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.

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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3 End Of The Summer Roadtrips

The endless summer isn't so endless anymore.  Time's running out to hit the road for that one last roadtrip before school's back in so we thought we'd give you some ideas for nearby destinations you might want to squeeze in before it's too late. Lockhart, Texas If you look back in the Texas history books, you'll…
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Meet “The Daytripper”

According to the dictionary, the phrase “day trip” is a noun meaning “a journey or excursion completed in one day”.  It also can be used as a verb, such as “We day tripped to the park”.  But to Chet Garner, a day trip means another day at the office on the highways and byways of…
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