#TravelTuesday: Six Flags is Back in Houston & Perfect for Family Fun!

by Gabi De la Rosa on July 16, 2019

The biggest amusement park announcement to hit the Houston scene in years was made just in time for the 2019 summer season. Wet & Wild Splashtown is now Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Splashtown. The park...

#TravelTuesday: Going Solo in Rockport-Fulton

by Haven Lindsey on July 9, 2019

French for ‘I am alone’, the term ‘Je suis seul,’ is one that solo travelers repeat to hostesses and waiters, hotel and concierge staff throughout France to let them know they are traveling or dining...

#TravelTuesday: Discover Your Sense of Wonder in South Dakota

by Haven Lindsey on July 2, 2019

Thinking the only thing to see in South Dakota is Mount Rushmore is like thinking the only thing to see in Texas is the Alamo. Make no mistake. Both are magnificent testaments to our nation’s...

3 Reasons Lakeside City is a Great Place to Retire in Texas

by Alicia Holroyd on June 26, 2019

There are many great places to retire within the Lone Star State, and Lakeside City is one of the best. The cost of living in Lakeside City is 13% lower than the United States average,...

#TravelTuesday: Luxury & Sophistication in Cabo San Lucas

by Gabi De la Rosa on June 25, 2019

A short flight from almost anywhere in Texas will get you to Cabo San Lucas, where the Pacific meets the Sea of Cortez and creates its own peninsula of juxtaposing desert, mountain and ocean views....

Destination Austin (and Willie!) this 4th of July

by Britni Rachal on June 24, 2019

The Lone Star State’s favorite red headed stranger is at it again. Texas’ most beloved son, Willie Nelson, is holding his fourth annual 4th of July Picnic at Circuit of the Americas, making Austin a...

#TravelTuesday: 4 Top Reasons Why South Africa Should Be Your Next Travel Destination

by Alicia Saba, The Splendid Traveler on June 18, 2019

South Africa is a year-around destination and really has it all - diverse scenery, world-class cities, wildlife and culture. In one visit, you can have an array of different experiences, making it an attractive and...

Summer Family Fun with the Kids, Texas-Style

by Marika Flatt and Cullen Parker on June 14, 2019

Things are heating up around Texas! With the kids out of school, summer vacation is the perfect time to explore our great state and get in some much-needed relaxation. Here are our top picks for...