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Surf's Up

Catch a waver—er, A glimpse—of Corpus Christi’s new Texas Surf Museum, where hundreds of artifacts narrate the general history of surfing and…

Odessa’s Stonehenge

Here it stands, where anyone walking out of Odessa’s Home Depot can see it across the road: Stonehenge. In West…

Alice

Due west of Corpus Christi, at US 281 and Texas 44, the town of Alice proves an intriguing stop in…

Summer Fun

School’s out for summer! Whether you have kids or not, the calendar practically insists that you take a vacation. So…

Wildflowers

Spring has sprung, you wildflower-lovers out there! Now’s the time to hit the road; you can’t go wrong with all…

Nacogdoches to Texarkana…and All That Lies Between

What defines the perfect road trip? A launching point and a destination, a loose itinerary, plenty of time for detours,…

Waco: Down by the Riverside

I am amazed at how many travelers along Interstate 35 zip right by Waco without partaking of its many wonders.…

Birds, Bees, Flowers, and Trees

Count the days until bluebonnet season! In Washington County, which predictably sports one of the loveliest displays of wildflowers in the state…

Sunrise Exotic Ranch

If it’s unusual you’re looking for, Sunrise Exotic Ranch may be for you. Right about the time that Kaleb, a…

Spirit of the Stone

Once I passed Lake Amistad, northwest of Del Rio, traffic on US 90 thinned out across the spare desert scenery.…

Gliding Above Marfa

Perhaps best known for the contemporary art museum called the Chinati Foundation and for its mysterious Marfa Lights, the tiny…

The MOST, Presenting the Borderland's Past

Edinburg has never been a sleepy little town. In 1908, when it was a tent city called Chapin, where cattle…
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