In our westernmost city, cultural boundaries are as fluid as the Rio Grande.
How a move from New York to El Paso birthed a music career.
Liz Lambert on sprucing up another iconic South Congress hideout.
Just like Texas, Route 66 is a state of mind. Here’s where the mythologies intersect.
From a high-end winery in Coleman and an art deco hotel in Big Spring to a bookstore in Alpine and an art museum in Canadian, some of the best places to eat, stay, and shop are in our small towns. You've just got to get out and find them.
Looking back on last year's best stories to plan this year's wanderings.
The best sights, bites, and experiences from my travels around the state this year.
When a Cowtown neighborhood makes room for a vegan ice cream parlor, you know something’s changed.
A Texan’s guide to seasonal diversions around the state.
What to buy your favorite Texan this holiday season.
A visit to these indie gift shops, which feature impeccably curated stock from makers around the world, is a gift in itself.
Some of the most charming small-town escapes in the state.
An armadillo incense burner. An Andy Warhol self-portrait. The keys to the Alamo. Who knew what startling treasures you could find without ever leaving the state?
The state's best repositories of art, historical objects, and natural wonders.
Selections from my personal wanderlist.
Birding excursions and events around the state.
Accounts to follow and hashtags to search for the latest intel on Texas’s biggest antiques show.
Tips for trips across the state.
Making the most of two days in the Bayou City.
Instagramming my way around East Texas.
Piscatory pursuits on the largest man-made lake in the South.
Mapping the state’s meatiest routes.
Have tube, will travel.
Vacation envy, vintage edition.
An Insta-dispatch from the flourishing West Texas frontier town.
Hotel alternatives for your summer in the city.
Where to enjoy al fresco films around the state.
No, it’s not Marfa. And that’s just fine.
Where to go to cool off this summer.
Ideal seaside retreats for parties of two to twenty-two.
Travel the state through the lenses of these pros.
Get out of the city and into one of these cozy country hideouts.
Because there’s nothing sweeter than fruits you’ve plucked yourself.
The most superlative amenities at the state's top getaways.
The Wanderer explores one of the Hill Country's most idyllic towns.
A few cinematic excursions around the state.
Hotels on the horizon.
On the anniversary of last year’s flood, this Hill Country town is as beautiful as ever.
A lavishly repurposed brewhouse. A sophisticated B&B. A chic former jail cell. Put your feet up at the ten best new (or newly renovated) hotels and hideaways in the state.
Spring's roadside beauties are still growing strong.
Yes, overnight camps for grown-ups are really a thing.
Where to go for a little spring-cleaning.
The best DIY, FYI.
Who's ready for some world-class junking?
And the apps to download before you go.
The Wanderer explores Texas’s first World Heritage Site.
When the Alamo and the River Walk aren’t enough.
Six perfect Texas drives.
Are big and bright—and ready for their close-up.