The 10 Best New and Improved Texas Hotels

May 22, 2019 By Texas Monthly

Now more than ever, the traveler is in control. The rise of Airbnb rentals, boutique hotels, and upscale camping has given us more options to customize our dream vacations, weekend getaways, and staycations. Long gone are the days of settling for generic hotel rooms. With that in mind, Texas Monthly staffers set out across the state in search of authentic experiences, staying at places that have opened or undergone major… Read Story


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The Talented Mr. Khater

Jun 16, 2015 By Francesca Mari

In 2011 Callie Quinn moved from Austin to Chile to experience a new way of life. Then she met a charming fellow foreigner—and almost lost everything.  

The Jackie Robinson of Rodeo

Jun 22, 2018 By Christian Wallace

Five decades ago, Myrtis Dightman broke the color barrier in professional rodeo and became one of the best bull riders who ever lived. But his imprint on the sport was only just beginning.

Schlitterbahn’s Tragic Slide

By Skip Hollandsworth

Jeff Henry often said that his goal in life was to make customers of his family’s legendary water parks happy—“to put a smile on their faces, to give them a thrill or two.” It was a beautiful vision. Until it went horribly wrong.

Issue: August 2018

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