Texas

Queen Anne Charmer in Victoria Brings Plenty of Tourist Opportunities

By Bethany Erickson | April 29, 2018 | Comments Off on Queen Anne Charmer in Victoria Brings Plenty of Tourist Opportunities

Victoria, Texas, is often called “the Crossroads” because of how close it is to some of the biggest attractions and cities in the state. Indeed, at first it might seem like Victoria wouldn’t be an obvious choice for a vacation retreat, but when you realize that almost anything a vacationer would want to do is […]

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Get in Early on Corsicana’s Artful Renaissance with a Fixer-Upper of Your Own

By valeriejarvie | August 7, 2017 | Comments Off on Get in Early on Corsicana’s Artful Renaissance with a Fixer-Upper of Your Own

  HGTV Fixer Upper  fanatics: Do you dream of modernizing a “house with character” into an idyllic country get-away, perhaps one with an art scene for surrounds? Take a gander at this Corsicana old house. If you caught Paper City’s current July/August issue feature “Move Over Marfa; Corsicana is Texas’ Latest Small-Town Arts Mecca,” you’re […]

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Splurge vs. Steal: Possum Kingdom Lake Homes with Spectacular Views of Hell’s Gate Fireworks

By Amy Puchaty | June 9, 2017 | Comments Off on Splurge vs. Steal: Possum Kingdom Lake Homes with Spectacular Views of Hell’s Gate Fireworks

Anyone familiar with North Texas knows that the Hell’s Gate Fireworks Show at Possum Kingdom Lake is hands down the best July 4 party around. And if Possum Kingdom is the lake of the summer, then Hell’s Gate is the party cove. Here boaters, water skiers, and sunbathers flock to see and be seen at […]

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Find a Waterside Retreat in a North Texas Arts Mecca, Clifton

By valeriejarvie | March 17, 2017 | Comments Off on Find a Waterside Retreat in a North Texas Arts Mecca, Clifton

So your family wants a vacation home in the country, but peace and quiet are just not enough for you — you require art and social outlets built around it to feed your soul, even in a rural retreat. Take heart. There’s a North Texas place not far from Dallas-Fort Worth that just might fill […]

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