Category Archives: Daytrip Like a Local

From the central Texas area, daytrips can range from the piney woods to the plains to the Hill Country.

Everything Old Is New Again At LoneStar Ebikes

Want a fun way to spend the day with your family & friends?  Give Lonestar Ebikes a spin. In 1897, when Hosea W. Libbey of Boston invented an electric bicycle that was propelled by a “double electric motor”, we're pretty sure he never imagined what a revolutionary idea it would be for tourism and fitness…
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I-35 Roadtrippin’ for Bluebonnets

Spring is special in this part of Texas.  As winter abates, the spring's crisp morning air brings the sounds of birds chirping and a renewal of life to the central Texas landscape.  And dotting that landscape quite often are an array of beautiful wildflowers.  Scarlet red or orange Indian Paintbrush, the pink evening primrose, the gold…
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Fredericksburg: A Hill Country Christmas

If you're looking for a Texas town with true Christmas spirit then load up the family and head to the tiny town of Fredericksburg, Texas.  Founded in 1846, named for a Prussian prince and sometimes referred to by old-timers as "Fritztown", this charming town has retained much of it's Main Street charm.  And due to…
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