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Weekend Getaways


Poolside View at The Commodore

Where to Vacation in Texas Now

Sometimes the best vacations aren’t about exotic destinations. They are about transporting yourself to a fictional reality a short drive away.
Fort Worth skyline
Weekend Getaways

How to Spend a Day in Fort Worth

Take a day trip to our sister city. It’s more avant-garde than you think.
Lake Texoma shores

Six Unexpected Vacation Escapes Two Hours From Dallas

Beaches, treehouses, mid-century modern bungalows, and trailer resorts, all just a short drive from Dallas. Go ahead and leave it all behind.
Peninsula Papagayo Costa Rica ocean aerial view

11 Beach Vacations a Flight Away From Dallas, Once It’s Safe to Travel

The goal line is in sight. Let us give you a head start on planning your first safe vacation in more than a year.
By D Magazine
Clearwater Beach

How to Book a Better Beach Vacation

To go alongside our February cover story, we asked Dallas-based travel agent Sam Murphy for some of her top tips to help plan your first post-pandemic getaway.
By Sam Murphy


Amber Venz Box Big Bend
Domestic Destinations

Take a Tour of Amber Venz Box’s Posh Desert Oasis in Terlingua

Pack your bags and head west to The Local Chapter, a tiny community of rentable yurts by Big Bend National Park.
By Lauren Armstrong
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Weekend Getaways

Four Easy Winter Weekend Getaways From Dallas

Whether you’re looking for a solo, soul-affirming retreat or a spouse-free escape with friends, here are some options to spend a stress-free weekend in a cabin.
Arts & Entertainment

10 Surprising Summer Escapes

From surfing the Gulf of Mexico to fly-fishing in Broken Bow, we've discovered weekend getaways within driving distance.
By D Magazine Staff
Dating Guide

5 Texas Weekend Getaways for Active Couples

No plane ticket required.
By Kimber Westphall
Partner Content

4 Ways to Escape the Summer Heat

Heat, Heat, Heat & Our Summer Giveaways Series
By D Partner Studio