Experience Elevated Luxury at InterContinental San Antonio Riverwalk: Where Texas Hospitality Meets Unparalleled Comfort and Convenience

by InterContinental Hotels & Resorts on July 8, 2024

The newest luxury hotel on the San Antonio scene—InterContinental San Antonio Riverwalk effortlessly combines elevated amenities and classic Texas hospitality for an inspired stay just steps from the famed River Walk and Henry B. Gonzales...

Five Minutes With Award-Winning Actor and Country Music Singer/Songwriter Alexander Ludwig

by Bob Valleau on June 19, 2024

UPDATE JUNE 2024 Be sure to catch Alexander Ludwig in this summer's first blockbuster, Bad Boys: Ride or Die. Released June 7, it's the fourth movie in the Bad Boys franchise and stars Will Smith...

Try Southern Italy: How to get the most out of a trip to the Amalfi Coast

by Matt Jones on May 15, 2024

Done the Renaissance hotspots? Want to zhuzh up your Instagram feed? The seaside towns and plentiful secret spots in Italy south of Naples should be this summer's destination. Let's be honest: Italy is one of...

Let There Be Rock…and Brews’ 3rd Location in Grapevine Texas

by Martin Ramirez on July 6, 2024

On July 2, 2024, in the historic town of Grapevine, KISS frontmen Paul Stanley and Gene Simmons opened their third Rock & Brews Restaurant in Texas.  Joining an estimated 169 restaurants in the premier entertainment...

For the Win at Winstar World Casino and Resort

by Marika Flatt on June 28, 2024

Just across the Texas/ Oklahoma border sits WinStar World Casino and Resort, large and in charge! Just a few miles into Oklahoma, this expansive resort built by Native American Indians reminded me of a very...

The Evening I Ate Nachos and Learned Life Lessons with Legendary Texas Actor Barry Corbin

by Martin Ramirez on June 26, 2024

There’s a lot you can learn from the illustrious career of the iconic Barry Corbin. From the ranches of Lubbock to earnest beginnings in stage acting, from acclaimed present-day roles in Yellowstone, Tulsa King, and...

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Discovering Ponte Vedra Inn & Club: An Oceanfront Oasis

by Kim (Hudson) Karrasch on June 25, 2024

Whether you're a tennis or golf enthusiast, a foodie, or simply in search of a tranquil beach getaway, this beachfront resort near Jacksonville, Florida, offers an unforgettable experience for all who visit. Nestled on the...

A Timeless Night Under the Stars in Dallas: Shakespeare in the Park

by Sara Aguinaga on June 21, 2024

The 52nd annual Shakespeare in the Park festival is back to entertain audiences with memorable performances and top-notch storytelling. With a six-week programming schedule, you'll have ample time to see both shows. Shakespeare Dallas invites...

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6 Hot Tips for Enjoying Sunny, Sandy Port Aransas, Texas

by Amanda Eyre Ward on June 19, 2024

Nestled on the northern tip of Mustang Island, one of the barrier islands along the Texas Gulf Coast, is Port Aransas. “Port A” is a charming beach town for sun-seekers, nature enthusiasts and adventure lovers. ...

Zen in Zihuatanejo: Relaxation and Rejuvenation Await

by Selena Swartzfager on June 18, 2024

“I hope the Pacific is as blue as it has been in my dreams.” -Red from Shawshank Redemption.   A lesser known location for luxury travel in Mexico, located on the lower west coast in the...

Discover the Heart of Southeast Louisiana: Explore the SELA Gumbo Group’s Rich History, Culture, and Cuisine on a Road Trip from New Orleans to Baton Rouge

by Chris Phillips & Tracy Gonzales on June 17, 2024

New Orleans, a city known for its vibrant culture, rich history, and delectable cuisine, is home to the Southeast Louisiana Gumbo Group (SELA Gumbo). This dynamic community celebrates the diverse heritage and unique flavors of...

Luxury on the Emerald Coast: Bal Harbour Shops Pop Up in Sandestin

by Wendi Baird on June 14, 2024

The white sand beaches and turquoise waters of South Walton, Florida, are known for their laid-back charm, but this summer, a touch of Miami's high-end glamour has arrived in the form of the Bal Harbour...

3 Ways to Restore Yourself While Staying at VIDA Cayman

by Martin Ramirez on June 11, 2024

It takes a visionary to design the perfect getaway that breathes life back into your soul. And that’s exactly what VIDA Cayman does.  Nestled in Barkers Beach on the Western tip of Grand Cayman, this...

The Comeback Coast – Fort Myers Beach, Florida

by Kim Weiss on June 6, 2024

Some people kiss the ground when they land in Jerusalem. Others do the same in Mecca. After decades of living in Florida and relocating from sea level to 7000 feet, I nearly fell to my...

TX Tunes: June 2024

by Gracie Watt on June 1, 2024

Local Texas Bands Releasing New Music, Bands From Out of Town Coming to Your City on Tour – We Have It All for You in This Month’s Texas Tunes.    #1 Bri Bagwell & Sarah...

Dylan Gossett’s Rise From TikTok Sensation to Country Music Star

by Emily Hord on May 31, 2024

Austinite Dylan Gossett has taken the country music scene by storm. With over 5 million monthly listeners on Spotify, it's hard to believe that just a year ago his song "Coal" blew up on TikTok....

Downtown Austin: 1 Hotel + 3 Restaurants Not to Miss

by Marika Flatt on May 22, 2024

Who doesn’t want to spend a weekend in downtown Austin, perfectly situated smack dab in the middle of the action? The Line Hotel, which was renovated from an old Radisson, sits on the epic corner...

4 “It” Resorts in Scottsdale, Arizona

by Brook Benten on May 21, 2024

Scottsdale, Arizona, is a map dot for some of the best spas, golf courses and hotels in the world. These gems dazzle in rare ways. Being a city known for its opulence, there are dozens...

Landmark Prime Rib Celebrates 100 Years of Fine Dining in Dallas

by Martin Ramirez on May 17, 2024

Prime rib. It’s one of the most succulent cuts of meat that reflects a certain aura of celebration or high-brow fine dining reminiscent of Roaring ‘20s cuisine.  It’s a dish steeped in American tradition with...

Texas Voices: Sibling Sensations Tim and Zina Harrington Shine as Teen Models/Actors

by Bob Valleau on May 16, 2024

Tim and Zina Harrington are a dynamic brother-sister duo who have carved out successful careers as models and actors in the entertainment industry. Tim, the older of the two at 17, initially began his career...

Make a Toast to the Environment at Pedernales Cellars, a Pioneering Texas Hill Country Winery

by Samantha Foster on March 10, 2024

Pedernales Cellars, a pioneering Texas Hill Country winery, is at the forefront of the efforts to increase the sustainability of the Texas Wine industry. In the nearly thirty years that the Kuhlken family has been...

Sips and Sounds Summer Festival 2024

by Brian Maass on June 25, 2024

The Coca-Cola Sips & Sounds Summer Festival is returning to Austin this weekend, June 29-30. Last year the first Sips & Sounds Festival was held at Waterloo Park, this year’s festival will move to the...

North Texas Actor Eric Hanson Reflects on His Successful Career and Future in Acting

by Bob Valleau on May 30, 2024

Eric Hanson, a talented TV and film actor from North Texas, has made a name for himself in the entertainment industry with his impressive acting skills and charming personality.  With a career spanning over ten...

Fun for the Whole Family: Nacogdoches’ 34th Annual Texas Blueberry Festival

by Visit Nacogdoches on May 22, 2024

Nacogdoches, known as the Oldest Town in Texas, features brick streets and a photo-worthy backdrop of local businesses on the original streets of the El Camino Real. Designated “The Garden Capital of Texas,” Nacogdoches is...