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Daytripper with Chet Garner: College Station

  While Texas A&M University has made a sports move to the Southeastern Conference, College Station is still a truly…

Daytripper with Chet Garner: Bastrop

Bastrop has always been one of my favorite day trips, and it’s one of the few places in Central Texas…

Daytripper with Chet Garner: Goliad

As Texans, “Remember the Alamo” is ingrained in our collective conscious. We’re taught the phrase in fourth-grade history, and the…

Daytripper with Chet Garner: Spicewood

While Spicewood proper may be nothing more than a few buildings tucked away down a country road, the town’s real…

Daytripper with Chet Garner: Luling

 Some folks dream of a land flowing with milk and honey, but what about one that’s rich with barbecue and…

Daytripper with Chet Garner: Wimberley

There’s a town in the Hill Country that calls itself “a little piece of heaven.”  Feeling the need to transcend…

Daytripper with Chet Garner: South Austin

Anytime I day-trip to the big city, I like to pick an area and explore every nook and cranny rather…

Daytripper with Chet Garner: Smithville

Smithville calls itself the “Heart of the Megalopolis” because of its proximity to Austin, San Antonio, Houston, and Bryan-College Station.…

Daytripper with Chet Garner: Huntsville

  For some, the idea of spending time in Huntsville conjures up images of a striped jumpsuit, two matching metal…

Daytripper with Chet Garner: Mineral Wells

In Mineral Wells, something is definitely in the water—something ”Crazy” that once turned this north-central Texas town into an international…

Daytripper with Chet Garner: Lake Buchanan

You can’t blame Texans for flocking lakeside during our blistering Texas summers. However, we shouldn’t be so quick to forget…

Daytripper with Chet Garner: Fredericksburg

Sweeping hills, giant platters of sausage and kraut, overflowing beer steins, and hefty men clad in lederhosen playing polka till…
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