The Daytripper

The Daytripper Climbs Texas’ Tallest Peak

The Daytripper Climbs Texas’ Tallest Peak

In all of Texas’ 268,597 square miles, there are only two outdoorsy ... Read More »

The Daytripper Checks out the World’s Largest Spur in Lampasas

The Daytripper Checks out the World’s Largest Spur in Lampasas

Lampasas lies in the region of Texas where the Hill Country transitions Read More »

The Daytripper Explores Salado’s Historic Lodging and Handmade Goods

The Daytripper Explores Salado’s Historic Lodging and Handmade Goods

If you’re just driving by on Interstate 35, you might blink and miss ... Read More »

The Daytripper Heads Out West to Terlingua

The Daytripper Heads Out West to Terlingua

Each fall, thousands of chili superfans from far and wide descend on this Read More »

The Daytripper Explores McKinney, a Dallas-Area Hidden Gem

The Daytripper Explores McKinney, a Dallas-Area Hidden Gem

Many folks think of McKinney as just another DFW suburb, but no matter ... Read More »

The Daytripper Seizes the Bay in Palacios

The Daytripper Seizes the Bay in Palacios

It takes tenacity to live on the Texas coast, and perhaps nobody knows ... Read More »

The Daytripper Visits the Top Three Barbecue Joints in Taylor

The Daytripper Visits the Top Three Barbecue Joints in Taylor

A trip to Taylor provides the essentials of any Lone Star diet: ... Read More »

The Daytripper Explores Houston’s Museum District

The Daytripper Explores Houston’s Museum District

“Tripping” in Houston may seem overwhelming because, well, it’s the ... Read More »

The Daytripper Stops and Smells the Roses in Tyler

The Daytripper Stops and Smells the Roses in Tyler

If you need a sweet-smelling escape, there is a place out east where ... Read More »

The Daytripper Travels Back to the Time of Dinosaurs in Glen Rose

The Daytripper Travels Back to the Time of Dinosaurs in Glen Rose

A trip to Glen Rose feels like a trip back in time—and not just because Read More »

The Daytripper: Port Isabel’s Lighthouse Is a Beacon for Travelers

The Daytripper: Port Isabel’s Lighthouse Is a Beacon for Travelers

Everyone who goes to South Padre Island passes through Port Isabel, but Read More »

The Daytripper Explores Frisco’s Many Fandoms

The Daytripper Explores Frisco’s Many Fandoms

No sport has more passionate fans than fútbol. And that includes ... Read More »

The Daytripper Strikes Black Gold in Midland

The Daytripper Strikes Black Gold in Midland

Over the years, the West Texas town of Midland has been called many ... Read More »

The Daytripper Goes Nuts for History in Seguin

The Daytripper Goes Nuts for History in Seguin

Just east of San Antonio sits one of Texas’ oldest towns, named after ... Read More »

The Daytripper Cracks Crockett

The Daytripper Cracks Crockett

Few Texas heroes are as revered as Davy Crockett, the ... Read More »

The Daytripper’s Top 5 in Wichita Falls

The Daytripper’s Top 5 in Wichita Falls

While most of Texas has a friendly-ish rivalry with Oklahoma, there’s a Read More »

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