If you think Texas is nothing but Sunbelt sprawl, a visit to the Houston Museum District may change your mind. This urban zone is home to a whopping 20 museums and cultural gems, all within a cozy 1.5-mile radius….

Austin

Look no further than the Lone Star State’s capital for a green-friendly getaway that may find you singing in the streets, trailer-crawling for gourmet grub and zip-lining through Hill Country. And seeing as it appears at the top of…