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Fredericksburg – Texas Heart, German Soul

Arriving in Fredericksburg, there are two things that immediately stand out: first, Main Street’s extreme width - designed to enable a turning circumference for a team of oxen pulling a wagon, and second, the p...
San Antonio

December in San Antonio – TexMex Holidays

Festivals, events and fun fill up San Antonio’s calendar each December. Here’s a look at some of the holiday highlights… La Tamalada Comadre Gloria Solis and her husband guide the Tamal making workshop at...
Fredericksburg

Wine, Candles and Music in Fredericksburg, Texas

Fredericksburg, Texas In the heart of the Texas Hill Country, about an hour northwest of San Antonio, the small town of Fredericksburg beckons visitors with shopping, dining, wineries and charm. Founded in the...
San Antonio The Alamo

Welcome to San Antonio

Visiting San Antonio, deep in the heart of south/central Texas, I half expected long-horn cattle and saloons with swinging doors. What I found was a city where the blending of Texan and Mexican cultures is much...

Follow the sun to a winter golf getaway

Among many Canadian golfers the winter closure of domestic courses triggers an intense yearning for sunny fairways that never see a flake of snow. Moreover, there are oodles of excellent venues to choose from i...

Deep in the heart of Texas

San Antonio blends a compelling past with modern pizzazz There’s an old saying in the “lone star state” proclaiming that every Texan has two homes, his own and San Antonio. This deep-rooted passion for the s...