Getaway Guide: One-Tank Trip to Bryan/College StationSister cities Bryan and College Station have long been known as the home of Texas A&M University and its Aggies, but in recent years the area has grown into a great area for a weekend escape. This central Texas haven is a great — and convenient — place to make a quick getaway from the big-city hustle. Set in the heart of the Brazos Valley, these neighboring towns have created a folksy, yet cultured, identity. Rolling countryside, rich history, friendly folks and plenty of things to do promise a fulfilling day away.
Getaway Guide: Weekend Trip to AustinAustin is the hub of Texas politics, the home of Texas music, the heart of the state and the perfect place for a weekend getaway. Whether you want to spot celebs, enhance your knowledge of the history of the state, step out at night on 6th Street or just relax in the beauty of central Texas, Austin is the perfect spot to let loose for the weekend.