The Missions: In Color!

The Missions: In Color!

When you visit the San Antonio Mission — a UNESCO World Heritage Site — on Saturday’s walks during the Texas Trail Roundup you will no doubt be struck, as many are, by the plain, clean lines of the weathered native stone silhouetted against the clear...
Walk Like a Texan: Cowboy Boots

Walk Like a Texan: Cowboy Boots

To walk like a Texan you will need boots, preferably more than one pair. You need an old, comfortable beat-up pair to do things like rope a steer or chop cedar in the back forty, but you also need a fancy dress pair to wear with your tux at your daughter’s...
Dress Like a Texan: The Guayabera

Dress Like a Texan: The Guayabera

If the weather is warm in February you may see men wearing one of the traditional shirts of San Antonio: the guayabera. It’s men’s shirt typically distinguished by two vertical rows of closely sewn pleats that run the length of the front and back of the...
Dress Like a Texan: a Cowboy Hat

Dress Like a Texan: a Cowboy Hat

You know you want one: a REAL cowboy hat. The best place to get one is at the iconic Paris Hatters, located at 119 Broadway.They’ve been in business since 1919 and have proved hats to everyone from Pope John Paul II to Bob Dylan. They’ll make sure you get...

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