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The writers who contribute to Texas Highways exemplify a few traits in common: They’re experienced travelers guided by curiosity, adventure,…

La Frontera, an exhibition of art jewelry at Houston Center for Contemporary Craft

  The landscape, culture, and political turbulence of the United States-Mexico border region take center stage in La Frontera, an exhibition…

Off the Wall

A few years ago, I had the good fortune to attend one of the inaugural “Where the Chefs Eat” culinary…

Artomobiles!

On a sunny day last May, the bustle of traffic along Houston’s Allen Parkway momentarily slowed to a crawl comprised…

Cosmic Lunches at NASA

On Fridays, shuttle to Space Center Houston for a planetary power lunch—“Lunch With an Astronaut.”

The Zoo Scoop

I’ll confess that I have never been a big zoo fan—until recently, that is. I blame the small, sad zoos…

Texas Top 40 Travel Destinations

Last fall, we asked Texas Highways readers to share their favorite places in the state for our Texas Top-40 Travel…

Texas Top 40 No. 36, Houston

A longtime hub for innovation in energy and medicine, Houston has come into its own as a vacation destination in recent…

Hot Chocolate with a Kick

I’ve got a soft spot in my heart for Hugo’s, the decade-old restaurant in the heart of Houston’s hip Montrose…

Art for All

Houston suffers from no shortage of museums, but I’ve always thought of The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, as the…

Houston's Urban Nature

The Houston Astros got things on the right track back at the turn of this century, when the ball club…

Daytripper with Chet Garner: Bay Area Houston

How do you spend a single day exploring one of the largest cities in the United States?  Simple, you pick…
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