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The bone chilling legend of the Donkey Lady still haunts south Texas

The bone chilling legend of the Donkey Lady claims a half-woman-half-donkey-like creature persistently haunts the concentrated woods amid the Medina and San Antonio Rivers just south of…


Texas could suffer billions in losses and thousands in jobs if lawmakers pass controversial bathroom law

Texas legislature is considering a bill that could result in losses of over $3 billion in tourism dollars and 35,600 full-time jobs. A study by…


Most popular National Parks ranked for 2017 summer vacations

Families considering their vacation possibilities for the summer of 2017 might consider a visit to a National Park.  Last year 293 million travelers decided to…


Experience San Antonio: Sunken Garden Theater is a favorite outdoor venue

 More than 11,000 years ago, according to archeology evidence, humans gathered near the headwaters of the San Antonio River in an area now called Brackenridge…


Best restaurants that give free food on your birthday

Happy birthday wishes can come true for those wanting to celebrate part of their big day at a restaurant, coffee shop or fast food location….


Experience San Antonio: Tobin Center of the Performing Arts are three venues in one

The verdict is in and the results are superb for the 1,759 seat performance hall at the Tobin Center of Performing Arts in San Antonio….


The best country music bars around San Antonio, Texas

San Antonio, Texas is famous for a strong influence on country music history. The home of George Strait has also been inhabited by such greats…


Experience San Antonio: Arneson River Theater is a unique outdoor venue

Experience San Antonio: Arneson River Theater is a unique outdoor venue Located in the historic arts village of La Villita, in the heart of downtown…


State Health Services issues new health alert for Zika virus in Texas

The Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) has issued a health alert this week regarding the Zika virus and are expanding their recommendations to…



San Antonio is a romantic, historic city of many firsts

Millions of visitors travel to San Antonio each year to visit the Alamo, River Walk, SeaWorld, Six Flags Fiesta Texas and other attractions. A little…


Construction for new major highway Interstate 14 spanning from West Texas to the East Coast is underway

Move over Route 66, IH-10 and IH-20! There’s going to be another highway going east and west. TIP JAR Options. Thank you for supporting Independent…