We thought the long Labor Day weekend would be a nice time to visit Fort Martin Scott, which is located in my hometown of Fredericksburg, Texas. Along with the Old Tunnel State Park and the Exotic Resort Zoo, this is another local attraction that took me years to visit.
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On a business trip to Baker City, Oregon, a sign on the side of the road caught my eye. It said: Oregon Trail Interpretive Center. The Oregon Trail brings many things to mind – pioneers, adventure, danger…an immensely popular video game played by thousands of school-aged children from the mid-1980s – mid-2000s…Yes, this included me! […]
If you are spending time in Fredericksburg, Texas – especially around this time of year with Halloween right around the corner – you must visit the Old Tunnel State Park. The abandoned train tunnel houses over 3 million….yes, I said million, Mexican free-tailed bats as well as 3 thousand Cave Myotis bats. From May to […]
One of the many highlights of Killarney is Muckross House and its accompanying sights. The gorgeous Muckross House is a sixty five room mansion that defines opulence in the 1840s…and today for that matter. With its meticulously manicured gardens and lush, green fields of grass, Muckross House is truly a jewel in Killarney.