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    • Kemah Boardwalk Created: Thursday, July 31, 2014 Updated: Thursday, July 31, 2014
      Located on the western shore of Galveston Bay, near the entrance to Clear Lake, the tiny town of Kemah is home to one of the most popular attractions on the Texas Gulf Coast -- the Kemah Boardwalk.
    • Most Scenic Places in Texas Created: Wednesday, July 30, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      Texas has several diverse geographical regions, each of which offer their own unique natural beauty. To that end, Texas' most scenic places are often more different than they are alike.
    • Lake Sam Rayburn Created: Friday, November 23, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014
      Located in the East Texas Piney Woods, Lake Sam Rayburn is one of the most popular fishing destinations in the country.
    • Galveston Island Beaches Created: Sunday, April 28, 2013 Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014
      One of Texas' most popular coastal destinations, Galveston Island features a number of public beaches.
    • Best Road Trips in Texas Created: Monday, July 28, 2014 Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014
      Texas has thousands of miles of roadways, from major interstates to small country roads. When traveling along these roads and highways, drivers will find no shortages of sights to see. Here is a li...
    • Road Tripping Down Texas' I-10 Corridor Created: Wednesday, May 28, 2014 Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014
      Interstate 10 runs the width of the United States. In Texas, it runs from the small town of Orange on the Louisiana border to the town of Anthony way out west.
    • Galveston Island Hotels Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014
      Historic and scenic Galveston Island has long been one of Texas' top tourist destinations. From the historic Strand Entertainment District to modern attractions such as Moody Gardens and Schlitterb...
    • Things to Do With Kids on Galveston Island Created: Monday, October 29, 2012 Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014
      Galveston is one of Texas' oldest and most popular coastal destinations and is a perfect location for a family vacation.
    • Galveston Island Family Vacation Activities Created: Wednesday, October 30, 2013 Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014
      Galveston Island is a great place to spend a family vacation, with plenty to see and do.
    • Things to Do on Galveston Island Created: Tuesday, August 26, 2008 Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014
      From beaches to historic homes to modern attractions, Galveston Island is a great all-around vacation destination. Anyone heading to the big island will certainly find plenty to see and do. Here ar...
    • Summer Vacation Activities on Galveston Island Created: Tuesday, May 22, 2012 Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014
      Historic Galveston Island offers summer visitors a number of great summer vacation activities.
    • Attractions on Galveston Island Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014
      Historic Galveston Island is home to a variety of popular attractions, from landmarks and historic buildings to modern wonders and scenic natural areas.
    • Galveston Island Festivals Created: Thursday, October 16, 2008 Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014
      Beaches, restaurants and historic homes are what most people envision when they think of Galveston Island. And, although Galveston is home to plenty of each, it is also the site for a number of fes...
    • Galveston Restaurants Created: Thursday, February 07, 2008 Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014
      Whether it is seafood along the seawall or tacos and margaritas by the bay, there is no shortage of fine eateries on Galveston Island.
    • Top Galveston Island Historical Sights and Attractions Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014
      Galveston is one of the most historic cities in Texas. From its time as a major 1800s era shipping port, through the 1900 hurricane and up until modern day, Galveston has played a large role in sha...
    • Galveston Island Historical Sites and Attractions Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014
      Galveston is one of the most historic cities in Texas. From its time as a major 1800s era shipping port, through the 1900 hurricane and up until modern day, Galveston has played a large role in sha...
    • Galveston Pleasure Pier Created: Wednesday, July 23, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014
      The Galveston Pleasure Pier is a one-of-a-kind attraction for vacationers on Galveston Island. With a variety of rides, a midway full of games, Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. restaurant, breathtaking views of the Gulf of Mexico and more, visiting the Galveston Pleasure Pier is a great way to top off any vacation to the Texas coast.
    • Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge Created: Saturday, July 23, 2005 Updated: Saturday, July 19, 2014
      Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge is located in deep South Texas and offers visitors an opportunity to view a variety of bird and animal life which can be found elsewhere in the United States. Its location along the border and unique climate are enticing to both wildlife and wildlife lovers. Winter sees birders flock to the LANWR to witness migration, while the rest of the year finds visitors looking for the elusive and endangered ocelot.
    • Falcon State Park Created: Wednesday, June 01, 2005 Updated: Saturday, July 19, 2014
      Located along the Texas/Mexico border, Falcon State Park sits on the shores of Falcon Lake and offers fishermen, nature lovers, and campers a unique outdoor experience.
    • Hotel Adolphus Created: Tuesday, February 27, 2007 Updated: Saturday, July 19, 2014
      Originally built in 1912 by Adolphus Busch, Dallas' Hotel Adolphus affords guests comfortable accommodations among European-style elegance, including the famed Frech Room restaurant, ample event space, and wedding services.
    • Spending the Holiday Season in Texas Created: Thursday, September 29, 2011 Updated: Saturday, July 19, 2014
      From Thanksgiving through New Year's, there is a myriad of holiday themed events and activities held across the Lone Star State, giving visitors plenty of reasons to get in the holiday spirit.
    • 48 Hours in Austin, Texas Created: Monday, April 04, 2011 Updated: Saturday, July 19, 2014
      Spend 48 hours in Austin, Texas, to learn more about this Central Texas getaway. Learn about fun things to do, where to see live music, shop and eat during 48 hours in Austin.
    • February in Texas Created: Monday, January 30, 2012 Updated: Saturday, July 19, 2014
      Winter's final month is best known for Valentine's Day. However, in Texas February sees a number of exciting and unique events, activities and festivals.
    • Texas International Fishing Tournament Created: Saturday, July 30, 2005 Updated: Saturday, July 19, 2014
      Held the first weekend in August in the waters around Port Isabel and South Padre Island, the Texas International Fishing Tournament is the largest salt water fishing tournament in Texas, attracting over 1,200 participants every year.
    • Texas Festivals and Events in August Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Saturday, July 19, 2014
      August marks the end of summer and, of course, towns across the Lone Star State aren't about to let summer slip away without a few big festivals and events. From fishing tournaments to music festiv...
    • Arroyo City Texas Created: Sunday, July 13, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014
      Arroyo City is a secluded town on the banks of the Arroyo Colorado River. It is situated just off the Lower Laguna Madre Bay, about halfway between Port Isabel and Port Mansfield. This tiny, isolated waterfront community is a great vacation destination for fishermen, birders, nature lovers and, basically, anyone wanting to get away from it all.
    • Freshwater Fishing in Texas Created: Tuesday, February 28, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014
      Texas has a vast amount of rivers, lakes, streams and ponds. Within these waters live an amazing number of freshwater fish species which give Texas a high quality and diverse freshwater fishery.
    • Spring Vacation Destinations in Texas Created: Thursday, February 27, 2014 Updated: Wednesday, July 16, 2014
      Here are some of the best spring vacation destinations in Texas.
    • SunMart Texas Trails Endurance Run Created: Wednesday, November 29, 2006 Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014
      Held each year in the Huntsville State Park, just north of Houston, the Sunmart Endurance Run features 50-mile and 50-k endurance runs and is one of the largest Ultra events in the country.
    • Texas Snook Fishing Created: Wednesday, February 16, 2005 Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014
      Few anglers realize South Texas is home to the only viable snook population outside of Florida in the entire United States. If you have designs on landing a linesider, why not head to South Texas, rather than South Florida, and join the growing ranks of fishermen who can claim to have caught a Texas snook?
    • Winter Texans Enjoy Saltwater Fishing Created: Monday, February 14, 2005 Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014
      Winter Texans, spending two to four months in the Lone Star State, have developed a penchant for many saltwater sportfish often overlooked by resident Texas anglers. Luckily for them, Texas' mild winter weather affords them plenty of angling opportunities.
    • Beethoven Halle Oktoberfest Created: Monday, October 06, 2008 Updated: Friday, July 11, 2014
      Held at San Antonio's Beethoven Halle und Garten, Oktoberfest is a traditional German celebration with a full compliment of food, music, drink, dance and entertainment.

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