Hamilton Pool Preserve in Austin, Texas
Austin | State Parks

A Visit to Hamilton Pool Preserve

Just a short drive from Austin is the hidden gem, Hamilton Pool Preserve. An escape for those who love nature, Hamilton Pool offers hiking, swimming and some great exploring with the family. If you’re planning to visit Hamilton Pool Preserve know that you must make a reservation online BEFORE heading to the park. You can’t […]

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Visiting the Cathedral of Junk in Austin, Texas
Austin | Family Trips

Visiting the Cathedral of Junk in Austin

Tucked away in a residential section of Austin, Texas is an artistic treasure that adults and kids will love to visit. The Cathedral of Junk is the creation of Austin resident, Vince, who loves to collect and has amassed a colossal creation right in his backyard. Before you plan your visit, there are a few […]

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Blue Bell Ice Cream factory tour and tasting in Brenham, Texas
Austin | Houston

Blue Bell Ice Cream Factory Tour and Tasting

Located about half way between Houston and Austin sits the Blue Bell Ice Cream factory. On our recent spring break trip we thought it would be the perfect pit stop as we made our way across the state. The Blue Bell Creamery factory in Brenham is a little off the beaten path, so I wouldn’t […]

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