Gruene, Texas

  Historic Gruene, Texas Before pulling in the slides in San Antonio we made a few day trips to Gruene, Texas. Gruene was established in the 1840s by German cotton farmers. New Braunfels became crowded back then and the Guadalupe River made the area the perfect...

Fredericksburg, Texas

Fredericksburg, Texas Hill Country Fredericksburg, Texas is a surprisingly quaint, touristy town with a German heritage and bustling main street full of shops. The town is situated in the Texas Hill Country. It’s the perfect day trip, a little over an hour west...

Luckenbach, Texas

We took a side trip to Luckenbach, Texas on our way to Fredericksburg. It was the coolest place! Waylon and Willie cannot take credit for Luckenbach’s fame. Surprisingly, Luckenbach was not made famous by the country song. The little town, only nine acres in total,...