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Clear water in Texas does exist and along 100 miles off the coast of Galveston lies a natural salt dome turned into a vast coral reef.

There are plenty of unique species that lie beneath the surface, and it's a gorgeous sight to see.

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Galveston Island has its own flair of Southern charm despite only being known for having ugly water and getting swallowed by hurricanes.

The island's East End Historic District is made up of a whole neighborhood of old, Gothic-style Victorian homes that are more eye-catching and extravagant than the Painted Ladies of San Francisco.

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There are some pretty cheap Airbnbs in Texas if you're looking to plan a trip with your bae, but if there's one thing your boo will appreciate, it's probably a getaway to somewhere secluded.

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With so many international and domestic airports located across the giant state of Texas, it's clear that a lot of traveling happens here. If you're looking for your chance to pack your bags and head out of the country for a spontaneous and exciting new adventure, there are currently flights headed from Houston to Switzerland that will leave your jaw on the floor with their prices.

Right now, you can find roundtrip flights leaving Houston and headed to Geneva, Switzerland for under $500.

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Many Texans are familiar with the joke that you could drive for hours within the state and still not come close to leaving its borders. While this can be true, when you do come close to crossing Texas borders, you'd be surprised by how much beauty you're able to find right at the edge. This national forest near Houston will help you realize just how incredible nature truly is.

Sabine National Forest is 160,656 acres of serenity and one of only four national forests in all of Texas.

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Everyone eventually gets the urge to pack their bags and head out into the great outdoors for some much needed time among nature. However, not everyone is really into the idea of sleeping in a tent on the ground. This exciting line of tiny home cabin rentals coming near Houston is bringing glamourous camping for cheap so everyone can get outdoors. You'll get to experience time in nature while also having a bed and a toilet.

Getaway is a company that pops up across the country to set up their tiny home cabins in beautiful nature spots around major cities. 

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If taking a cruise isn't on your bucket list already, it should be, especially one that involves sailing across the Western Caribbean. Luckily, a cheap-priced Carnival cruise starting in Texas is being offered as early as this August, and it's five days of pure paradise. Soon, it'll be time to kick back, relax, and forget any worries you've had this year, all while sipping an ice-cold margarita. 

Carnival Cruise Line announced that they will be kicking off their first phase in bringing back their service to some of their North America voyages, including trips out from Galveston, Texas.

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While many of us may have hated driving when we felt like we were always doing it, now it's something we wish we could go back to doing on a regular basis. For those of you planning a road trip through Texas in the future, we have just the place to check out along the way. Whether you're a true Texan like Sandy from Spongebob or a newcomer to the Lone Star State, it's somewhere we're sure you'll have a good laugh about.

Huntsville, Texas is home to a Cowboy Hat House, as well as a Cowboy Boot House. The two sit side-by-side which is obviously very fitting.

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Although it might not often seem like it in the more populated cities, Texas really does have tons of space. You don't have to go far outside of the major cities to realize this either. There are plenty of places that you can easily retreat to that are somehow both far away from civilization but also close to home. One of these perfect escapes is a log cabin near Houston that looks straight out of the frontier days.

In Huntsville, TX, you and three other friends can frolic through the fields of flowers and feel like you're in an episode of Little House On The Prairie.

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The world is pretty hectic these days, it can be rough trying to keep up with everything and sometimes we just want to take a break from all of the craziness. But retreating away from society doesn't always have to have a lone mountain man in a super rustic cabin vibe. Getting out in nature can also be cute, like this enchanting fairytale cottage near Houston

This really cute cottage is near Sam Houston National Park and is in the heart of Bluebonnet country which makes it a perfect getaway.

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Rolling out of bed in the morning with the warm sun streaming in through the curtains, the smell of freshly cooked breakfast on the stove and the noise of chickens just outside make it feel like you're in the middle of a farm in the countryside. And in most of those instances, you probably would be, but there's a tiny home rental in Midtown Houston that has all of the country comforts in the heart of the bustling city... chickens included. 

The adorable tiny house in Midtown is surrounded by the cutest chickens. The tiny farmhouse style home is an unexpected find in the middle of Houston's awesome bar scene!

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It's common for childhood friends to talk for hours about what it would be like to live like princesses and princes. Some of them would even take it to the next level and build forts out of pillows and sheets that would resemble their castles. A man by the name of Mike Newman listened to those fantasies and decided to build a house following the framework of real-life castles. Newman's castle near Houston, Texas is a perfect day-date for you and your friends to relive those childhood memories for real.

Now that we might be a little older, it is unfortunate that something this exciting didn't exist when we were all young and dreaming of being a king or queen.

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