Andy Rhodes has been living, writing and travelling in Texas since 1994. He calls Austin home, but regularly explores the Texas Hill Country, East Texas pine forests and Gulf Coast beaches. His favourite destination is the Big Bend region of far West Texas, where the enormous sky and rugged mountains beckon with the promise of solace, serenity and low humidity.
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