hidden gems of Texas. A collection of lakeside, ocean front, hill country, city
hotels and rentals, along with local attractions and events. The best pictorial on
Texas travel ever published ~ there's something for everyone!
DALLAS—Spectacular Weekend Getaways of Texas
(Signature Boutique Books 2018) presents hundreds of
vibrant photographs of Texas hidden gem hotels, B & B’s,
inns, resorts and private rentals, including local shopping,
dining, museums and events. Published by Jolie Berry
(formerly Carpenter), the 208-page coffee table book
boasts upward of 400 full-color images featuring Texas’ most
charming and authentic experiences for families, couples and
individuals looking for a stress-free escape right in their
backyard. Encouraging readers to stay and play in Texas.
Destination wineries, a 5 star hunting lodge with fine dining,
a dog & family friendly property with “tiny houses” as well as a detox spa are unique standouts.
Readers will be inspired by the diversity inherent in Spectacular Weekend Getaways of
Texas, as the carefully chosen properties and places are extremely diverse. From Dallas’
grown up boutique hotel, The Belmont to Austin’s funky Bunkhouse Group Properties like the
Austin Motel and Hotel San Jose, to laid back Hill Country B&B’s, wineries, boutiques and small town
classics like Hotel Fredonia in Nacogdoches and Schulenburg’s historical painted churches.
There is truly something for everyone in this collection of weekend getaway spots. Dog
friendly, romantic, casual, fancy, historical, classic and intimate ~ this book has it all!
Spectacular Weekend Getaways of Texas is separated into 5 regional chapters, making
it easy for readers to navigate and plan roadtrips in their neck of the woods. The first few pages of
the book will inform the reader about the TEXAS MAIN STREET PROGRAM. Within each chapter are
SAMPLE ROADTRIPS and exciting “spotlight” pages which feature a variety of amazing Texas towns
like Grapevine, Port Aransas, Kerrville and Kemah, showcasing their most sought after food, fun,
events, entertainment and fashion. So wherever one lands, they will have the perfect nearby
restaurant or gallery to pursue.
There has never been a hard back book of this caliber published on Texas travel, highlighting a
beautiful pictorial journey with such a wide variety of travel options. This gorgeous and useful book
is the perfect guide for the most discerning traveler to the most casual explorer and makes a
striking addition to anyone’s coffee table.