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8 Emerging Cultural Hot Spots You Need To Visit In Texas

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 03.20.2014 | Arts

For better or worse, what was once a small annual gathering of alt-country nerds has grown into a circus that descends on Austin, Texas every March, k...

Artist Clifford Ross Has Taken the Road Less Traveled: Stained Glass (Part 2)

Elizabeth Sobieski | Posted 03.09.2014 | Arts
Elizabeth Sobieski

The Austin Wall as seen from the main lobby of the Austin Federal Courthouse. Copyright: Clifford Ross All Rights Reserved This is the second half...

Artist Clifford Ross Has Taken the Road Less Traveled

Elizabeth Sobieski | Posted 03.08.2014 | Arts
Elizabeth Sobieski

The Austin Wall as seen from the main lobby of the Austin Federal Courthouse. Copyright: Clifford Ross All Rights Reserved A few years ago, I visi...

Wild Pigs in Texas

Dark Rye | Posted 09.19.2013 | Taste
Dark Rye

Chef Jesse Griffiths on ethical hunting.

Unwind

Alison Lewis | Posted 07.15.2013 | Travel
Alison Lewis

I am always looking for vacation destinations that emphasize wellness, healthy living and serenity. If you are in need of a late-summer or fall getaway idea, check out my top five favorite places to unwind and renew.

5 Spectacular April Getaways

MiniTime | Posted 06.02.2013 | Travel
MiniTime

April is shoulder season for many North American destinations, so this can also be a wonderfully affordable time for a carpe diem-inspired break. Here are five great family destinations that beckon in April.

7 Best Vacations With Kids Under 7

U.S. News Travel | Posted 12.06.2012 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Young kids haven't quite learned to eye-roll. In most cases, mommy and daddy are still heroes, so you might as well capitalize on that while you can. Go on: Impart your worldly wisdom, share your interests and infect your kids with the travel bug before it's too late!

5 Fall Foliage & Festival Destinations (PHOTOS)

Shermans Travel | Posted 11.25.2012 | Travel
Shermans Travel

Whether you call it leaf peeping, foliage following or just "spending a day outside," enjoying fall's colors is one of the simplest joys of this wonderful time of year. Whether you're practically a professional leaf-peeper or just a casual enthusiast, you'll need to know where to take in the season's splendor. Of course, there's much more to autumn than looking at leaves.

A Dip In The Lone Star State's Swimming Holes

Christine Buckley | Posted 10.24.2012 | Travel
Christine Buckley

Nothing provides relief from the blazing heat quite like jumping into a cool, clear, spring-fed swimming hole.

Texas Rice Farmers Face Water Shortage

AP | RAMIT PLUSHNICK-MASTI | Posted 05.02.2012 | Green

HOUSTON (AP) — Thousands of Texas rice farmers won't get water for irrigation this year because lakes and rivers remain low after more than a year o...

Another Side of Lone Star State

Charu Suri | Posted 10.11.2011 | Travel
Charu Suri

It was April, and the eagles had already migrated North though a few condors circled overhead.

Not Lost at All: Texas Pines, Debut Authors, and the World's Largest Gingerbread Man

Joy Preble | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Joy Preble

Maybe that's what miracles are. Something grabs you up by the roots and transplants you somewhere new. And after the shock wears off, you get another surprise. You find that you're thriving there.