Dallas - Fort Worth Area Weekend Getaways and Day Trips

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A Capital Retreat: Austin Weekend Getaway
Austin embodies Texas’s best qualities: It is vibrant and laid-back at the same time. As home base to state government and to one ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Austin, TX - Quick Escapes: Dallas/Fort Worth

5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars5 out of 5 stars A Grand Island City: Galveston Weekend Getaway
In its heyday, during the mid-nineteenth century, Galveston was called the Wall Street of the Southwest. Cotton was king, and this ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Galveston, TX - Quick Escapes: Dallas/Fort Worth

A Southern Riverboat Landing: Jefferson Weekend Getaway
There is an effortless grace about the old bayou town way over in east Texas that simply isn’t duplicated elsewhere in the State. ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Jefferson, TX - Quick Escapes: Dallas/Fort Worth

Back to the Beginning: Nacogdoches and San Augustine Weekend Getaway
Nacogdoches isn’t the only town that claims to be the oldest in Texas, but it’s hard to argue with this one’s credentials: Spaniards ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press San Augustine, TX - Quick Escapes: Dallas/Fort Worth

Bavarian Retreat: The Fredericksburg Route Weekend Getaway
The search for a place of peace and serenity has led travelers to Fredericksburg since 1846, when German settlers arrived to form ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Fredericksburg, TX - Quick Escapes: Dallas/Fort Worth

Cowboys and Oil Wells: San Antonio, Arlington, Round Rock, Houston Baseball Trip Family Vacation
Texas baseball goes back to the 1880s, when some fans packed six-shooters at the games. The best of Texas baseball is now played in ...
Published by Fodor's Travel Publications San Antonio, TX - Fodor's Baseball Vacations

Crossing the Red River: Lake Texoma and Lake Murray, Turner Falls, and the Arbuckle Mountains Weekend Getaway
Leaving concrete, expressways, and prairie behind, escapists looking for some watery adventures can find them on the Red River. Driving ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Pottsboro, TX - Quick Escapes: Dallas/Fort Worth

4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars4 out of 5 stars Dude Ranches and Hill Country Glory: Bandera, Lost Maples, Uvalde, and Boerne Weekend Getaway
Bandera is known as the Cowboy Capital of the World not just for its cattle drive and ranching heritage, but also for its record number ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Bandera, TX - Quick Escapes: Dallas/Fort Worth

Garrett Creek Ranch Weekend Getaway
Garrett Creek Ranch is different in that it is not, strictly speaking, a “vacation” guest ranch, but rather a ranch conference facility. ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Paradise, TX - 100 Best Ranch Vacations in North America

Historical Harrison County: Marshall and Caddo Lake Weekend Getaway
Marshall is a sleeping giant: At Texas’s secession from the Union in 1861, the east Texas city was among the wealthiest and busiest ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Marshall, TX - Quick Escapes: Dallas/Fort Worth

Land of Mescaleros and Billy the Kid: Mesilla, Ruidoso, and Lincoln Weekend Getaway
An escape to southern New Mexico fits the bill when you’re looking for something more laid-back than Santa Fe and with an even greater ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Ruidoso, NM - Quick Escapes: Dallas/Fort Worth

3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars3 out of 5 stars Lazy Beach Days: Port Aransas, Corpus Christi, and Kingsville Weekend Getaway
Mustang Island was a Texas barrier island frequented by romanticized pirate Jean Laffite and his buccaneer pals in the 1820s, so once ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Corpus Christi, TX - Quick Escapes: Dallas/Fort Worth

NASCAR - Texas Motor Speedway: The Bigger, the Better Weekend Getaway
They do things in a big away in Texas, and the Texas Motor Speedway is a shining example. Here are a couple of the startling statistics ...
Published by Insiders' Guide Justin, TX - Insiders' Guide to the NASCAR Tracks

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The lush, southeastern corner of Oklahoma is nothing short of stunning. The Ouachita (pronounced WASH-ee-taw) Mountains, which rise ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Broken Bow, OK - Quick Escapes: Dallas/Fort Worth

On the Ranch and in Town: Llano, Mason, Kerrville, and Comfort Weekend Getaway
The first night of this escape is spent in Kerrville, the Kerr County seat and largest city in the Texas Hill Country. Kerrville acts ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Kerrville, TX - Quick Escapes: Dallas/Fort Worth

Rivers and European Flavors: West, Salado, New Braunfels, and Wimberley Weekend Getaway
This escape offers plenty of Texas heritage, all along I–35. First see the town called West, founded on June 11, 1892, by Czechoslovakian ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Salado, TX - Quick Escapes: Dallas/Fort Worth

Riverside Town Squares: Granbury and Glen Rose Weekend Getaway
Too bad every escape isn’t as ready-made as this one: Granbury is less than 40 miles southwest of Fort Worth and about 60 miles from ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press Granbury, TX - Quick Escapes: Dallas/Fort Worth

Texas Travel Guide by Fodor's Weekend Getaway
This travel guide is a chapter on Texas excerpted from the book "Fodor's USA." It covers the entire state of Texas region by region ...
Published by Fodor's Travel Publications Austin, TX - Fodor's USA

Texas Travel Information by Rough Guides Weekend Getaway
Still cherishing the memory that it was from 1836 to 1845 an independent nation in its own right, Texas stands apart from the rest ...
Published by Rough Guides Dallas, TX - The Rough Guide to USA

The Alamo City: San Antonio Weekend Getaway
The queen city of north Texas’s escapists, San Antonio is also a major vacation destination for travelers worldwide. San Antonio’s ...
Published by The Globe Pequot Press San Antonio, TX - Quick Escapes: Dallas/Fort Worth

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