Neighborhood: The Cedars

Just 5 minutes by car and 20 minutes by foot, the Cedars is another neighborhood phoenix. Although it’s been healthily populated for the last decade by businesses, recording studios, dive-bars, musicians and artists, in the last 2 years, more single-family housing, lofts and all the amenities that go with those things have found their way into the…

Museums: Art, Science & History

Like you’ll hear us say a lot, we have THE largest contiguous arts districts in the country. Also, THE largest collection of Art Deco architecture in the world. And museums. Lots of museums. Here are some of them.

Luxury Shopping

Travel Channel notes that shopping in Dallas can be an extreme sport. We’re not sure what that means, but we’re both proud and ashamed of our love for shopping here. From being home to Neiman Marcus’s flagship store on Main St. (right down the street from the Westin) to the nation’s first shopping center at…

Tattoos

Want to leave Dallas with a souvenir you can keep forever? 

Vintage + Thrift

They say you can learn a lot about a city’s personality by it’s thrift and vintage selection. Check out some of our local favorites for finding hidden treasures.

Neighborhood: Deep Ellum Expo Park

Deep Ellum and Expo Park are two neighborhoods to the east of downtown Dallas, with an attitude and bravado unlike the areas right around it. It’s one of the oldest night-life-geared neighborhoods, and like much of America, went through a slump right after 9-11, and most recently has seen itself revitalized into another lively neighborhood…

Neighborhood: North Oak Cliff

Oak Cliff is actually more than a neighborhood. It’s more like an area. It’s like Dallas’s version of Brooklyn, similarly right across the two big Calatrava bridges you see to the west of downtown. Once the chill-but-culturally-rich area that was largely undiscovered and unventured bc of its “shady” surroundings, North Oak Cliff has some of the trendiest…

Neighborhood Guide: Downtown Dallas

Downtown Dallas has gone from a healthy business-district that turned into a ghost-town after 6pm weekdays and weekends into a lively live-work-walk-shop-eat-drink neighborhood at all times of the day.

Neighborhood: Dallas Arts District, Downtown

Love the arts? — Well, 18 minutes north of Main St happens to hold the largest contiguous Arts District in the country.  The Dallas Arts District 18 min walk / 6 min drive