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Postcards: Ship Shape

Corpus Christi’s Naval Station Ingleside will take on the appearance of an historic port of call as four tall sailing…

Mammoth Discovery

I’ve always been fascinated with Waco. It’s a convenient mid-point between Dallas and Austin, and I stop whenever possible to…

Postcards: A Wildlife Rendezvous

See related: Ship Shape and Independence Day in BeltonAt Fossil Rim Wildlife Center near Glen Rose, it's a wild, wild…

Postcards: All the Right Notes

Sighting the Texas Musician’s Museum, two blocks north of Hills--boro’s restored courthouse, gave me the metabolic mellow-down that comes when…

Weekender: Where the Birds Are

Black-chins, ruby-throats, painted buntings, and other wildlife delight guests at a B&B south of San Angelo At the Hummer House…

Postcards: The Caverns of Sonora

See related: All the Right NotesTexas’ spectacular show cave celebrates 50 years of tours Even though the fantastic geological formations…

Beaching on the Cheap

I confess. I am a dreamer. A grasshopper in an anthill world. Each month, as soon as I pay the…

Springs Odyssey

Springs feed the life force for humans (and other living things) throughout Texas, and  have done so ever since ……

Trips to Bountiful 2010: Heart of the Hill Country

From Lampasas, take FM 580 west about 20 miles to Bend. Along the way, you may see delicate white windflowers,…

Trips to Bountiful 2010: Nueces River Valley

Start in Brackettville with a visit to Fort Clark, a cavalry post built in 1852 near Las Moras Springs. Brackettville…

Trips to Bountiful 2010: Upper Coast

From Beaumont, head north on US 96 about 10 miles to Village Creek State Park. This heavily wooded preserve occupies…

Trips to Bountiful 2010: Llano Estacado

The Canadian River winds through the windswept Llano Estacado, or Staked Plains, in the Texas Panhandle north of Amarillo. Cottonwoods,…
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