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Join Mary, The Curious Cowgirl, as she shares great Travel Tips and Information...and a little bit of chit chat about what she finds interesting in life!

The Curious Cowgirl Podcast Mary Meier-Evans

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Join Mary, The Curious Cowgirl, as she shares great Travel Tips and Information...and a little bit of chit chat about what she finds interesting in life!

    France Travel in 2021

    France Travel in 2021

    At the time of this Podcast Recording, it's September 2021.  And I've noticed an uptick in interest in Blog Posts and Podcast Recordings about visiting Europe.  

    Many Americans are traveling to Europe, and France is a very popular destination.  My favorite Travel Agent, Melanie Lake, is just back from a trip to France, and she's my guest today.

    If you'd like to reach out to Melanie Lake, her cell phone is 214-213-3638.  Her email is melanie@sherrylanetravel.com

    If you are interested in reading some of my most popular Blog Posts about Visiting Paris, here are some of my favorites:


    The Best Paris MuseumsHow to Explore the Famous Paris PassagesHow to Experience the Les Puces Flea MarketHow to Ride the Paris Metro System


    Hi!  I'm Mary, The Curious Cowgirl.

    I'm a Texas Based Travel Blogger, focused on Empty Nester Travel throughout the United States and Europe.

    Thanks so much for tuning into my Podcast!

    You also might enjoy checking out my Travel Blog, The Curious Cowgirl!  

    Be sure and check back often, as there's ALWAYS a great travel tale to be told, here at The Curious Cowgirl!

    • 42 min
    Planning the Perfect Trip to NYC...with Kids!

    Planning the Perfect Trip to NYC...with Kids!

    What are the Best Things to Do with Young Kids in NYC?  Here are my tips for creating a memorable and stress-free vacation!

    One of the most frequently asked questions I receive is what to do with younger kids in New York.  And by younger, I'm referring to the 12 and younger set.  

    This episode has  all my tips and recommendations.  

    If you'd like to read about my recommendations in more detail, below are the Blog Posts I reference in the Podcast.


    The Best Kid-Friendly Museums in New York CityHow to Ride the New York SubwayThe Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade:  Tips for Families"Hamilton" Sites Around NYCMovies Set in NYC17 NYC Museums How to Visit The Statue of LibertyMy NYC Restaurant Guide
    And, worth mentioning.....NYC is ever-changing in terms of Corona Virus closures and regulations.  So be sure to call ahead, or check web sites for the latest information, so ensure a smooth and FUN trip for everyone!



    Hi!  I'm Mary, The Curious Cowgirl.

    I'm a Texas Based Travel Blogger, focused on Empty Nester Travel throughout the United States and Europe.

    Thanks so much for tuning into my Podcast!

    You also might enjoy checking out my Travel Blog, The Curious Cowgirl!  

    Be sure and check back often, as there's ALWAYS a great travel tale to be told, here at The Curious Cowgirl!

    • 30 min
    Round Top vs. Brimfield: Which Flea Market is Better?

    Round Top vs. Brimfield: Which Flea Market is Better?

    It's the Great Flea Market Debate.  Which is better?  Round Top, Texas or Brimfield, Massachusetts?

    I've got my opinions...and tips for attending both!


    Episode Resources:
    Brimfield Show Information:  https://brimfieldantiquefleamarket.com/Brimfield Show Information:  https://thecuriouscowgirl.com/united-states-travel/brimfield-antique-flea-market/Round Top Information:  https://www.exploreroundtop.com/antiques/More Round Top Information:  https://www.roundtoptexasantiques.com/show-datesRound Top Show and Fields Information:  https://antiqueweekend.com/shows/carmine-la-bahia-burton/Rolling Shopping Cart and Shopping Cart Liner
    *I am an affiliate for Amazon.  Any purchase you make will earn me a small commission, but will not effect your price.  Thank you!


    Hi!  I'm Mary, The Curious Cowgirl.

    I'm a Texas Based Travel Blogger, focused on Empty Nester Travel throughout the United States and Europe.

    Thanks so much for tuning into my Podcast!

    You also might enjoy checking out my Travel Blog, The Curious Cowgirl!  

    Be sure and check back often, as there's ALWAYS a great travel tale to be told, here at The Curious Cowgirl!

    • 28 min
    Tips for Multigenerational Travel

    Tips for Multigenerational Travel

    Join me and Cathy Lawdanski, author of the My Side of 50 Blog, as she shares 5 Tips for Multigenerational Travel that will ensure  EVERYONE in your family has a great time AND wants to do it again!


    Link to Cathy's Blog Post on Multigenerational Vacations, click here.To Subscribe to Her Blog, click here.Instagram @mysideof50Facebook @mysideof50
    Hi!  I'm Mary, The Curious Cowgirl.

    I'm a Texas Based Travel Blogger, focused on Empty Nester Travel throughout the United States and Europe.

    Thanks so much for tuning into my Podcast!

    You also might enjoy checking out my Travel Blog, The Curious Cowgirl!  

    Be sure and check back often, as there's ALWAYS a great travel tale to be told, here at The Curious Cowgirl!

    • 29 min
    How to Walk Boston's Freedom Trail

    How to Walk Boston's Freedom Trail

    Many first-time visitors to Boston wonder how to follow the Freedom Trail.  Where does the Freedom Trail Start?  What is the best Freedom Trail Walking Tour?  Here are my recommendations.



    To read the Full Blog Post on How to Walk Boston's Freedom Trail, click here.




    Hi!  I'm Mary, The Curious Cowgirl.

    I'm a Texas Based Travel Blogger, focused on Empty Nester Travel throughout the United States and Europe.

    Thanks so much for tuning into my Podcast!

    You also might enjoy checking out my Travel Blog, The Curious Cowgirl!  

    Be sure and check back often, as there's ALWAYS a great travel tale to be told, here at The Curious Cowgirl!

    • 24 min
    The Blackbelt Region of Alabama

    The Blackbelt Region of Alabama

    Friends, I can promise you, after a trip to the Black Belt Region of Alabama, you’ll be humming “Sweet Home Alabama” on repeat.  Will and I were flattered to be invited to explore this fascinating area in Alabama.  All the ingredients of a fantastic Road Trip were included:  Amazing Food, Lovely Historic Homes, Important American History, and the absolute nicest people you could ever hope to meet!
    From Montgomery to Selma.  Camden to Livingston.  Come take a Road Trip to Alabama with me!


    To read the Full Blog Post on the Blackbelt Region of Alabama, click here.To receive information about my upcoming Needlepoint Retreats, please email me at marythecuriouscowgirl@gmail.com


    Hi!  I'm Mary, The Curious Cowgirl.

    I'm a Texas Based Travel Blogger, focused on Empty Nester Travel throughout the United States and Europe.

    Thanks so much for tuning into my Podcast!

    You also might enjoy checking out my Travel Blog, The Curious Cowgirl!  

    Be sure and check back often, as there's ALWAYS a great travel tale to be told, here at The Curious Cowgirl!

    • 41 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
11 Ratings

11 Ratings

Pictureannah ,

Survey says

Mary- loves this podcast. Love listening to you while I needlepoint. I would love to know more about traveling in and around Texas, and also the states touching Texas. Trips that are a car ride away and I can get to by car.

lwest63 ,

Great!!

Mary, love listening to all your great tips and fun information! Keep it going!!

Rea122 ,

Hot Springs

Mary I’m loving your podcast! I just listened to the one on Hot Springs. I’ve been there so many times to spend the night before camp pick up but now I’m excited to go back to go to the Baths. Thanks so much for all the details and information!!

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