Travel

Posted By Kyle Whitecotton on 2018 Nov 27 - 1:34pm

Hamurana Springs
For most, the first signs of winter’s arrival lightly frosting our windowpanes and chilling our cheeks have us fine-tuning the thermostat and scouring the closet for warmer clothes. By the time we’re just a few days into December, our minds are already preoccupied with running away to...

Posted By Kyle Whitecotton on 2018 Oct 18 - 3:46pm

Magical Winter Lights
Despite cool weather and runny noses, the winter makes a habit of blowing in a host of holiday festivals. While cozying up by the fire or taking part in local happenings is never a bad idea, there are some festivities throughout the Lone Star State worthy of a quick road trip. So, don your favorite...

Posted By Kyle Whitecotton on 2018 Sep 18 - 3:28pm

Shot Glass
Over the years, the craft distillation movement has produced hundreds of new distilleries across the country and delivered a fair amount of small brands to compete with the bigger, more established names on the market. These craft distillers are passionate, inquisitive and driven by the thrill of...

Posted By Courtney Dabney on 2018 Aug 27 - 1:40pm

While all seasons are kind to the quaint city of Santa Fe, New Mexico, the fall — when the shadows grow longer and the weather is ideal — remains the perfect time to visit. So, if you’re planning a September trip to the capital of the Land of Enchantment, here are some places to...

Posted By Linda Blackwell Simmons on 2018 Jul 30 - 2:48pm

It’s mid-April and I’m strolling down Bull Street, cutting through one of the 22 squares that grace Savannah — seeing the centuries-old Southern live oaks laden with Spanish moss, smelling the blossoming azaleas, and hearing the genteel horse-drawn carriage rounding the corner....

Posted By Kyle Whitecotton on 2018 Jun 20 - 12:12pm

No two bucket lists are the same. Many people fill their bucket with physical achievements like marathons and mountains, while others check off landmarks like Mount Rushmore and the Hoover Dam. There’s whale-watching and bird-spotting. There’s learning new languages and mastering new...

Posted By Kyle Whitecotton on 2018 May 31 - 4:05pm

Geothermally heated groundwater circulating deep beneath the earth occasionally makes its way up to form small pools of varying temperatures on the surface. The best of these hot springs are scattered around the world from the Cascate del Mulino in Tuscany and the Pamukkale in southwestern Turkey...

Posted By Kyle Whitecotton on 2018 Apr 25 - 10:02am

With more than 360 miles of coastline, the state of Texas has its own heavy-hitting seaside offerings with uninterrupted sandy beaches, stunning waters, great swimming, snorkeling, fishing, kiteboarding and bird-watching to occupy the long hours between sunbathing or just dipping your toes in the...