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The Healing Power of the Texas Landscape

The Healing Power of the Texas Landscape

…after she died. In the summer of 2014, on my mother’s 65th birthday, her doctor told her she had two…

Spring Road Trips : From Kolaches to the Comanche to the Kings Highway

Spring Road Trips : From Kolaches to the Comanche to the Kings Highway

…weekends during winter months and Thursday through Sunday in the summer. Take I-40 until it trails off to US 287,…

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

…only open Monday through Friday). Continue on SH 16 until you hit San Saba, the Pecan Capital of the World….

A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

…lasted one day and didn’t make a cent. The beach was a constant presence, and eventually it turned into a…

Do’s and Don’ts of Late Summer Travel in Texas

Do’s and Don’ts of Late Summer Travel in Texas

nauseous. By following these tips and properly preparing for your trip, you can stay safe and enjoy the final days…

The Daytripper Meets the Goat Mayor of Lajitas

The Daytripper Meets the Goat Mayor of Lajitas

…if you’ve got time for more than a day trip, hop on a multiday journey complete with camping gear and…

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

…Farris, owner of Above and Beyond Aviation in Austin, to fly me over the river. On a clear day last…

What a 500-Year-Old Tree Taught Me About Putting Down Roots

What a 500-Year-Old Tree Taught Me About Putting Down Roots

Old Baldy stands tall on a summer day In the early weeks of summer, a restlessness set in. Shouldn’t something…

The Wild Extremes Texas Photographers Go To for Thrilling Storm Shots

The Wild Extremes Texas Photographers Go To for Thrilling Storm Shots

…cameras and head for the eerie green skies. Today, the internet and social media have brought this daredevil form of…

A Day Trip on El Paso’s Mission Trail Reveals a Multicultural History

A Day Trip on El Paso’s Mission Trail Reveals a Multicultural History

…the tapestry of Texas as we know it today. The first of the three graceful adobe churches, Ysleta Del Sur…

Editor’s Note: Deep in the Heart

Editor’s Note: Deep in the Heart

…of Small Towns to Visit Now, we visit 15 mom and pop shops to augment your next road trip. Deputy…

Coast Guard Tall Ship ‘Eagle’ Returns to Galveston for the First Time in 50 Years

Coast Guard Tall Ship ‘Eagle’ Returns to Galveston for the First Time in 50 Years

…you landlubbers.) Free public tours of the Eagle will be offered Friday (noon to 4 p.m.), Saturday (11 a.m. to…

A Family Works to Overcome Tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake

A Family Works to Overcome Tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake

…birth to her daughter Peyton in September, on Maya’s first birthday. Dale and I had been waiting for weekends like…

A New Book Explores How Psychics Thrived on Texas Border Radio Stations

A New Book Explores How Psychics Thrived on Texas Border Radio Stations

…later, that she resembled Mae West and would come in once a day to ask, “What’s the take?” (It was…

Boerne’s Hill Country Charm and Texas-German Heritage Fuel a Weekend of Fun

Boerne’s Hill Country Charm and Texas-German Heritage Fuel a Weekend of Fun

day. Named for German political writer Karl Ludwig Börne, the town evolved into a health resort in the late 19th…

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