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Sightseeing With A Teenager In San Francisco? Travel Betty Offers Some Tips

September 7th, 2007 · 9 Comments

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Thanks for visiting!My totally awesome 19 year old nephew was in town this past Labor Day weekend from North Carolina. To be honest, I didn’t know if he’d even want to come out to San Francisco. He’s a country boy and a [...]

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Tags: California · Food and Drink · Music · Northern California · USA

Travel Betty 30-Second Vacation: Mike Hood At Lafitte’s Blacksmith Shop

August 22nd, 2007 · No Comments

Drag a bar stool up to the piano and soak in the atmosphere of the oldest building in the French Quarter. It’s been standing since around 1772. And with Mike Hood on the keys you’re be sure to remain entertained until well past when you fall off said stool. Travel Betty Basics Lafitte’s Blacksmith Shop [...]

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Tags: 30-Second Vacations · Food and Drink · Music · New Orleans · USA

Don’t Miss Seeing A Show At Preservation Hall In New Orleans

August 21st, 2007 · 1 Comment

For some dumb reason, last time I was in New Orleans, I passed up the chance to see a show at Preservation Hall. I don’t think I understood the concept. I guess I thought it was a venue for current rock bands or something. Anyway, it just so happened that last night right after our [...]

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Tags: Music · New Orleans · Pop Culture · USA

Travel Betty’s iTunes iMix: Egypt

July 10th, 2007 · No Comments

Looking for an aural experience to transport you back to the land of time before time? Travel Betty’s Egyptian Soundtrack Here’s my iTunes iMix of traditional Egyptian music, Nubian music, music I listened to while in Egypt, music Travel Boyfriend and I joked about on our trip and funky electronic and dance music with an [...]

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Tags: Egypt · Music · Pop Culture

Travel Betty’s 30-Second Vacation: Rababa Concert In Luxor, Egypt

July 4th, 2007 · 1 Comment

We came upon this gentleman playing his rababa for us outside the temple of Medinet Habu in Luxor, Egypt. Go ahead and enjoy half a minute of his musical stylings. You just might feel compelled to give him some baksheesh. Orbitz: Don’t you deserve a little TLC when you travel?

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Tags: 30-Second Vacations · Egypt · Music