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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

…take the roads less traveled? Among this group of spring road trips, you have an option to avoid the traffic…

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

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

to Market Road 1644 to El Indio, then 6 miles south on Farm to Market Road 1021, where you’ll be…

A Family Works to Overcome Tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake

A Family Works to Overcome Tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake

…Sherry had recently purchased. It’s exhilarating—a natural mood enhancer—to slice through the air on the open deck of a boat…

The Healing Power of the Texas Landscape

The Healing Power of the Texas Landscape

An Open Palm A state of grief becomes a state of solace for a new Texan by Fowzia Karimi If…

A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

…vanish. A bird. I open my eyes to follow its path and realize I’m smiling. This isn’t home, but it…

The Daytripper Meets the Goat Mayor of Lajitas

The Daytripper Meets the Goat Mayor of Lajitas

open to non-guests as well. Start the day with fresh cinnamon rolls from Boardwalk Bakery and Pizzeria; get an adrenaline…

Texas’ Route 67 Is Route 66 Without the Cheap Souvenirs

Texas’ Route 67 Is Route 66 Without the Cheap Souvenirs

Photo by Kevin B. Stillman. For those of us who have fallen hard for the romance of the open road,…

Where Does the Texas Hill Country Actually End?

Where Does the Texas Hill Country Actually End?

…craggy limestone hills streaked with crystalline streams; the yawning open-mouthed bat caves; the endless s’mores and roasted hot dogs around…

Texas Singer-Songwriter Robert Earl Keen is Retiring After a 40-Year Wild Ride

Texas Singer-Songwriter Robert Earl Keen is Retiring After a 40-Year Wild Ride

Illustration by Janelle Barone When Robert Earl Keen hits the guitar chords that open his classic anthem “The Road Goes…

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

…camped on an island near Chick Bend, between SH 16 and Farm-to-Market Road 4. Hooting owls and howling coyotes serenaded…

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

…BURGERS This laid-back outdoor beer garden opened in early 2022 and dishes up handmade bratwurst, sauerkraut, and burgers from a…

Big Bend’s Oldest Surviving Adobe Structure Gets a Makeover

Big Bend’s Oldest Surviving Adobe Structure Gets a Makeover

…Scenic Drive, a road leading to the southwestern section of the park and sites including the Castolon Historic District, Cottonwood…

OroBianco Cultures Small-Town Texas With the Italian Tradition of Slow Food

OroBianco Cultures Small-Town Texas With the Italian Tradition of Slow Food

…milk. OroBianco Italian Creamery 503 Main St., Blanco.Open 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Thu-Tue830-833-3114;orobiancomilk.com Two years later, the dream that started out…

The Primordial Paddlefish Is Being Reintroduced to Texas Lakes

The Primordial Paddlefish Is Being Reintroduced to Texas Lakes

…velvet-skinned beasts with long oar-like noses, called “rostrums,” and faintly shocked expressions. Caddo Lake State Park 245 Park Road 2,…

Roadside Oddity: How a Champion Baton Twirler Inspired Benavides’ Welcome Sign

Roadside Oddity: How a Champion Baton Twirler Inspired Benavides’ Welcome Sign

…would open all the windows, and we would practice in the heat,” says her older sister, Aidee Palacios Gonzalez, who…

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