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Up For Sale, the Old Spanish Trail Restaurant in Bandera Serves Up Cowboy History

Up For Sale, the Old Spanish Trail Restaurant in Bandera Serves Up Cowboy History

…this year. (A buyer has been found.) Demand for real estate is high in Bandera and inventory is low, says…

Celebrating Pride Month in Small Town Texas

Celebrating Pride Month in Small Town Texas

…June 23, the 2021 Miss Gay Corpus Christi Lisa Perry will be throwing the first pitch at the Corpus Christi…

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

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

…radio psychics were a married couple, “Rose Dawn” (real name, Isabelle Coutant Taylor) and “Koran” (William Perry Taylor). The Taylors…

Big Bend’s Oldest Surviving Adobe Structure Gets a Makeover

Big Bend’s Oldest Surviving Adobe Structure Gets a Makeover

…with food,” Alex says. As time passed, the owner of the Chisos Mine in Terlingua, Howard Perry, and one of…

In Houston, Crawfish Season Is The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

In Houston, Crawfish Season Is The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

…the capital city’s restaurant economy and superheated real estate market does not favor the business model. You need a big…

A Livingston Craftsman Turns Native Longleaf Pine Into Handmade Baskets

A Livingston Craftsman Turns Native Longleaf Pine Into Handmade Baskets

…real estate director for the Alabama-Coushatta Tribe of Texas. “We still try to get out and use plants and flowers…

The Hill Country Legacy of Old Tunnel State Park

The Hill Country Legacy of Old Tunnel State Park

…ranch near Comfort, naming it Hillingdon after his family estate in England. The bank he designed still stands on Main…

Where Does the Texas Hill Country Actually End?

Where Does the Texas Hill Country Actually End?

…advantage of it. Penny Smith Jones is a veteran real estate copywriter in Houston, formerly the in-house scribe for Martha…

Skip the Beach and Go Antiques Shopping Instead in Galveston

Skip the Beach and Go Antiques Shopping Instead in Galveston

Big House Antiques features 100-year-old pieces from estate sales or imported from France. Photo by Randy Straach. Visitors headed to…

Forget Basements—This Texas Home Comes with Its Own Underground Natural Cavern

Forget Basements—This Texas Home Comes with Its Own Underground Natural Cavern

Natural Bridge Caverns. Photo by Josh Grenier (CC by 2.0). A four-bedroom, three-bathroom house on nearly 3 acres…

The Wittliff Collections: Sharing a Spirit of Place

The Wittliff Collections: Sharing a Spirit of Place

…followed him in 1974, and the remaining estate was inherited by their nephew, ornithologist Edgar Kincaid Jr. Before his death,…

The Bashful Millionaire

The Bashful Millionaire

…of knowledge and understanding,” the foundation received $19,000,000 from Anderson’s estate upon his death in 1939. Two years later, when…

Minimalism to the Max in Marfa

Minimalism to the Max in Marfa

…staffed with docents. Even more unusual, visitors also get the opportunity to explore private segments of the Judd estate, including…

The National Museum of the Pacific War

The National Museum of the Pacific War

…Rick Perry; U.S. Congressman Mike Conaway; General James T. Conway, USMC (Commandant of the Marine Corps); General Mike Hagee, USMC…

An Artful Life

An Artful Life

…was housed in her estate’s former aviary. Her physician, Dr. Merton M. Minter, developed a unique therapy for the times…

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