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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: 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…

Daytripper with Chet Garner: Bryan

While “Bryan-College Station” rolls off the tongue smoother than the Aggie War Hymn, and is known collectively as “Aggieland,” each…

Daytripper with Chet Garner: Shiner

In Texas, the mere mention of the word “Shiner” immediately brings to mind thoughts of a cold longneck and the…

Daytripper with Chet Garner: Fort Worth

Like most Texans, I’m no stranger to Big “D.”  However, until recently, the “FW” of the DFW Metroplex was an…

Daytripper with Chet Garner: Natural Bridge Wildlife Ranch

I set out for a place that is a bit like another continent, a bit like a science-fiction universe, and…

Daytripper with Chet Garner: Brenham

From bluebonnets and Blue Bell to burgers and the Birthplace of Texas, Brenham and surrounding Washington County should be on…
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