Tag Archives: Texas

River Walk

Eons ago in college I was an urban planning major. We talked about revitalization projects for cities that had seen better days all over the country.  The teacher mentioned San Antonio enough that when I visited a few years ago … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Land of Music…..Austin Style

Having living in Nashville for over 17 years, I knew well its nickname Music City USA. One of my sisters was reluctant to visit because she believed that there was country music played over loudspeakers in the street, similar to … Continue reading

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Dragon Boat Racing

Dragon Boat Racing, enjoyed in China for over 2000 years, has spread in popularity throughout the United States.  Each boat is 45 feet long, from head to tail. 20 paddlers sit side by side in 10 rows. In the stern, … Continue reading

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Spot Light on Music Festivals

There are as many festivals as there are kinds of music…no, make that many more festivals!! If your passion is classical..it’s scheduled. If it is rock, take your pick. Zydeco, yeah, that too. You name it….there is a festival somewhere.  … Continue reading

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