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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

…tragedy. Shortly after Dale and I moved to Austin in 2006, Dennis and Sherry tore down their original lake cabin…

Author Jesse Sublett Delves Into Austin’s Criminal Underbelly

Author Jesse Sublett Delves Into Austin’s Criminal Underbelly

Frank Smith went from a preacher’s son to one of Austin’s most notorious criminals. Courtesy University of Texas Press. When…

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

…centrally located block can be found on 38 1/2 Street in northeast Austin, on the east side of the railroad

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…

With a New Album Out, 81-Year-Old Delbert McClinton Reflects on His Six-Decade Career

With a New Album Out, 81-Year-Old Delbert McClinton Reflects on His Six-Decade Career

…McClinton officially quit the road—his bread-and-butter for most of his adult life—during the COVID-19 pandemic. “I was looking out at…

A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

A Caribbean Native Finds a Connection to Home in Corpus Christi

…blue divide. When I moved to Austin in the summer of 2008 to pursue a doctorate in journalism at the…

Get in Gear for National Bike Month With These 5 Rides Around Texas

Get in Gear for National Bike Month With These 5 Rides Around Texas

…Skyline Drive, a ridgeline park road with views in every direction. Surface: Paved Road Distance: 14 miles out and back…

Where Does the Texas Hill Country Actually End?

Where Does the Texas Hill Country Actually End?

…less dramatic an entry when coming from the east, though somewhat concealed by its origins in suburban Austin and San…

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

…hours Austin 3 hours San Antonio 4 hours Houston 4 hours 1 / INN ON THE RIVER Originally built in…

The History of Glen Rose Can Be Told Through Its Prehistoric Petrified Wood

The History of Glen Rose Can Be Told Through Its Prehistoric Petrified Wood

…Grove. Built between 1928 and 1930 in the 3600 block of County Road 312, the still-handsome, largely intact ruin once…

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

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

…broad hooves keep them from sinking into marshy soil. While wild numbers are in decline, two domestic subspecies—­river and swamp…

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

…people with chronic illnesses. The railroad and agriculture also bolstered Boerne’s economy, and the town’s proximity to San Antonio has…

Onera Offers an Opulent Twist on Glamping in Fredericksburg

Onera Offers an Opulent Twist on Glamping in Fredericksburg

…away, the Monarch unit looks like a butterfly, wings poised for flight. And just down a gravel road, the Cocoon…

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