My Sports Weekend in Fort Worth, Texas

Billy Bob’s Texas

Howdy! If you’re following me on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and/or Periscope (this week’s Travel App of the Week) then you know I was just in Fort Worth, Texas with my buddy Lee Abbamonte. The city of Fort Worth invited us down so we could experience some of what it has to offer—so we could in turn show it off to […]

VIP Tour of Dallas Cowboys Stadium

10 Tour of AT&T Stadium in Arlington Texas 2015-016

Located 17 miles east of downtown Fort Worth and right next door to Globe Life Park (home of the Texas Rangers), is the dazzling $1.2 billion AT&T Stadium (1 AT&T Way, Arlington, Texas 76011; 817-892-4000). It’s the world’s largest domed stadium and not only hosts regular NFL home games for the Dallas Cowboys football team […]

Private Lesson at Jim McLean Golf School

Jim McLean Golf Center-Texas

The Jim McLean Golf Center-Texas (8940 Creek Run Road, Fort Worth, Texas; 8917-303-4370) is regarded as the #1 golf school in the United States and we got an hour lesson from one of their pros. The golf school is set up as one complete and comprehensive program and they have a unique approach to golf. […]

Billy Bob’s Texas

Billy Bob’s Texas Photo Booth

When they told me we were going to the “world’s largest honky-tonk” I was trying to think of ways to get out of it. First of all, I had no idea what a honky-tonk even was. But let me tell you, Billy Bob’s Texas (2520 Rodeo Plaza Fort Worth, TX 76164 817.624.7117 is not […]

Opening Day to See The Texas Rangers at Globe Life Park

Opening Day to See The Texas Rangers Play Houston Astros at Globe Life Park

Globe Life Park (1905 E. Randol Mill Road Arlington, Texas 76011) is home to the American League’s Texas Rangers. The Texas Rangers Baseball Hall of Fame, the retro-style ballpark, is located just 17 miles east of downtown Fort Worth, right next to AT&T Stadium, which is where the Dallas Cowboys play. The 270-acre complex includes […]

Tour and Tasting of Firestone & Robertson Distilling Co.

Tour and Tasting of Firestone & Robertson Distilling

After dropping my bags off in the room, we were off to our first destination, a tour of Firestone & Robertson Distilling Co. (901 W. Vickery, Fort Worth, TX 76104). It’s about a 10-minute drive from the hotel and it’s the only artisanal bourbon distillery in North Texas. The founders, Leonard Firestone and Troy Robertson […]

Omni Fort Worth Hotel

Omni Hotel Fort Worth room

Our gracious hosts put us up at the Omni Fort Worth Hotel, which is arguably one of the nicest hotels in the heart of downtown Fort Worth. It’s right across the street from the Convention Center so it’s a popular business hotel. There are 614 guest rooms so the lobby can get crazy when conventions […]

Trip to Austin, Texas for SXSW 2015

In the TripIt Lounge at SXSW with Brian Kelly and Lee Abbamonte

Greetings from Los Angeles! If you’re following me on Facebook, Instagram and/or Twitter then you know that my wife and I were just in Austin, Texas for SXSW. The good folks at TripIt (the creators of one of my favorite travel apps) brought us down for a meet and greet with tech and travel enthusiasts. […]