot of travelers decide it is time to break away from the tourist havens and find the out of the way places.<p>Depending on where that …