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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

…park and library are within the Paris Historic District, a neighborhood worth cruising for the picturesque large homes from a…

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

The Wild and Urban Brazos is a River Full of Contradictions

…the town’s original buildings. thc.texas.gov/historic-sites/san-felipe-de-austin-state-historic-site Washington-on-the-Brazos State Historic Site, Washington: Along with a living history farm and a museum covering…

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

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

…the Mission Trail links the Concepcion, San Jose, San Juan, and Espada missions in San Antonio Missions National Historical Park….

Rinsing Wagons in the San Antonio River

Rinsing Wagons in the San Antonio River

in San Antonio, charged by the San Pedro and San Antonio springs, and runs 240 miles to its confluence with…

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 San Antonio Zoo’s corpse flower is expected to bloom this month. Photo courtesy San Antonio Zoo. The words “corpse”…

The Hill Country Legacy of Old Tunnel State Park

The Hill Country Legacy of Old Tunnel State Park

…in 1913, the people of Fredericksburg relied on ox-drawn freight wagons to deliver goods to and from San Antonio, 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…

My Hometown: Presidio Has Been a Frontier Crossroads For Centuries

My Hometown: Presidio Has Been a Frontier Crossroads For Centuries

…here. In town, we have our historic church, Santa Teresa de Jesus, and the American Legion is right next to…

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

…along the San Antonio River, which connects the city’s five missions (the Alamo, as well as the Concepcion, San Jose,…

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

…to San Leon. These Margaritaville parakeets prefer the tops of palm trees. Meanwhile in San Leon, they were adopted as…

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

…Just a block from the Paluxy, Glen Rose’s historic downtown square beckons with local shops, museums, and charming small-town events,…

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

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

…usually several thousand dollars.) Another Del Rioan who worked at her and Koran’s home recalled that “people from Hollywood” frequently…

Welcome to South Texas’ House of Immaculate Glass

Welcome to South Texas’ House of Immaculate Glass

The Gelman Stained Glass Museum is at 411 Virgen De San Juan Boulevard in San Juan. Admission is by appointment…

After Three Years, the Grass House at Caddo Mounds State Historic Site Returns

After Three Years, the Grass House at Caddo Mounds State Historic Site Returns

Grass houses, like this one at Caddo Mounds State Historic Site, were homes for multiple families in the Caddo tribe….

Which Way is Southtown?

Which Way is Southtown?

I did recently, it’s a pleasant three-block stroll across Durango/Garcia Boulevard to the border of the King William Historic District….

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