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Michael has a BA in History & American Studies and an MSc in American History from the University of Edinburgh. He comes from a proud military family and has spent most of his career as an educator in the Middle East and Asia. His passion is travel, and he seizes any opportunity to share his experiences in the most immersive way possible, whether at sea or on the land.

Houston County, Texas
Picture of Lightnin' Hopkins Statue
Lightnin' Hopkins Statue
Picture at Davy Crockett National Forest
Davy Crockett National Forest
Picture at Mission Tejas
Mission Tejas
Points of Interest

Take a tour through historic Houston County, relax in one of the local Bed & Breakfasts, or listen to live music.  Fun for the whole family is provided throughout the year in Houston County.


Cottage & Cabins, Crockett Family Resort, Crockett Inn, Economy Inn, Embers Motor Inn, Holiday Inn Express, Mission Tejas State Park (Grapeland), Ratcliff Recreation Area (Ratcliff), Salmon Lake Park (Grapeland), Snider RV and Trailer Park, The Lantana House, The Smith House Bed & Breakfast, Warfield House Bed & Breakfast and Day Spa,


Betty Boop's Soup and Sandwich, Brass Lantern, Crockett Inn Restaurant, Doc's BBQ & Country Store, El Charro Mexican Restaurant, Fowler's Restaurant & Sports Bar, Harold's Mobile Mart and Restaurant (Grapeland), Lee's China Inn, Lovelady Food Center (Lovelady), McDonald's, Moosehead Cafe, Pizza Hut

Communities and Related Links
Crockett, Texas Web Site
Davy Crockett National Forest
Mission Tejas State Historical Park
Salmon Lake Park
Crockett Family Resort
Trinity Valley Pecan Factory & 7J Ranch
Historic Houston County
Historic Homes
Crockett Depot & Museum
Camp Street Cafe
Piney Woods Fine Arts Association
Annual Events Calendar
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