Travel & Outdoors
DFW is crisscrossed with waterways just waiting for an onslaught of tubes, rafts, kayaks and even bikerafts. Here are some great places to jump in this summer.
Here are a few memorable getaway destinations a pair of hours or less from the metroplex.
These fun-filled places, located less than a gas tank away, can make one day feel like a real vacation. Even better, you can keep everyone entertained for under $100.
From among any other big cities in the entire country, Los Angeles is arguably the most alluring when it comes to enjoying a sensational summer day spent by the sea.
If you are looking to get a maximum adrenaline rush, but with a minimum risk of injury, then check out paintball, the world’s fastest growing extreme sport.
Within an hour’s drive, DFW folks can dip their toes in the cool, refreshing waters of many sandy shores and both reservoir and natural-spring fed lakes.
Whether it be leisure riding for beginners or dressage lessons for the trained rider, galloping through DFW can be done in any style, or just your own personal style.
Where there are wheels and dirt, there is off-roading. For those who prefer to avoid trespassing, fines and canceled plans, there are many official sites around DFW where you can rip it up.
Camping is an awesome way to enjoy nature’s magical wonders and to create wonderful memories. However, being well prepared for the trip can make a huge difference.
Do you enjoy the outdoors but not the pesky nuisances of camping? Glamping is taking over nature-enthusiasts who still enjoy modern amenities. There are many places that combine these two worlds around the metroplex, from lakeside resorts, to cabins, to homes in the trees, nature is calling you, and at these locales, it will have indoor plumbing.
Adelaida Diaz-Roa pushes the pedals of Villy Customs. She and her team offer custom bicycles that catch the eye and cause rubbernecking with their vivid colors and classic styles.
DFW skies are teeming with rides and activities that range from romantically floating under the clouds in hot air balloons to bursting through them on a vintage dogfighting warcraft.