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A treasure in the Rio Grande Valley, Brownsville’s Gladys Porter Zoo is a lush, 31-acre enclave built around a meandering resaca.
October 21, 2009 | By Eileen Mattei
I often tell friends and family who live in chillier climes that winter is the best time to be in the Rio Grande Valley.
December 23, 2008 | By Melissa Gaskill
The picturesque, covered entrance on Ringgold Street in Brownsville gives little hint of the lush, subtropical expanse inside, or the more than 1,600 animals that call this special enclave home.
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Published monthly by the Texas Department of Transportation, Texas Highways, the official travel magazine of Texas, encourages travel to and within the Lone Star State and tells the Texas story to readers around the world.