Ship Island Mississippi – history, beaches, national park status
Ship Island Mississippi – history, beaches, national park status

Ship Island Mississippi – history, beaches, national park status

Gulf Islands National Seashore encompasses a number of barrier islands that protect the coastline along Florida and Mississippi from the furies of the Gulf of Mexico. My visit was to West Ship Island off of the coast of Gulfport, MS. There’s…

Little Rock Restaurant Celebrates Original Southern Culture
Little Rock Restaurant Celebrates Original Southern Culture

Little Rock Restaurant Celebrates Original Southern Culture

South on Main is a fun and unusual southern restaurant in Little Rock Arkansas‘ SoMa neighborhood. It’s one of those old neighborhoods that experiences new life in many cities thanks to the arts and some hard-working entrepreneurs and independent restaurants.…

Four of our Favorite Travel Destinations in Colorado
Four of our Favorite Travel Destinations in Colorado

Four of our Favorite Travel Destinations in Colorado

The beautiful state of Colorado is a favorite travel destination for many people – families, nature lovers, adventure junkies, historians, artists and well, just about anyone can find something they love in Colorado. We’ve traveled there so often I can’t…

Where to Find Great Biscochitos, the New Mexico State Cookie
Where to Find Great Biscochitos, the New Mexico State Cookie

Where to Find Great Biscochitos, the New Mexico State Cookie

Always in search of a good cookie, I was delighted to learn about the biscochito during a visit to Albuquerque. It’s the official state cookie of New Mexico. This post contains affiliate links, which means we may receive a small…

Swiss Souvenirs From an American Girl in Champex Switzerland
Swiss Souvenirs From an American Girl in Champex Switzerland

Swiss Souvenirs From an American Girl in Champex Switzerland

Switzerland is one of our favorite destinations, as you might be able to tell from the many mojotraveler posts about the Alpine nation. On our last trip, we discovered the darling community of Champex. This post contains affiliate links and…

The Frozen Custard Capital of the World – Milwaukee Wisconsin
The Frozen Custard Capital of the World – Milwaukee Wisconsin

The Frozen Custard Capital of the World – Milwaukee Wisconsin

When you think of Milwaukee Wisconsin, most people think of beer. It’s the home of great old names like Pabst, Schlitz and Hamm’s. These, along with Miller and Blatz, all date to the mid-1800s and have employed generations of Milwaukeeans.…

A Spring Garden Tour in Louisiana’s Biedenharn Garden & Museum
A Spring Garden Tour in Louisiana’s Biedenharn Garden & Museum

A Spring Garden Tour in Louisiana’s Biedenharn Garden & Museum

For a big burst of Mother Nature’s color, whatever the season, book a trip to West Monroe Louisiana and a wonderful place called the Biedenharn Museum & Gardens. Spring is especially lovely with nearly 5,000 tulips. But the collection of…