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Harry Potter Studio Tour

The Cupcake and I have been listening to Harry Potter audio books read by Jim Dale lately. His mastery of impressions and artful presentation has completely changed our outlook on driving absolutely anywhere. Instead of dreading the 40…

Touring Downton Abbey

The premier of season 6 of Downton Abbey aired in the US last night. I won’t give away any spoilers, but it certainly moved the stories along in the sweetest and most fulfilling way. If only Masterpiece: Downton Abbey Season 6"…

Vonlane to Austin Travel Review

Hey Texas. I know you love your Southwest Airlines for short-run cheap airfares. Getting from Dallas to Austin is just a 50 minute flight. Plus, check-in. And security. And boarding. And unboarding. Now that 50 minute flight is close to…

6 tips for visiting Cadillac Ranch

Anyone who’s driven through west Texas via Amarillo, likely knows of the infamous Cadillac Ranch. Built in 1974 on the historic Route 66, as a public tribute to the evolution of the Cadillac tail fin, these 10 Cadillac’s were…

Perots Geaux: Breckenridge Colorado

Our Spring Break adventure, started in a GMC Acadia with no real schedule. We headed to Colorado and after a few days in Littleton and a day trip to Estes Park, we were bitten by wanderlust to check out another of Colorado’s mountain towns.…

Texas-Tulips is “Arboretum-lite”

I’m calling it the cliff notes version of an Arboretum day trip. Okay so really, it doesn’t compare to acres and acres of gorgeous blooming flowers that is our landmark Dallas Arboretum and Garden, but when you have a short amount of…

Perots Geaux: Estes Park, Colorado

For Chez Perot, no trip to Colorado is complete without a day or more in Estes Park. A long time favorite for us in both summertime and winter, I have lost count of the number of visits I have under my belt but I do know that it’s not…

Perots Geaux: Arrowhead Golf Club

Spring Break 2015. Armed with a luxurious GMC Acadia Denali, complete with all the newest features and compliments of @DistrictDrive, Chez Perot packed our bags and we headed west with schedule unknown. With a week on the clock and…

Sheffield Oasis: Whitley Hall Hotel

If I ever tell you that I’m going off the grid and I have a passport hidden behind my back, there’s a pretty good chance that I may be on my way to the Whitley Hall Hotel in Sheffield, England. I know, you think… not the beach? Not…
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