Travel Articles

Articles are written by Andy Rhodes, The Medallion managing editor.

Dive Into History: Beat the Heat at Texas' Iconic Swimming Holes


The Great War's Heritage Endures: Restored Armament Among Central Texas' Resurrected WWI Attractions



Wide-Open Spaces and Bold Heritage: Panhandle's Historic Courthouses Reflect Region's Colorful Character



The Real Pecos Trail: Travel the Old Military Roads that Forged West Texas History



Waco's Awakening: Burgeoning Brazos Trail City a New Hot Spot for Cultural Tourism



Remember the Texas Independence Trail! Revolution-Related Sites Tell Real Stories of Texas' Unforgettable Events



Conserving Cowtown: Local Efforts Preserve Cultural Districts for Heritage Tourists



Two-Steppin' in Time: Boots Still Scootin' on Historic Texas Dance Hall Floors



Galveston's Grand History: Vibrant Gulf Coast Island Is Awash with Texas Heritage



Viva Laredo! Hispanic Heritage Beckons Travelers to Vibrant Border City



The High Road: Discover the Bankhead Highway's Legacy in the Mountain Trail Region



Uniquely Bosque County: Norwegian Heritage Draws Travelers to Northern Hill Country



Tropical Trail Tour: THC Contest Winner Explores Colorful Borderland Region



A Different Dallas: Despite Dark Legacy, History of Dealey Plaza and Downtown Shine Brightly



A Taste of Texas: Forts Trail Region 'Is the Real Texas People Expect to Experience'



Brewing Heritage: Texas' German Immigrants Hoisted History with Old World Traditions



Huge History: Ranches and Ranges Preserve Texas Mountain Trail Region's Lofty Heritage



East Texas' El Camino Real Transports Travelers to Bygone Eras