Great visuals explaining the history of westward expansion in the USA.
This is the bible for serious map collectors. Lists most atlases published before the 19th century. Black and white images of some maps. Another great present for anyone interested in antique maps.
How to choose antique prints? It should not be difficult. In our opinion Antique Prints are subject oriented and you need to use your brain to choose the piece that fits you best. Original art on the other hand is impulsive, it needs to talk to you, we like to think it is where you use […]
A must for all collectors of maps of Texas – Maps of Texas and the Southwest by James Martin. This is a beautiful books with lots of interesting maps and descriptions. A perfect present for your favorite map guy!
What are our favorite restaurants at Round Top? Well, many people ask us “where should we eat when we come to Round Top?”. There is an almost bewildering choice from small “shacks” and food trucks to restaurants that like to think that they are gourmet restaurants. I have to admit that when we are doing […]
Here is a question that we often answer to our clients. Woodcuts have a lot more work in them than first appears to the unpracticed eye. Without actually seeing how the process is done, few people can grasp even the concept of how a woodcut print is made. The Museum of Modern Art (MOMA) has […]
When is Round Top Antique show? This is a question we get quite often. Round Top happens twice a year in the Fall and the Spring. The show is promoted for what is called Antique Week, but this can be misleading as many venues at Round Top are open several weeks earlier. This Spring 2016 Round […]
Where can I get WIFI at Round Top? Being out here in the middle of the rolling green hills of Round Top, TX is beautiful, and now there are options for getting WIFI. Many people connect through their accommodation, and that would be the best bet, as the places below can get busy at peak […]
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Even though David and I are hardly ever awake past 10pm during Round Top, there are several places that cater to the party crowd, who have much more stamina than we do. Here are some ideas to find a party at Round Top. The biggest party at Round Top is Thursday of Antiques Week is […]