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

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

…But I prefer driving a couple blocks east to Oak Street where the Oak Street Bakery, Gerik’s Ole’ Czech, and…

Oak Tree Thought to be Extinct Found in Big Bend National Park

Oak Tree Thought to be Extinct Found in Big Bend National Park

Researchers stand beside the found Quercus tardifolia, commonly known as the lateleaf oak. Photo by U.S. Botanic Garden. Until recently,…

Texas Humor’s Founder Jay B. Sauceda Considers the Texas Identity

Texas Humor’s Founder Jay B. Sauceda Considers the Texas Identity

…than just zoom past them? JBS: About 200 years ago, with the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, a group of people…

My Hometown: Presidio Has Been a Frontier Crossroads For Centuries

My Hometown: Presidio Has Been a Frontier Crossroads For Centuries

…Grass Band of the Lipan Apache that moved down here as part of a peace treaty in 1790. Basically, you…

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

…relaxing under towering live oak trees along the Paluxy River. The hotel’s restaurant and lounge, Snyder’s Tavern, serves sandwiches, salads,…

Welcome to South Texas’ House of Immaculate Glass

Welcome to South Texas’ House of Immaculate Glass

…a pomegranate-colored cloak. A spectrum of colors, from cobalt blue clouds to lemony sunlight, streaks the horizon. Opalescent flower petals…

The Daytripper Drives a World War II Tank in Uvalde

The Daytripper Drives a World War II Tank in Uvalde

…Briscoe was more reserved; he let his love for art and education do the talking.   Live Oak Gorditas If…

At ‘Immersive Frida Kahlo,’ Visitors Can See the Famous Mexican Artist In a New Light

At ‘Immersive Frida Kahlo,’ Visitors Can See the Famous Mexican Artist In a New Light

…the Oak Cliff Cultural Center and The Stewpot in Dallas and The National Association of Latino Arts and Cultures, and…

Onera Offers an Opulent Twist on Glamping in Fredericksburg

Onera Offers an Opulent Twist on Glamping in Fredericksburg

…twinkle in lights. At the Oak Grove tree deck, a tree-shaded communal area, guests can lounge beside a shipping container…

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

The Big Tree is one of the largest live oaks in the United States. Photo by Michael Amador. Ready to…

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

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

…not be conventionally beautiful—it’s no grand oak or towering maple—but its wood is strong. Cypress, so resistant to decay, is…

Shifting Sands of Monahans

Shifting Sands of Monahans

…called the Havard oak, scientifically known as Quercus havardii, and more commonly called shin oak. (The name honors American botanist…

Four for Fall: 2010

Four for Fall: 2010

…mesquite, Texas redbud, bald cypress, western ashe juniper, pecan, Spanish oak, and Lacey oak (also known as Texas blue oak)….

Retro Active: The Bishop Arts District

Retro Active: The Bishop Arts District

…find the North Oak Cliff quarter known as the Bishop Arts District, a neighborhood with spruced-up, century-old buildings and a…

Follow the Smoke, Central Texas BBQ

Follow the Smoke, Central Texas BBQ

…as though for a special occasion. Meat at City Market is cooked over post oak. “Some people,” offers Joe, “like…

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