The estate, built in 1866, reopens in July with a complete redesign by Austin interior designer Shannon Eddings.
Where to stay, shop, eat, drink—and maybe take in a pirate cruise with the kids.
Three new venues—Warstic, the Long Time, and Rocker B Ranch—offer fresh ways to get in touch with your inner baseball fan.
Port Aransas has always been a place for Texans to relax, play, and make lasting memories. Now, after Harvey, it needs us just as much as we need it.
Dispatches from the restaurant, retail, and lodging owners in Port Aransas.
There are some bright spots and signs of hope as the area recovers and rebuilds. The fish and birds are waiting for you.
Spoiler: We have no idea, but 2018 is wild.
Thousands attended the 22nd annual SandFest competition, the first since Hurricane Harvey.
We won’t leave you hanging: These parks offer a different way for families to enjoy the views.
The Amtrak train offers a way to revel in the expanse of Texas.
Former train corridors pave the way for exploration and quietude through seven counties in this rural part of the state.
How San Antonio handles the Alamo Plaza redevelopment will say a lot about what kind of city it wants to become.
With its upscale tents along the Pedernales River, Walden Retreats opens next week outside of Johnson City.
In his latest book, which comes out in May, Kenny Braun explores the extraordinary diversity of the state’s beauty.
From the red-rock canyons of the Panhandle to the towering forests of the Piney Woods, some of the best parts of our state are accessible only by foot.
These North Texas hikes will take you to spots that have helped shape our state’s history.
These hikes, through the Edwards Plateau and the Coastal Plains, will take you to quiet spots in some of the state’s most popular parks.
These hikes will take you on a tour of the towering forests behind the Pine Curtain.
These mountain hikes will take you to new heights—and new extremes.
Yesterday and today go together nicely in this historic town not too far from Austin.
With one of Houston’s top museums off limits until fall, here are five other free museums and galleries that you should check out.
Unique and intimate lodging options abound across Texas, from themed guesthouses to communal compounds and even a former jailhouse.
In this second of three installments, we follow a team of filmmakers and adventurers as they travel along the border river.
The revered Dallas hotel is ready for another century of revelry after sweeping design changes by a visionary local firm.
Where to find wide-open skies—or a big telescope—if you live in the big city or in the eastern half of the state.
Move over, minibar. Check out some of the most decadent presidential suites you'll find across Texas.
Experience the heart of the Land of Enchantment.
What to do, where to eat, and more if you’re heading to Fort Davis, Marfa, Marathon, and/or Big Bend this season.
Inspired by the latest fossil findings? Follow the dino trail and see real tracks or go hands-on at one of the state’s many museum exhibits.
Among the kitsch and charm, visitors will find some sophisticated offerings in this popular Central Texas destination.
With the state’s four highest peaks, Guadalupe Mountains National Park offers incredible vistas and rewarding trails, which you just might have mostly to yourself.
In the first of our series counting down to March, we explore where to stay, eat, shop, and play in this historic city.
"It was one of those rare moments." Photographers who were there for the snow among the cacti share their favorite images.
Historic renovations and new modern developments give travelers and locals alike more options for lodging, restaurants, and shopping.
From intimate dinners to themed dance parties and family-friendly celebrations, say hello to 2018 your way.
Getaway options across the state include a yurt, a one-room cabin, a historic cottage, and a grand lakeside estate.
Catch the Polar Express, visit the Grinch, or have your own 'It's a Wonderful Life' moment in a festive town square.
Join the dapper Mike Casey for a bicycle tour of his favorite bars, restaurants and more in the funky, charming King William neighborhood.
With new shopping and hotel options, this biannual antiquing hub is now a year-round destination.
Josh Block, Leon Bridges’s producer, and his family give us a tour of the Cowtown they love.
For an affordable stay in a new city, with built-in friends.
Three new stays bring elevated style to the Brazos Valley.
A cluster of creative types has set up shop in Chip and Joanna Gaines’s suddenly hot hometown.
Now is the time to visit Waco, so book one of these vacation rentals that was renovated on the popular HGTV show.
Everything old is new again at Contigo Ranch.
The son of a Texas legend stalks the coastal shallows with the soul of an artist.
Here’s to last-minute getaways before summer is a distant memory.
Snag a front-row seat at Old Tunnel State Park for one of nature’s finest displays.
Hankering for a little beach time? Here are a few of our favorite sandy spots to escape to this summer.
Discovering the Mosheim school.