An Orcas Sighting Off of Galveston Provides a Whale of a Good Time

An Orcas Sighting Off of Galveston Provides a Whale of a Good Time

On the morning of March 17, Capt. Sam Hardeman saw something he never expected to see in the Gulf of Mexico: a pod of orcas swarming his fishing vessel.

Spring Into Action with Day Drives to the Davis Mountains, Rio Grande Valley, and Edwards Plateau

Spring Into Action with Day Drives to the Davis Mountains, Rio Grande Valley, and Edwards Plateau

Whether you’re a Texas history buff or a fan of cowboy culture or an explorer of high-mountain peaks, these spring road trips are just what you need to get away for a day and visit parts of the state you may not normally think of for one-day excursions.

Fine-Feathered Friend or Foe? The Pitfalls of the Pine Siskin

Fine-Feathered Friend or Foe? The Pitfalls of the Pine Siskin

One of the things I most eagerly anticipated about moving into my new home on the lower San Bernard River was that finally, after many long years, I would have the opportunity to safely hang a bird feeder.

All You Need to Know to Do the Round Top Antiques Show Right

All You Need to Know to Do the Round Top Antiques Show Right

If you haven’t scoured the fields during one of Round Top’s miles-long, pastures-deep, overstuffed buying extravaganzas, well then, some may fairly scoff at your shopping chops.

Spring Day Trips Around Austin, Houston and East Texas That Will Make You Want to Hit the Road

Spring Day Trips Around Austin, Houston and East Texas That Will Make You Want to Hit the Road

Even though COVID-19 restrictions have been eased, and more and more people are able to receive vaccines in the state, there is still a need to play it safe.

How the Founder of H-E-B Set Out to Bring Tennis to Everyone

How the Founder of H-E-B Set Out to Bring Tennis to Everyone

It’s a sunny afternoon in Kerrville, and a group of about half a dozen teenage boys and girls stand near the baseline of a tennis court at the H-E-B Tennis Center, located off State Highway 16.

Get a Sneak Peek of the Phil Collins Alamo Collection in San Antonio

Get a Sneak Peek of the Phil Collins Alamo Collection in San Antonio

Suburban London, 1956. Five-year-old Phil Collins—yes, that Phil Collins—stands in a snapshot dressed as Davy Crockett in a coonskin cap.

A Mesquite Artist Sets Out to Capture Every Courthouse Square in Texas

A Mesquite Artist Sets Out to Capture Every Courthouse Square in Texas

When Mesquite artist Tony Delane is not behind the wheel of a truck hauling glass for Trulite Glass and Aluminum Solutions, driving from DFW to deep East Texas to the Cross Timbers and the northern edge of the Hill Country, he most likely can be found with a paintbrush or a pen in the hand.

The February 2021 cover of Texas Highways Magazine, The Return of Car Culture


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