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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

most popular kolache stop between Austin and Houston, with the usual lineup of pigs, fruit kolaches, seven cream cheese varieties,…

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

menu that is massive for such a small unassuming café, with daily lunch specials, 10 different kinds of Angus burgers,…

Texas’ Route 67 Is Route 66 Without the Cheap Souvenirs

Texas’ Route 67 Is Route 66 Without the Cheap Souvenirs

golden rays of sunlight fanning out from behind. Subscribe to Texas Highways Onward along the highway, lush deciduous trees give…

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

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

in the early 2000s, she was scouted by Cirque du Soleil, one of the world’s most famous circus shows. The…

A Family Works to Overcome Tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake

A Family Works to Overcome Tragedy on Possum Kingdom Lake

the constant hum of boats and Jet Skis drown out the subtler sounds of nature. Because Possum Kingdom lies between…

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

16 tracks are Delbert originals. This is more like McClinton’s version of Willie Nelson’s pop-standards classic Stardust, featuring some of…

Generations of Texans Have Flocked to Concan for the Frio River and Neal’s Dining Room

Generations of Texans Have Flocked to Concan for the Frio River and Neal’s Dining Room

is Hippie Chic’s River Shack and its sister restaurant next door, Hippies & Hops, which serves delicious pizza. They have…

William Clark Green Finds a Muse in the People and Places of Small-Town Texas

William Clark Green Finds a Muse in the People and Places of Small-Town Texas

is hospitalized during stripping season, all his neighbors will strip his cotton for him, but we’ll bring a diesel truck…

Kinky Friedman Introduces Gold Star Kids to the Land That Shaped Him

Kinky Friedman Introduces Gold Star Kids to the Land That Shaped Him

stars are unusual, even more so if you’re coming from outside the state. As my sister likes to say, a…

Where Does the Texas Hill Country Actually End?

Where Does the Texas Hill Country Actually End?

suggests James Kearney, an author, assistant professor, and translator at the University of Texas at Austin who specializes in the…

The Healing Power of the Texas Landscape

The Healing Power of the Texas Landscape

the U.S.: their colossal stone courthouses and fluttering state flags, the upright brick buildings from earlier eras housing busy eateries…

Igloo, the Granddaddy of Texas Coolers, Turns 75

Igloo, the Granddaddy of Texas Coolers, Turns 75

the Igloo team, fantastic retail partners, and our spirited consumers throughout the last seven-plus decades, we wouldn’t be America’s most…

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…

Wildfires Continue Across Texas as Temperatures Soar and Droughts Worsen

Wildfires Continue Across Texas as Temperatures Soar and Droughts Worsen

Services’ public information officer, Juan Rodriguez, the cause of the fire is unknown but remains under investigation. Evacuations were issued…

Follow the Smoke, West Texas BBQ

Follow the Smoke, West Texas BBQ

hungrier for the barbecue business than his sons. “I don’t encourage it,” he says, sipping his beer and smiling wistfully,…

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