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commute deeper into the Texas outback with writer-historian Mike Cox as he recounts the lesser-known tales from Alpine, citadel Davis and Marfa. Revisit the grandeur of Alpine's Holland resort, peer in the course of the telescope on the McDonald Observatory and dip your ft within the water gap at Ernst Tinaja, in case you dare. shuttle again to a time while the Comanche path stretched 1000 miles from Kansas to Mexico, making the massive Bend tricky to guard and irresistible making an attempt. rejoice Cinco de Mayo, the anniversary of Benito Juarez's decisive defeat of the French at Pueblo in 1867. If not anything else, come for the lore and heritage that's as vast within the colossal Bend sector because the mountain passes and wilderness stretches themselves.

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