All the World Is Welcome Here

Lyndon B. Johnson National Historic Park is located in central Texas about 50 miles west of Austin in Texas Hill Country. The park protects the birthplace, home, ranch and final resting place of Lyndon Baines Johnson, 36th President of the United States. The park consists of the Johnson City District and the LBJ Ranch District …

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Bootiful Wimberley

Yellow Rose of Wimberly Wimberley, Texas is a small town of 2600 residents located in Texas Hill Country. It started as a trading post settlement in 1848 and then was the site of gristmill. The mill was sold in 1874 to Pleasant Wimberley and the town took on his name. The mill processed lumber, shingles, …

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Missions of San Antonio

San Antonio, TX is home to five missions that were established along the San Antonio River in the 18th century. Collectively they became the largest concentration of Catholic missions in North America and were built primarily to expand Spanish New World influence north from Mexico. The missions flourished during the mid-18th century until disease, inadequate …

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Exploring An Aircraft Carrier

The USS Lexington CV-16, nicknamed “The Blue Ghost”, is a World War II Essex-class aircraft carrier that served the United States Navy from 1943 to 1991. It served longer and set more records than any other carrier in the history of naval aviation. Since 1992 the ship has been docked in Corpus Christi, Texas where …

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