Posts for Travel Category

Like the slogan says, Texas is a Whole Other Country. At Travisso you’re right in the heart of it! Live in Austin’s premier new home community and you’re never far from an exciting adventure or a breathtaking view. This section of our blog is your guide to all the fun, fascinating places that surround your new home in Leander.

We’ll cover the highlights and give you a taste of the array of cultural attractions, natural wonders and rollicking fun here in Texas Hill Country. Take a daytrip to a local winery. Plan a weekend at a charming B&B. Find the best spot to see the bluebonnets in bloom. Climb challenging trails and take gentle hikes through rolling hills. Paddle down a sparkling river or fish on a clear blue lake. Explore a cave and meet some local characters. We’ll point you in the right direction. You find your way back home.

Texas Hill Country State Parks—Worth the Trip

Family Fun, Travel - Glory Spies - May 27, 2020

Rolling hills, wineries, trendy restaurants and stylish homespun shops make for a perfect trip to the Texas Hill Country. While these mainstay activities are the…

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Gruene Historic District-A Road Adventure Worth the Trip

Family Fun, Travel - Glory Spies - Apr 29, 2020

Please note: Due to Covid-19 shelter-in-place restrictions on certain activities and businesses, we suggest that before you travel to any destination listed in this blog…

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5 Ways to Celebrate Bluebonnet Season in Texas

Family Fun, Travel - Glory Spies - Mar 25, 2020

Please note: Due to the COVID-19 virus precautions are being implemented throughout the state of Texas. Governor Greg Abbott has limited social gatherings and cities…

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Worth the Trip: Destination Marble Falls

Family Fun, Travel - Glory Spies - Mar 16, 2020

Whether you are a nature lover or urban dweller the city of Marble Falls is a small hamlet in the Texas Hill Country and a…

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Best Central Texas Trails to See Wildflowers

Family Fun, Travel - Glory Spies - Jun 6, 2019

This post was contributed by Ben Holt of Lawnstarter. Visiting the Texas Hill Country in the spring and summer is like walking through Mother Nature’s…

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Vacation Spots: Best Kept Secrets within Two Hours

Family Fun, Travel - Glory Spies - May 23, 2019

Looking for a vacation spot to avoid the crowds this summer? Vacation season is swiftly approaching. For many the official start of summer is when…

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8 Texas Hill Country Fests You Won’t Want to Miss

Family Fun, Travel - Glory Spies - Apr 26, 2018

Texas bluebonnets are not the only thing popping up this spring in the Hill Country. There’s also a multitude of fun festivities and activities in…

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Entertainment Fun for Everyone at Area Science Museum

Community, Travel - Glory Spies - Aug 16, 2017

Science museum is a hidden gem House hunting can be a tiring experience especially when you are doing it with kids. You can only entertain…

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Top 10 Reasons to Love the Texas Bluebonnet

Lifestyle, Travel - Glory Spies - Apr 7, 2017

Texas Bluebonnets in Full Bloom If you were, or still are a David Letterman fan, you may be missing his infamous Top 10 List by…

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Fall-TASTIC Daytrips Outside your Travisso Backdoor

Community, Travel - Emily - Oct 12, 2016

Travisso’s convenient North Lake Travis location is more beautiful than you ever imagined and closer than you think to a multitude of fall day-trips perfect…

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