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Great Travel Ideas from Dallas to Central Texas

Just a few hour’s drive from the Dallas Fort Worth area, and heading south on the i-35 towards Austin, via Waco, Temple, and then again to San Antonio is what we call Central Texas, an area of Texas full of an abundance of entertainment, eating experiences and fun to be had for the whole family

32 Absolute Best Places to Eat, Shop & Things to Do in Waco, Texas

You don’t need to do any research, because we have a full itinerary of ideas for you with places to eat, things to do, fun museums, places to see, and places to shop till you drop!

Where to stay on a Weekend Trip to Austin, Texas

Austin is a literal must-visit, as the State’s capitol sits alongside 6th Street, and Texas’ Live music comes alive day and night. See the bats, enjoy tons of fun things to do, and get our picks on where to stay, for a central location for the weekend in Austin, Texas.

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The Best Insider’s Guide to Kalahari Resort – Round Rock Texas

Take the kids for a special treat getaway to the Kalahari Resort in Round Rock, Central Texas! This ultimate vacation spot has one of the best water parks we can imagine for kids of all ages. Get our insider tips on how to make the most of your vacation.

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5 Unique AirBnB Alternative Rentals in the Hill Country

And if a large hotel isn’t your style, or you’re looking for a home away from home with a kitchen and refrigerator, why not look for an unusual or quirky Airbnb rental around the Hill Country area?

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25 Best Things to Do in San Antonio (TX)

A jewel of a city in Central Texas, San Antonio is so much more than The Alamo! The historic sites are definitely great places to visit, along with the Riverwalk. We have the 25 best things to do in San Antonio, TX.


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    Hi, I’m Abbie, super mom, and busy-bee who moved to Plano from London, England with my husband and 2 kids, Jesse and Lucy, in the Summer of 2013. Plano Moms was my lifeline when I arrived as I didn’t know anyone or anything about my new city that I now called home. When I’m not being a Plano Mom or being a taxi service to my kids, working out, cooking and reading (when I find the time!)

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