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Spring Road Trips: Scenic Drives, the Gulf Coast, Big Bend, and the ‘Eiffel Tower’ Await

Spring Road Trips: Scenic Drives, the Gulf Coast, Big Bend, and the ‘Eiffel Tower’ Await

…the car, buckle up, and get ready for these fun spring drives. Subscribe to Texas Highways Whooping cranes at Aransas…

Find Dinosaur Tracks and Ax-Throwing on a Weekend Getaway to Glen Rose

Find Dinosaur Tracks and Ax-Throwing on a Weekend Getaway to Glen Rose

…mountain zebra, American bison, and giraffes. If driving your own car, tickets cost $24.95 for adults and $19.95 for children…

Bobby Byrd of Cinco Puntos Press Is a Poet and Everyone Should Know It

Bobby Byrd of Cinco Puntos Press Is a Poet and Everyone Should Know It

car (“Honk if you’ve seen La Llorona”) on the house. Years later when I totaled that car and lost my…

Author Jesse Sublett Delves Into Austin’s Criminal Underbelly

Author Jesse Sublett Delves Into Austin’s Criminal Underbelly

…before the car-crushing machine for a reminder: I could put a man in that car and crush it and the…

At the Toilet Seat Art Museum in The Colony, You’ll Feel Moved By the Creativity

At the Toilet Seat Art Museum in The Colony, You’ll Feel Moved By the Creativity

…really significant, unique culture pieces for my businesses,” Boso says. “[The family was] a little suspect of these people from…

Texas’ First Black-Owned Taproom Opens With an Educational Twist

Texas’ First Black-Owned Taproom Opens With an Educational Twist

…luxury car parts manager and, now, distiller. Drawing on his Barbadian heritage—Barbados is known for its rum—and inspired by his…

A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

The WaterAsks Me Questions A Caribbean native finds a home away from home in Corpus Christi by Gabino Iglesias My…

The Healing Power of the Texas Landscape

The Healing Power of the Texas Landscape

…partner had accepted a job at the University of North Texas. My sisters and I immediately got into our cars…

The Lost History of Texas Granite that Never Made it to the Capitol

The Lost History of Texas Granite that Never Made it to the Capitol

…on rail cars from the quarries to downtown Austin. These flatcars riding small-gauge rails often took sharp turns or rattled…

Track to the Future: Train Museums

Track to the Future: Train Museums

point for livestock headed to northern markets. There are no cattle today, but freight cars carrying everything from auto parts…

Spirit of 66

Spirit of 66

…dollhouse more than a gas station, and it reminds me of how car culture has changed. In those days, wrote…

True, Texas: What is it? Where is it?

True, Texas: What is it? Where is it?

…border city. Case in point: The funky and welcoming H&H Car Wash—an unlikely car-wash-diner founded by Syrian immigrants in 1958,…

Riding High at Dude Ranches

Riding High at Dude Ranches

…A Hollywood-style cowboy culture defines the typical guest ranch experience. Reminders of the cinematic Old West include yodeling troubadours and…

Which Way is Southtown?

Which Way is Southtown?

…history with modern art-house culture. Bounded loosely by South Flores and South Presa on the west and east, Durango and…

TH Moment with Jerry Jeff Walker

TH Moment with Jerry Jeff Walker

…in a coffeehouse about sharing a ride to California, and I got in a car with a bunch of people…

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