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5 Tips For Enjoying Texas Hill Country Wildflowers MAR 13 2015

5 Tips For Enjoying Texas Hill Country Wildflowers

Plan a mid-week Trip. It’s no secret that the Texas Hill Country is a great place to see wildflowers, like the beloved Texas bluebonnet, each Spring. Avoid the crowds and plan a mid-week trip to Fredericksburg. You’ll spend more time photographing wildflowers and less time waiting for your turn. Book accommodations early. For the same […] Read Post >
Explore one of “America’s most romantic small towns” FEB 11 2015

Explore one of “America’s most romantic small towns”

With more than two dozen wineries, tons of restaurants and cozy guesthouses and B&B’s, it’s no surprise that Fredericksburg was noted one of  “6 of America’s most romantic small towns” by CNN Travel. So how can you wow the one you love in one of America’s most romantic small towns? Secure romantic lodging in one […]
Now Open: Lost Draw Cellars JAN 02 2015

Now Open: Lost Draw Cellars

Fredericksburg is boasting yet another new winery which opened in November of 2014. Lost Draw Cellars, a partnership of Andy Timmons, one of Texas’s most respected grape growers, Troy Ottmers, a sixth generation Fredericksburg resident and retired oil and gas distributor, and Andrew Sides, a civil engineer. The partnership was not a random bump in […]
Peach Tree Restaurant and Gifts DEC 16 2014

Peach Tree Restaurant and Gifts

The Peach Tree Restaurant and Gifts is an institution in Fredericksburg. Established in 1972 by Hector and Cynthia Pedregon as Fredericksburg’s first “gift” shop, housed in a lovely historic limestone building, the business has evolved into  a family enterprise that has been visited by thousands of people from around the globe.  As the gift shop […]
Fredericksburg Pie Company NOV 24 2014

Fredericksburg Pie Company

Visitors to Fredericksburg know about the treasure trove of shops lining the Main Street corridor. There are shops offering a vast array of products ranging from one-of-a-kind apparel, personal care luxuries, upscale leather goods, year-round Christmas adornments, fabulous home décor, kitchen goodies, and even a perfectly retro “five-and-dime” store. But residents know about the hidden […]
Der Lindenbaum OCT 27 2014

Der Lindenbaum

Among the many German restaurants in Fredericksburg, Der Lindenbaum is unique in that it specializes in the foods of the Rheinland region of Germany, not often found in the United States. Chef/owner Ingrid Hohmann opened the restaurant with a commitment to serving the real deal German food. She named the restaurant after Germany’s beloved linden […]
Vaudeville Bistro OCT 02 2014

Vaudeville Bistro

The Texas Hill Country has experienced an influx of talented young chefs who have been lured to the scenic area by both the rising bar of culinary awareness and availability of local fresh, all-natural foods, and well, the scenery. Jordan Muraglia, a Denver, Colorado native, is one of those chefs. His family acquired a ranch […]
Fredericksburg Brewing Company AUG 04 2014

Fredericksburg Brewing Company

Brewpubs abound in Texas, but few people know that one of the very first brewpubs in the Lone Star State was founded in Fredericksburg. Shortly after the passage of legislation in 1994 that allowed the brewpub concept to operate in Texas, Richard and Rosemary Estenson renovated an historic 1890’s building on Main Street to historic […]
Texas Hill Country One Of The 10 Best Wine Travel Destinations in 2014 FEB 05 2014

Texas Hill Country One Of The 10 Best Wine Travel Destinations in 2014

The Texas Hill Country was named one of the “10 Best Wine Travel Destinations in 2014” by Wine Enthusiast Magazine in its February print edition and online. So how can you explore the one of the 10 Best Wine Travel Destinations? By visiting Fredericksburg! Fredericksburg’s central location, in the heart of the Texas Hill Country, […]
4 Wildflower Hotspots This Spring MAR 11 2015

4 Wildflower Hotspots This Spring

The Texas Hill Country is a beautiful place to explore in the springtime- wildflowers, including the Texas Bluebonnet, make a trip to Fredericksburg a must do for any spring getaway. Here are a few places where you can get up close and personal with wildflowers in Fredericksburg. Visit Wildseed Farms. The nation’s largest wildflower farm, […]
2015 Wine & Wildflower Trail MAR 06 2015

2015 Wine & Wildflower Trail

Looking for an addition to your springtime getaway in Fredericksburg? Sip Texas Hill Country wine while exploring 42 Hill Country wineries along the Texas Hill Country Wineries 2015 “Wine and Wildflower Trail.” The self-guided wine trail runs April 10, through April 26, 2015 giving wine lovers just over two weeks to “taste” their way across […]
7 April Events Showcase Mother Nature’s Show MAR 01 2015

7 April Events Showcase Mother Nature’s Show

Mother Nature paints the countryside with color during the springtime in the Texas Hill Country. This April, enjoy special events that bring opportunities to enjoy the natural beauty of the Texas Hill County. Celebrate the arrival of springtime exploring the butterfly gardens and walking trails at the Nation’s largest working wildflower farm, Wildseed Farms. The […]
Hike Bike & Run the Texas Hill Country This Spring FEB 28 2015

Hike Bike & Run the Texas Hill Country This Spring

A number of hiking, running and cycling events are planned in Fredericksburg and Gillespie County this Spring. Lace up your running shoes and get your favorite bike ready for these outdoor events: The Texas Hell Week Bicycle Tour returns to Fredericksburg with daily unsupported rides across the Texas Hill Country March 14, through March 21. Three daily […]

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