Fun cultural travel for those who enjoy the fineries in life. Find a Bed & Breakfast, museum or simply mozey out for a drive.


The modern tea traveler loves a good vintage find. Great spots to discover hidden antique treasures in Texas.


Crafters rejoice! Texas quilt shows and quilt stores offer the latest fabrics along with great classes.


Come to our festivals -Travel all around the region to celebrate our flowers, harvests, history and people.


Gracious shops and tea rooms who have a passion for teatime, from Country to Asian to European.

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February 20, 2015 – 10:56 am | Edit Post

Following an exciting gallery exhibit in 2013, the fiber arts are returning to the Brazos Valley with From Every Fiber! Artists from across the country are represented in this exhibit, …

Head to St. Landry

February 18, 2015 – 4:32 pm | Edit Post

Spring Shopping And Cultural Events
Spring time in St. Landry Parish, Louisiana offers much for the shopper, art lover and weekend excursionist. After the Courir de Mardi Gras celebrations in Eunice …

A Writer’s Garden

February 8, 2015 – 1:16 am | Edit Post
Women's Council of the Dallas Arboretum

“A Writer’s Garden Valentine Tea” will be held at the Dallas Arboretum on Tuesday, February 10, 2015 – 1:30 to 3:30 pm.
Presented by the Women’s Council of the Dallas Arboretum …

Texas Gulf Coast Yacht Club

January 14, 2015 – 8:49 am | Edit Post
HYC Women’s Sailing Association, annual Sail to High Tea event

by Michelle Lindsey
Houston Yacht Club is known as the “friendliest yacht club on the Texas Gulf Coast” and many friendships are formed and blossom at the HYC Women’s Sailing Association …

Covington’s English Tea Room

January 12, 2015 – 10:28 pm | Edit Post
Covingtons English Tea Room

A Welcoming Mix of Tradition and Pop Culture
The English Tea Room gets top billing in the September 23, 2014“Gambit” article “Where to drink tea in New Orleans”. Originally opened in …

Texas Tea Festival

January 7, 2015 – 5:00 pm | Edit Post
1st Texas Tea Festival in Austin Texas

Y’all come visit!
by Ellen Simonetti
The Texas Tea Festival is Born!!!  The great state of Texas has every kind of festival you can imagine—wine, hot sauce, music of every genre, food …

2015 Texas Tea Affair

January 1, 2015 – 6:48 am | Edit Post

As we preserve TEXAS in 2015, enjoy fantastic Afternoon Tea Service at the historic Lasker Inn, then partake of a fun teatime affair – laugh, learn, and share in Galveston …

Shop, Dine & Enjoy OTS

December 31, 2014 – 6:14 pm | Edit Post
Christmas in Old Town Spring

The lights are festive in OTS! Old Town Spring is a community rich in historic heritage dating back to the 1800’s. Just south of the Woodlands, OTS has quaint shops …

Bonfires are a Festive Holiday Tradition in New Orleans Plantation Country

December 17, 2014 – 10:35 am | Edit Post
Bonfires in New Orleans Plantation

Louisiana always puts a distinctive spin on its celebrations, and, along the Mississippi River in New Orleans Plantation Country, bonfires provide that unique touch over the holidays.
Christmas Eve bonfires in …

An Antique Christmas, The Gift Of Remembering

December 15, 2014 – 5:47 pm | Edit Post
Antiques for Christmas, Gifts to Remember

by Michelle Lindsey
As the holidays draw near, we look for ways to create new memories while reminiscing about those of our own past. Nostalgia is one of the most power …