In the late 1500s, Spanish explorers arrived in the area around what is known today as El Paso, Texas, along the Mexican-American border. With them, they brought livestock, such as cows and goats, ...
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by Rebecca Persons Caught in a whirlwind of twirling dirndls led by lederhosen-wearing partners, while chicken hats bob atop a crush of sausage lovers, visitors to New Braunfels’ Wurstfest might ...
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by Whitney Arostegui Terlingua, Texas, is what anyone might call a ghost town—a term particularly apt because of the town’s proximity to the Chisos (Spanish for “ghosts” or “phantoms”) ...
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by Mary Bryce • Illustration by Bambi Edlund No one told me how much of life is just saying goodbye. Because I was on a plane today, and then on a bus, and somewhere in between the two, I saw ...
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 by Elif Selvili • Photography by Luis Gutierrez Every lucky family has a tradition that revolves around food. For my family, that tradition means three generations of Turkish women and ...
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