• Jason Varney for Sherman's Travel

    A Texas Sojourn

    World-class art, phenomenal barbecue, historic inns, remote honky-tonks, and natural beauty – Jason Varney snaps the best of San Antonio and Texas Hill Country for Sherman's Travel magazine.

  • Jason Varney for Sherman's Travel

    A Texas Sojourn - Texas Hill Country

    The rustic and raw beauty of Texas Hill Country between the towns of Mason and Fredericksburg.

  • Jason Varney for Sherman's Travel

    A Texas Sojourn - Riverwalk

    Public art installations can be found along the Riverwalk, which is a popular and scenic attraction in San Antonio.

  • Jason Varney for Sherman's Travel

    A Texas Sojourn - Market Square

    One of the members of Dos Oros, a mariachi band performing in San Antonio’s Market Square.

  • Jason Varney for Sherman's Travel

    A Texas Sojourn - Market Square

    Colorful Mexican pottery for sale in San Antonio's Market Square.

  • Jason Varney for Sherman's Travel

    A Texas Sojourn - Mi Tierra Café Y Panaderia

    Mi Tierra Café Y Panaderia in Market Square is a favorite San Antonio establishment serving authentic Mexican cuisine since 1941.

  • Jason Varney for Sherman's Travel

    A Texas Sojourn - The Alamo

    The Alamo at night – one of San Antonio’s iconic and historic landmarks.

  • Jason Varney for Sherman's Travel

    A Texas Sojourn - The Melissa Guerra Store

    The Melissa Guerra store, owned by culinary expert and native Texan Melissa Guera, sells authentic Mexican ingredients and quality kitchenware.

  • Jason Varney for Sherman's Travel

    A Texas Sojourn - Artpace San Antonio

    The work of El Paso artist Adrian Esparaza on exhibit at Artpace San Antonio – one of the country’s premiere venues for emerging and established contemporary artists.

  • Jason Varney for Sherman's Travel

    A Texas Sojourn - Francesca's at Sunset

    South Texas cuisine fuses with southwestern influences at Francesca's at Sunset restaurant in the Westin La Cantera Resort.

  • Jason Varney for Sherman's Travel

    A Texas Sojourn - The King William Historic District

    The King William Historic District is located south of downtown San Antonio and was established in the 1840s.

  • Jason Varney for Sherman's Travel

    A Texas Sojourn - Unit B

    Gallery director Kimberly Aubuchon outside of Unit B – an exhibition space in San Antonio. The gallery’s mission is to showcase the work of emerging artists and curators from Texas and beyond.

  • Jason Varney for Sherman's Travel

    A Texas Sojourn - Unit B

    Artist Jillian Conrad and curator Kurt Mueller with Unit B gallery director Kimberly Aubuchon.

  • Jason Varney for Sherman's Travel

    A Texas Sojourn - Texas Hill Country

    Departing San Antonio towards Fredericksburg offers the traveler beautiful views of Hill Country.

  • Jason Varney for Sherman's Travel

    A Texas Sojourn - Fredericksburg

    The town of Fredericksburg is approximately 63 miles north of San Antonio and offers small-town charm with a creative flair.

  • Jason Varney for Sherman's Travel

    A Texas Sojourn - The Roadrunner Inn

    The Roadrunner Inn in Fredericksburg is an intimate guest house that mixes organic, vintage and contemporary design aesthetics.

  • Jason Varney for Sherman's Travel

    A Texas Sojourn - Root

    Root is located just below the Roadrunner Inn and offers stylish clothing, accessories, and home goods.

  • Jason Varney for Sherman's Travel

    A Texas Sojourn - Enchanted Rock

    Located approximately 15 miles north of Fredericksburg, Enchanted Rock is an enormous pink granite pluton rising 425 feet above ground.

  • Jason Varney for Sherman's Travel

    A Texas Sojourn - Settlers Crossing

    Settlers Crossing, outside of Fredericksburg is situated on 35 acres of Texas Hill Country. The seven private guesthouses like Pioneer Cabin are an escape into casual elegance and rustic charm.

  • Jason Varney for Sherman's Travel

    A Texas Sojourn - Pioneer Cabin

    The bedroom of the Pioneer Cabin comes with its own fireplace.

  • Jason Varney for Sherman's Travel

    A Texas Sojourn - Settlers Crossing

    Sheep, ‘Brighty’ the donkey, and native deer are permanent residents of Settlers Crossing.

  • Jason Varney for Sherman's Travel

    A Texas Sojourn - Becker Vineyards

    Texas Hill Country's Becker Vineyards boasts 46 acres of French Vinifera vines, a 3-acre lavender field, and the largest underground wine cellar in Texas.

  • Jason Varney for Sherman's Travel

    A Texas Sojourn - The Salt Lick

    No visit to Texas Hill Country would be complete without a taste of authentic Texas barbeque. The Salt Lick in Driftwood has been serving mouth-watering, open-pit barbeque since 1967.

All Slideshows

luxuryexpand

food and wineexpand

beachexpand

romanceexpand

familyexpand

arts and cultureexpand

sports and adventureexpand

cruiseexpand

disneyexpand

autumnexpand

weekend getawayexpand

tips and strategyexpand





Our Experts save you money with travel deals and advice

Sign up for the Top 25 Newsletter to get exclusive weekly deals

Logo
x
Tell Us Your Preferences

To help us understand your travel preferences, please select from the following categories

Check all that apply
Oops, something went wrong.
No Thanks