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Homestyle Eats At Pullman Place Family Restaurant

History tells us how the railroad was key to Westward Expansion. The race to cross the continent is well documented. Afterwards, it was the railroads that moved people and goods around the nation. Pullman Place Family Restaurant honors this important mode of transportation by including railroad memorabilia in its decor. [...]

By |February 22nd, 2019|Categories: Central US, Kansas City Vicinity, Leavenworth|2 Comments

Focusing On The Food At The Tomato Head

Businesses evolve over time, but the idea of good eats must remain a mainstay for them to be sustainable. The Tomato Head, in downtown Knoxville, is an example of a business that has embraced change. Located in the Market Square, this place is focusing on the food, and offers guests a [...]

By |February 20th, 2019|Categories: Eastern US, Knoxville, Tennessee|2 Comments

Life During Westward Expansion – New Orleans 1850 House

During our last trip to New Orleans, we made sure to set aside time to experience some of the historical sites in the French Quarter. The 1850 House is one of five museums organized by the Louisiana State Museum organization, in the Crescent City. While this attraction isn't a specific [...]

By |February 18th, 2019|Categories: Central US, Louisiana, New Orleans|0 Comments

Frontier Army Museum – Discovering Our Past

It amazes us when we visit a site that we have been so close to, for many years, but have never explored. The Frontier Army Museum, at Fort Leavenworth, is a prime example. Oh, we've been to Leavenworth plenty of times, and even quite a few on the Fort Leavenworth [...]

By |February 15th, 2019|Categories: Central US, Kansas City Vicinity, Leavenworth|4 Comments

East Tennessee History Museum -The Appalachian Connection

Understanding the background of the people in a region helps us to better connect with the residents we meet during our trips. To get this information, we find that a visit to the local history museum is a great start. The East Tennessee History Center is located in downtown Knoxville. [...]

By |February 13th, 2019|Categories: Eastern US, Knoxville, Tennessee|6 Comments

Gumbo Shop – New Orleans Dining Tradition

New Orleans exudes history, which can be found around almost every corner. A visit to the French Quarter opens up a new realm of ages old buildings filled with unexpected treasures. The Gumbo Shop is one of those locations that has stories to tell, if you just take the time [...]

By |February 11th, 2019|Categories: Central US, Louisiana, New Orleans|0 Comments
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