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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

…Elissa and is the largest tall ship sailing in the Coast Guard. Seeing it cruise into Galveston at the head…

13 Things to Do Along the Texas Coast

13 Things to Do Along the Texas Coast

…in Galveston and USS Lexington in Corpus Christi offer tours and other experiences. ­battleshiptexas.org; galvestonhistory.org; usslexington.com   2 Shell By…

Galveston Island State Park’s Beachside Set to Reopen for First Time Since 2019

Galveston Island State Park’s Beachside Set to Reopen for First Time Since 2019

The restoration project added several new amenities to the park’s beach. Photo courtesy Nieco Payton/TPWD Galveston Island State Park is…

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

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

…throbbing headache, try to call 911 immediately. Prepare for your time on the water According to the Galveston Island Beach…

Ghosts of Galveston

Ghosts of Galveston

…website for current schedule: 409/765-783 or; www.galvestonhistory.org. Dash Beardsley’s Ghost Tours of Galveston can be enjoyed year-round. Call 409/877-1794; www.ghosttoursofgalvestonisland.com….

In Galveston, Reenacting the Famous Order of Juneteenth Has Special Meaning

In Galveston, Reenacting the Famous Order of Juneteenth Has Special Meaning

Maj. Gen. Gordon Granger was the Union Army commander in Texas during the end of slavery. Photo courtesy Galveston Historical…

Up For Sale, the Old Spanish Trail Restaurant in Bandera Serves Up Cowboy History

Up For Sale, the Old Spanish Trail Restaurant in Bandera Serves Up Cowboy History

…horse corral. Two other Texas restaurants—Scholz Garten in Austin, which opened in 1866, and Gaido’s Seafood Restaurant in Galveston, which…

Hunting for Haunted Galveston

Hunting for Haunted Galveston

…Indeed I did. It seems just about anyone in Galveston can tell you that a ghost haunts Room 501. In…

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The Texas Shell Game

The Texas Shell Game

Misho’s Oyster Company in San Leon processes tons of oysters from Galveston Bay. (Photo by J. Griffis Smith) Galveston Bay…

A Stitch in Time

A Stitch in Time

the spring. For volunteering opportunities in Galveston, visit the Galveston Historical Foundation at www.galvestonhistory.org, or Help 4 Galveston at www.help4galveston.org….

In New Braunfels, The Redbird Listening Room Caters to Songwriters—and Song Listeners

In New Braunfels, The Redbird Listening Room Caters to Songwriters—and Song Listeners

…La Grange and the Old Quarter Acoustic Cafe in Galveston. The Redbird, located inside a house that dates to the…

What’s That Smell? San Antonio Zoo’s Corpse Flower Is Ready To Bloom

What’s That Smell? San Antonio Zoo’s Corpse Flower Is Ready To Bloom

…the Associated Press. “I’ve got Lois.” In 2012, Morticia, the Giant Corpse Flower at the Moody Gardens in Galveston, opened…

Igloo, the Granddaddy of Texas Coolers, Turns 75

Igloo, the Granddaddy of Texas Coolers, Turns 75

…have spent over five hours in the Buick on the way to Galveston, fighting over Glen Miller and Artie Shaw…

Loud and Invasive, the Monk Parakeet Charmed Its Way Into Texas Almost 50 Years Ago

Loud and Invasive, the Monk Parakeet Charmed Its Way Into Texas Almost 50 Years Ago

…neighborhoods of Houston, and they have beach bum cousins living all along the western rim of Galveston Bay, from Seabrook…

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