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    Walking Tour: Take a walk through Refugio

    REFUGIO - History is everywhere you look in Refugio County. Refugio, which is Spanish for "refuge," is where the Nuestra Senora del Refugio Mission was moved to in 1795.  Read More

    Crofutt's a sweet landmark in Bayside (video)

    BAYSIDE - Cherrie Andrade sat at a seat she's probably sat in hundreds of times.  Read More

    Refugio County harbors a gateway to nature (video)

    BAYSIDE - The road is bumpy and winding, but all that is very exciting - and that's the way Sally Crofutt likes it.  Read More

    Canales Cafe helps put Tivoli on the map (video)

    TIVOLI - The town may be blink-and-you'll-miss-it small, but that does not mean travelers don't see the iconic Canales Cafe right off state Highway 35.  Read More

    Port Lavaca's food, shopping and bay view await visitors

    A few months after Texas became a state, the first legislature created Calhoun County from southern portions of Victoria, Jackson and Matagorda counties. Port Lavaca, known simply as Lavaca until 1887, became the county seat.  Read More

    Edna walking tour

    Established in 1884, Edna is known as the "Flag City" of Texas. It is the county seat of Jackson County and boasts some of Texas' oldest historical sites.  Read More

    Take a Goliad walking tour

    As one of the oldest Spanish colonial municipalities in the state, visitors can find history on almost every corner of Goliad - from the parks and trees to the old Spanish forts.  Read More

    Goliad Golden Ale

    Coleto Creek Park

    Coastal Bend Paddlers take on the Guadalupe River





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