travelogue

Welcome to the Town of Round Top's Travelogue. From the moment you turn onto Hwy 237 you'll feel like you've been transported to another world—one that is filled with culture, history, great food and all kinds of fun things to do.

This is your one-stop shop for all things Round Top. Here, you'll find our favorite places to go and things to do, as well as meet some of our favorite people who make Round Top so special!

ROUND TOP’S POWER COUPLE: CATHY & STEVEN FRIETSCH

Culinary arts reign with two restaurants, fashionistas flock to the many boutique retail shops while cocktailians indulge in mixology arts within the building’s sumptuously chic “hidden” bar.
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Marla Hurley's distinctly Round Topian story

There are undoubtedly delicious stories behind every single pre-owned bag, bauble and bow-tied blouse in the exquisitely stylish Modern Marla boutique.
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Fun Facts: the History of the Round Top Antiques & Design Show

We thought we would share some fun facts on the history of the Round Top Antiques & Design Show, which was founded by the late, great Emma Lee Turney in 1968.
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Kemo Sabe Round Top Opening Eminent

The wildly popular western wear brand opens year-round storefront at Round Top's Henkel Square.
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Round Top Done Right: Some Top Spots

Consider this your insider guide to some of the best that our beloved tiny town in east Texas has to offer.
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A Texas-Sized Version of the American Dream: Kooper Family Whiskey

Less than 15 minutes from Round Top as the crow flies, the Kooper Family Whiskey distillery resides just off 290 in Ledbetter, TX.
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Painted Churches Self-Guided Tour

RTTX Travelogue focuses on the broader region’s assortment of vibrantly painted churches, which collectively make for a scenic driving tour perfect for getting out and about and exploring the Texas countryside.
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