When traveling though Texas you might gravitate toward the larger cities like Houston, Dallas or Austin, but what if you were to look at one of the smaller cities? Often known as a lesser city, Waco, is a hub of action just waiting to be discovered. Numerous museums, local shopping opportunities, a sizable zoo and a chance encounter with an HGTV Celebrity or two rest within the bounds of the town known for college sports and Dr Pepper. Waco Mammoth National Monument In
I always enjoy a good pass through Austin, though typically I am never there for long, I always enjoy the sights and sounds of the unique city. Though it happens to be the capitol of Texas, it is unlike any other capitol city you will find as its culture paves the way to a city of innovation and art which cannot be surpassed. The first time I heard the phrase “Keep Austin Weird” I was a little confused, I knew two things to be in the city, the University of Texas and all of
Just outside of Corpus Christi in a slightly more remote stretch of Texas coast rests Padre Island National Seashore, a beachfront land preserve operated by the United States Park System that offered a variety of camping and recreation options.
Amongst those, Malaquite Beach Campground, a small but nice facility less than a quarter mile up the beach from the visitors center. This campground boasts around 50 campsites, many featuring a picnic table, BBQ and shade structure.
What is geocache? Geocache is like a modern day treasure hunt. It combines the fun of the hunt with the unique GPS coordinates found on your cell phone. Thought of by some as a game and a past time by others, each unique location is different from the last and contains treasures shared by each hunter stopping along the way. To find these you log onto the geocache app and start to play by finding cache in your area on the location map, then simply follow the unique GPS loc
One of the things which makes Texas so great is the ability to at any time find a world of adventure right in your backyard. With a simple drive up any one of our highways your are opened up to a plethora of exciting options for family friendly days of fun in the sun. For our family like many, we enjoy the opportunity to travel within our state and enjoy all that the it has to offer. Today was one such adventure as we loaded up and took the 2 hour trip to Waco. We indul