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Tourism

Habeas Corpus

Jan 20, 2013 By Joe Nick Patoski

The rap on Corpus Christi is that there’s no there there—but a case can be made that it’s a great weekend destination.

Marathon Man

Jun 30, 1998 By Kathryn Jones

Houston’s J.P. Bryan is remaking a West Texas town into what could be the next Taos—and for some locals, that’s a mixed blessing.

The Beach Is Back…

May 31, 1995 By Gary Cartwright

… but can it last? That’s what Galveston officials are wondering as they put the finisheng touches on a nearly $6 million renourishment project—just in time for hurricane season.

Lost Kingdom

Feb 1, 1995 By Turk Pipkin

A trip to Guatemalan jungle reveals the splendid ruins of Tikal and the mystereries of the ancient Maya.