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Bats in Texas

Types of Bats in Texas

List of types of Bats in Texas and what you need to know about them. For much of recorded history bats in Texas have fascinated people of all ages. They…

Types of Texas Birds

Types of Birds in Texas

Check out the list of types of birds in Texas. Because of the geographic location, the mild climate, and diverse regions of the State of Texas, the State is blessed…

Types Of Texas Beetles

Types Of Beetles In Texas

List of different types of beetles in Texas. Beetles are insects that stand apart for their toughness. Thick outer skeletons and body structures that make them look like bulldozers or…

Types of Texas Wasps

Types of Wasps In Texas

List of the types of Wasps in Texas and details you need to know about them. Wasps are flying insects that are similar in form and appearance, and also closely…

Types of Texas Grasses

Types of Grass in Texas

Grass is a multi-million dollar industry, in case you don’t know, and that is both on the side of landscapers who earn their money by planting and maintaining the grass…

Richest Neighborhoods In Houston 2020

In this article, we highlight a list of quality locations in Houston, prime neighborhoods where you get to meet with the upper-class people with backgrounds in the arts, business, as…

Archaeological Excavation Sites In Texas

The soil in one of the state’s northern-most counties holds a wealth of historical information from Christ’s time to the Civil War. Driving through Ochiltree County towards Perryton, its county…

Moving to Frisco

Moving to Frisco, Texas?

Top Five Things to Know About this North Dallas Bedroom Community Frisco continues to be amongst the fastest growing suburbs in the United States. The 2000 census recorded the city…

Driving Tours of Texas

Texas is always entertaining and diverse. What other state offers such a diversity of food, culture, and pleasures for both humans and aliens? Grab a map, hop in the car,…

Visiting the Davis Mountains & West Texas

West Texas Vacation Destinations Those with a week to spend can travel a loop formed by Fort Davis, Alpine, and Marfa, with a short detour to Balmorhea. Those with only…

Kayaking in Texas

From Coastal Trails to Gentle Rivers, Texas Offers Kayaker Variety Bring your kayak to Texas (or rent one here) and paddle a coastal wetland past herons and ducks, or down…

Tour The Texas Bluebonnets Country Near Dallas

Tour The Texas Bluebonnets Country Near Dallas

The State Flower Blankets the Roadsides from March Through May Each spring, Texas wildflowers thrive along the highways between Dallas and San Antonio. The state flower, the Texas Bluebonnet, is…

Finding The Golden-Cheeked Warbler In Texas

Between March and June, the endangered Golden-cheeked warbler leaves its home in southern Mexico and northern Central America to spend the spring in Texas. To nest and breed, this beautiful…

Bats of Bracken Cave Near San Antonio, TX

Witnessing an emergence of bats from the maternity colony at Bracken Cave is an awesome experience that may soon be available to the public. No two bat emergences are ever…

Day Tripping Through Austin, TX

When traveling through Texas, perhaps on the way from Shreveport, LA, to San Antonio, be sure to spend the better part of a day in Austin. Austin, Texas, a city…

Austin’s Weird Past & Present

From the University of Texas Tower at one end of Congress St. to Stevie Ray Vaughan’s statue and bat tours at the other end, Austin offers the visitor a whole…

Memories of New Braunfels

Growing up as a child in Houston, my family would spend summer vacations in New Braunfels, one of the old German communities nestled on the edge of the Texas Hill…

History of Shamrock Hotel Houston

One of the most colorful events in Houston history was the grand opening of the famous Shamrock Hotel in 1949 on St. Patrick’s Day. The hotel was built on fifteen…