Skip the traffic and exorbitant hotel rates—go camping at one of the 31 parks in the path of totality. Overnight reservations open on November 7.
Austin’s urban bat colony has nothing on this.
Get ready for astronomical magic, daytime darkness, and yes, probably a bit of traffic on April 8, 2024.
Fall asleep while floating on Baffin Bay, stargazing in Big Bend, or greeting giraffes and zebras in Glen Rose.
Visiting a Japanese garden can bring peace and—especially in the winter months—quiet.
It’s that special (albeit short-lived) time of year when bright splashes of wildflowers begin popping up in the least expected places, and we welcome the shining sun rather than curse its existence. It’s spring in Texas, a season we vow each year to relish fully while it lasts. Pair the
Big Bend Ranch State Park and Enchanted Rock State Natural Area both saw a 50 percent surge in backcountry rescues last year.
Across Texas, Santa is staying jolly this year with contact-free visits, drive-through light displays, and more pandemic-proof festivities.
They aren’t just for kids anymore.
Among the kitsch and charm, visitors will find some sophisticated offerings in this popular Central Texas destination.
Catch the Polar Express, visit the Grinch, or have your own 'It's a Wonderful Life' moment in a festive town square.
Everything old is new again at Contigo Ranch.
Snag a front-row seat at Old Tunnel State Park for one of nature’s finest displays.
Some of the most charming small-town escapes in the state.
And the apps to download before you go.
The state’s top offerings, from a pizza ninja invasion to a wine-themed Mardi Gras.
The state’s top offerings, from the most celebrated MLK Day parades to commemorations of King at the Rothko.
When urban stress sets the nerves ajangle, it’s comforting to know there is a Japanese garden nearby.
You can still find it in these great small towns.