By Larry D. Hodge
Texas is rarely dull. the diversity of items to work out and do, sniff and style, ask yourself at and run from could take a life-time to get pleasure from. sturdy instances in Texas covers the well-publicized points of interest but additionally is going off the overwhelmed route to locate other folks, locations, and occasions that make this country exact. for example, there is a piece of apple pie preserved in helium at Amarillo's Helium Monument. Poteet boasts a 7 foot strawberry. San Antonio turns an annual river-cleaning undertaking into the Riverwalk backside competition and dust Parade. The tallest go within the Western Hemisphere, close to Amarillo, is noticeable from 20 miles away. and you'll particularly transparent your sinuses at Terlingua's annual chilli-cook-offs. This funny consultant to the place the thrill is starts with a bankruptcy on a number of the unusual stuff that may be discovered around the kingdom.
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Publisher : Republic of Texas Press isbn10 | asin : 1556226853 print isbn13 : 9781556226854 ebook isbn13 : 9780585230382 language : English subject Texas--Guidebooks. 6404/63 subject : Texas--Guidebooks. Page i Good Times in Texas A Pretty Complete Guide to Where the Fun Is Larry D. Hodge Page ii Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Hodge Larry D. Hodge. cm. Title. 6404dc21 98-54229 CIP © 1999, Larry D. Hodge All Rights Reserved Republic of Texas Press is an imprint of Wordware Publishing, Inc.
Unfortunately, that won't help you figure out why this sculpture of a man and a golden retriever is called Arch 406, the name of a senior design course in architecture at Texas A&M University. "Maybe I'm missing something," I said absently. Take a look in the courtyard behind Langford Architecture Center on the Texas A&M University campus. You can get a map and brochure from the Bryan/College Station Convention and Visitors Bureau, 715 University Dr. East; 409/260-9898 or 800/777-8292. No Doubt Here.
In order to be appreciated, there must be those among us whose talent lies not in making music, but in listening to it. I fall into the latter category, and among my favorite instruments to listen to is the dulcimer, especially the hammer dulcimer. The Dulcimer Factory manufactures the objects of my desire and pleasure and welcomes those who'd like to tour the plant. It's at 715 S. Washington St. S. 87); 830/997-6704. Inhale. Exhale. Inhale. Hold It! Hundreds of kinds of herbs grow in a garden shaped like the Texas star, and when the rafters of the country store groan under loads of drying herbs, the cacophony of smells will take your breath away.
Good Times in Texas: A Pretty Complete Guide to Where the Fun Is by Larry D. Hodge