Archive for December, 2018

Paris Gum Factory

Fábrica Paris Gum Marcó un lugar en la Historia

Todo empezó con un pleito callejero entre chiquillos… La historia de la fábrica de goma de mascar Paris empezó cuando el hijo de unos inmigrantes griegos, Andrew Paris llegó a McAllen a principios de los años 40 provenie...
by Luis Suner

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Hand Made in the Rio Grande Valley

As soon as they walk into the store, visitors to Rios of Mercedes Boots are captivated by the smell of leather hides, the harmonious sound of sewing machines, and the kaleidoscope of colors on cowboy boots carefully displayed o...
by Nydia O

Comedor Hostal del Cafe

Your Home Away from Home in the Rainforest of La Huasteca

Xilitla, San Luis Potosi, is a small town high up on the Sierra Gorda’s part of the Huasteca mountain range in the south western part of the state of San Luis Potosi, Mexico. Its remote location has managed to keep the multit...
by Nydia O


Amazon Kingfisher by Sharon Stiteler - Birdchick -

Sheriff Lucio and His Team Making an Impact among Visitors

A great Kudos to Sheriff Lucio, for it is obvious his team knows and appreciates the value of visitors to this area. And kudos to the organizers of the RGV Birding Festival for being so great that many folks come from all over ...
by Nydia O


Burger Fi: The Burgerfication of the Nation

Much hype has been created by patrons to the new Burger Fi restaurant in South Padre Island, and Corporate Kitchen Manager Chris Peden could not be happier.  During a recent interview, Peden gave us a peek into the concept beh...
by Nydia O