Hooray!

More New SPARK Parks Are on the Way

The nonprofit will debut 15 new parks and update 15 more over the next four years.

01/14/2021 By Gwendolyn Knapp

clutch city

The Best Running Gear to Get You Ready for Race Day

Log those miles for the Chevron Houston Marathon—and beyond—in style.

01/13/2021 Edited by Gwendolyn Knapp

You Got This

How to Make it Through a 26.2-Mile Run Alone in Houston

You registered. You trained. You will make it through the 2021 virtual Houston Marathon.

01/12/2021 By Gwendolyn Knapp

Blame Covid

Sorry, Folks, Mardi Gras! Galveston 2021 is Off

The annual Carnival celebration is cancelled, thanks to the pandemic.

01/07/2021 By Raven Wuebker

On The Road Again

9 New Texas Hotels to Book in 2021

From sushi bars to curated vinyl to old school Austin lake life, these hotels are worth a stay.

12/29/2020 By Gwendolyn Knapp

Dark Matter

The Cistern Will House a New Art Installation in March 2021

Time No Longer will bring out the reservoir's eerier side.

12/28/2020 By Gwendolyn Knapp

Year in Review

Our 10 Best Travel & Outdoor Stories of 2020

Catch up on our most-read travel posts of the year.

12/25/2020 By Gwendolyn Knapp

Winter Sale

Hotel & Resort Deals to Snag Now for 2021 Travel

Discounts on stays, buyouts, and even e-gifts, near and far.

12/24/2020 By Gwendolyn Knapp

Park News

5 Things to Keep in Mind If You're Heading to Memorial Park This Holiday Season

Land Bridge construction, Covid testing, holiday lights, and a new trail? There's a lot happening at our favorite park.

12/18/2020 By Gwendolyn Knapp

On The Itinerary

How to See Mexico's Most Beautiful Cities in Two Weeks, Max

A one way ticket to Mexico City, a rental car, and (masked-up, socially distanced) adventure.

12/16/2020 By Bill Wiatrak

Winter Travel

What Will the 2021 Ski Season Be Like in Park City, Utah?

Stay safe and hit the slopes.

12/14/2020 By Paola Kustra

Mean Green

Buffalo Bayou Partnership's East Sector Plans Get a $10 Million Boost

A Houston Endowment grant helps launch the 20-year master plan.

12/09/2020 By Gwendolyn Knapp

Into the Wild

A Tree Giveaway in GOOF, E-Bikes Hit Midtown, and More Outdoorsy News

Plus, where to find a new mural, free yoga on the green, and one hot upcoming trail.

12/04/2020 By Gwendolyn Knapp

Friendly Skies

There's a New Jet Service for an Unbelievable Price out of Hobby

JSX launches intra-Texas jet travel for a bargain.

12/01/2020 By Gwendolyn Knapp

On the Road Again

Our Ultimate Guide for Your Next RV Road Trip

A complete roadmap to exploring the Southwest.

11/30/2020 By Houstonia Staff

Fresh Powder

So You're Planning a Ski Trip to Colorado

Here's what to know as ski season gets underway amid a pandemic.

11/27/2020 By Gwendolyn Knapp

Pit Stop!

A Buc-ee's Went down to Georgia (and South Carolina, Too)

Plus, a new website ships Beaver Nuggets and more Buc-ee's snacks.

11/24/2020 By Gwendolyn Knapp

Going, Going, Gone

36 Incredible Travel Deals to Book by Cyber Monday

Grab these savings, and 2021 might just be the best comeback year ever.

11/20/2020 By Gwendolyn Knapp

Feeling Festive

Texas Resorts Roll out the Fun with Holiday Packages

Heated waterparks, snow tubing, and more yuletide perks.

11/20/2020 By Gwendolyn Knapp

Birb Life

Are You on Whooper Watch Yet?

You, yes you, can track and record whooping crane sightings in Texas.

11/18/2020 By Gwendolyn Knapp