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SLEEP IN A GARDEN- Wake up to the smell of rosemary, thyme, and other fresh scents when you stay in one of the Sunday Houses at Fredericksburg Herb Farm, 830/997-8615. The cozy cottages are styled like the old-time “Sunday Houses” built by German farmers for weekend stays when they came to town for church and shopping.
Bluebonnets generally begin blooming in mid-March and continue into April when they’re joined by other later blooming varieties of native flowers. Advice for finding the most beautiful blooms: “Drop in at small-town cafes and ask locals. They know the country better than anyone else.” Or, call the Texas Department of Transportation Wildflower Hotline, 800/452-9292.
The Inn at Dos Brisa in Washington, Texas, was named one of the "Top 50 US Bed-and-Breakfasts for Food" by the Daily Meal! The Inn at Dos Brisa is in Texas’ Hill Country is a 313-acre Relais & Chateaux resort complete with a top-notch restaurant and wine cellar. The inn was awarded a Forbes five-star dining distinction — the only one in the state.