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Day Trips covers the world of Texas travel from Amarillo to Zapata and beyond.

Athens Scuba Park

Underwater obstacles make spring-fed lake a diver's paradise

Gerald E. McLeod, Oct. 8, 2015

Janis Joplin's Porsche in Port Arthur

Museum of Gulf Coast wants the Lord to buy them a Porsche

Gerald E. McLeod, Oct. 1, 2015

National Public Lands Day

National Public Lands Day puts a shine on America's best idea

Gerald E. McLeod, Sep. 24, 2015

Elizabeth Crockett's Grave, Acton

State's smallest historic site honors the widow of the famous frontiersman

Gerald E. McLeod, Sep. 17, 2015

Day Trips

Rain, potty breaks, and sand dunes make traveling Texas better

Gerald E. McLeod, Sep. 10, 2015

Concordia Cemetery, El Paso

Old El Paso was dying to get into historic cemetery

Gerald E. McLeod, Sep. 3, 2015

Sun Studio, Memphis, Tenn.

Birthplace of rock & roll still all right, mama

Gerald E. McLeod, Aug. 27, 2015

The Stafford Bank & Opera House

Historic small town theatre continues to perform

Gerald E. McLeod, Aug. 20, 2015

Sundew Trail in the Big Thicket, Kountze

Take a walk in one of the most biodiverse landscapes in the world

Gerald E. McLeod, Aug. 13, 2015

Sundays With Santiago, San Antonio

Accordion player Santiago Jiménez Jr. fills taco shop with free rancheras

Gerald E. McLeod, Aug. 6, 2015

The St. Anthony Hotel

The legendary San Antonio hotel reopens with the look of modern luxury

Gerald E. McLeod, Jul. 30, 2015

Rio Grande Gorge Bridge, Taos, N.M.

Take a walk with a wild view across the seventh-highest bridge in the U.S.

Gerald E. McLeod, Jul. 23, 2015

Horsehead Crossing, Pecos River

Old Western trails funneled through the low-water crossing in the West Texas desert

Gerald E. McLeod, Jul. 16, 2015

Hill Country Peaches

Sample the fresh produce of farmers' roadside stands

Gerald E. McLeod, Jul. 9, 2015

Glenrio, Texas

Gerald E. McLeod, Jul. 2, 2015

Aurora, Texas

UFO incident leaves alien pilot dead and locals scratching their heads

Gerald E. McLeod, Jun. 25, 2015

Chamizal National Memorial, El Paso

Gerald E. McLeod, Jun. 18, 2015

Old School Leathersmith, Lockhart

Making leather goods that last to customers' specifications

Gerald E. McLeod, Jun. 11, 2015

Water Gardens, Fort Worth

Stay dry while surrounded by cascading falls

Gerald E. McLeod, Jun. 4, 2015

Llama Adventures, Taos, N.M.

Walk on the wild side of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains with a pet llama

Gerald E. McLeod, May. 28, 2015

Southfork Ranch, Dallas

Big hats and big hair are remembered fondly at the Ewings' house

Gerald E. McLeod, May. 21, 2015

Culinaria, San Antonio

Explore the world of food and drink in the Alamo City

Gerald E. McLeod, May. 14, 2015

700 Springs, Junction

There's a lot of water spouts at Texas' 11th-largest spring

Gerald E. McLeod, May. 7, 2015

Project Row Houses, Houston

Former shotgun houses get new life as art galleries

Gerald E. McLeod, Apr. 30, 2015

Regency Bridge Loop, Goldthwaite

Enjoy the wildflowers on this self-guided driving tour through the hills

Gerald E. McLeod, Apr. 23, 2015

Dick's Classic Car Museum, San Marcos

Travel through an automotive time machine

Gerald E. McLeod, Apr. 16, 2015

Katy Prairie, Hockley

Wildlife viewing platform give a bird's eye view of Warren Lake

Gerald E. McLeod, Apr. 9, 2015

Rio Taxis

Take the water shuttles around the San Antonio River Walk

Apr. 2, 2015

Sacred Tours, San Marcos

Walk in the footsteps of the Coahuiltecan people

Gerald E. McLeod, Mar. 26, 2015

Marina's German Bakery, El Paso

Hot cross buns in the land of pan dulce

Gerald E. McLeod, Mar. 19, 2015

Prairie Dog Town

These critters are making a comeback

Gerald E. McLeod, Mar. 12, 2015

Killen's Texas Barbecue in Pearland

Taking smoked meats to a new plateau

Gerald E. McLeod, Mar. 5, 2015

Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley State Park

A great place for bird-watching

Gerald E. McLeod, Feb. 26, 2015

Elissa, Galveston

A proud ship and a unique classroom

Gerald E. McLeod, Feb. 19, 2015

Cattail Marsh, Beaumont

Nature preserve offers up amazing sights

Gerald E. McLeod, Feb. 12, 2015

Grand Central Cafe, Kingsland

Cafe from classic horror film still killin' it

Gerald E. McLeod, Feb. 5, 2015

New Braunfels Brewing Co.

Jan. 29, 2015

Kiki's Mexican Restaurant, El Paso

A little place with a big reputation

Gerald E. McLeod, Jan. 22, 2015

Day Trips

McAllen home to diverse ecosystem

Gerald E. McLeod, Jan. 15, 2015

Twin Sisters Dance Hall

The oldest dance hall in Texas?

Gerald E. McLeod, Jan. 8, 2015

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