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Exploring the best travel spots in Houston’s backyard

Need a getaway but don’t want to get too far away, Chet Garner from The Daytripper has some ideas for you.



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There's so much to see and do in the great state of Texas. Chances are, there are spots you may have overlooked or destinations you didn't know existed.

Chet Garner, host of PBS program The Daytripper, shares ideas on impressive places to travel for a fun day trip, or weekend getaway in Texas.

He also shares his favorite daytrip destinations from our home city of Houston for those of you looking to stay close to home.

The Daytripper airs on Houston Public Media TV 8 Saturdays at 3:30pm CT. You can also stream episodes on PBS Passport.



Chet Garner

  • Creator, Executive Producer & Host, The Daytripper

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