Enchanting Texas November 8th 2011 I drove north through the hill country this morning.
I passed through many rolling hills covered in broad leafed trees.
Ranches appear along the roadway, along with many other houses designed to look like ranches.
The scenery continued until I crested a hill and saw three broad granite domes in the distance.
They really stick out from the surrounding trees.
The domes form the center ... read more
North America » United States » Texas » Fredericksburg Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
When I travel, I love the great outdoors, modern art, historical sites, good food, classic roadside attractions, and long drives in a convertible. Preferably all at once. The nickname is a tribute to a wise traveller in the Hitch-hikers Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams, who proved that all you really need to cross the galaxy (and beyond) is a towel.
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