Don't Go

County Parks Close For Easter Weekend

Terry Hershey Park, George Bush Park, and more faves will be off limits.

6:00am By Gwendolyn Knapp

Stay Home

Texas State Parks Are Now Closed

As of this evening, April 7, the public must stay away.

04/07/2020 By Gwendolyn Knapp

Nature Calls

Save Houston's Biodiversity from Your Phone

Who knew the Bayou City was an environmental hot spot?

04/01/2020 By Chris Gray

Shucking Marvelous

What to Know About Galveston Bay Oysters

A program fighting for their future.

04/01/2020 By Brandon Summers-Miller

Now Streaming!

Catch These Free Environmental and Outdoor Films Until March 31

The D.C. Environmental Film Fest is screening its 2020 selections online.

03/27/2020 By Gwendolyn Knapp

Critter Cam

Tune into the Houston Zoo for a Virtual Field Trip

The animals are welcoming visitors through Facebook Live.

03/19/2020 By Emma Schkloven

Closures!

Here's What's Closed at Houston Parks

What to know before you go.

03/19/2020 By Gwendolyn Knapp

Social Distancing

We All Want to Get Outside, But Are Our Parks Getting Too Crowded?

We need to stay six feet apart while exercising outdoors, too, y'all.

03/18/2020 By Gwendolyn Knapp

Gustatory Getaways

Travel to Tampa for These Iconic Dishes

Add this cubano and deviled crab to the bucket list.

03/10/2020 By Joanna O'Leary

Georgia On My Mind

Thomasville is a Trip Back in Time

A weekend in this Southern town will slow your roll.

03/05/2020 By Bill Wiatrak

Bucket List Trips

A Beginner's Guide to Kenya

From the grasslands to the beaches, the country is a must for world travelers.

03/02/2020 By Ian Everett

Take The Leap

8 Leap Day Travel Deals To Snag This Weekend

Save big bucks when you book these trips on Feb 29.

02/28/2020 By Gwendolyn Knapp

Carnival Time

Riding for the First Time in Mardi Gras Galveston

A tale of beads, beers, and zany golf carts.

02/21/2020 By Carlos Brandon

Fresh Powder

6 Reasons To Head to Telluride Right Away

A taste of paradise in Colorado.

02/17/2020 By Bill Wiatrak

Here, fishy fishy

How to Fish on South Padre Island

What to know before you reel 'em in on this South Texas island.

02/14/2020 By Gabi De la Rosa

Gotta Catch 'Em All

Check Out Spring Branch's Cool New Public Art

"Art on Long Point" brings eye-catching sculptures to the area.

02/13/2020 By Gwendolyn Knapp

Bucket List Trips

The Best Bars in Amsterdam's Red Light District

Where to drink with the Dutch.

02/13/2020 By Bill Wiatrak

Battle of the Booze

Where in the World is the Perfect Bloody Mary?

A trip around the globe proves the best bloody is in ... Humble!?

02/12/2020 By Bill Wiatrak

Fitness Friday

At the C. Baldwin, Take a Spin Class Without Ever Leaving Your Hotel Room

The chic downtown hotel's Peloton King Suites are where staycation meets sweat sesh.

02/07/2020 By Joanna O'Leary

The Golden Triangle

An Art Lover's Guide to Madrid

How to immerse yourself in art and great food without spending a fortune.

02/07/2020 By Bill Wiatrak