Mardi Gras in Galveston

The Ultimate Guide to Galveston, presents Mardi Gras! Galveston 2006. Welcome to Texas Explorer magazine’s Mardi Gras webpage, this page includes a calendar of events and other information about one of Galveston’s most popular annual Festivals. See other city guides by Texas Explorer Magazine, including theUltimate Guide to Houston. Mardi Gras! Galveston 2006 will be a traditional […]

Brazoria National Wildlife Refuge

Thick, dense fog engulfed the road, bright running lights stared back at me, like two blazing red eyes. Hunters in their large trucks loaded with gear, zoom past then disappear into the distance, as they race to hunting grounds somewhere along the Texas coast. Highway 288 south to Lake Jackson then through Freeport is the way […]

Ultimate Guide to Houston

Home to a vibrant economy, beautiful surroundings and a population full of optimism and spirit it’s no wonder Houston is a popular international destination. The fourth most populous city in the nation ( trailing only, New York, Los Angeles and Chicago ) and is the largest in the southern US and Texas. Houston is home to […]