An Island of Pleasure South Padre Island, on the Gulf of Mexico in Southeast Texas, is a popular vacation spot for every age group from college students on spring break to families looking for some fun in the sun. Regardless of which group you fall into, or if you're somewhere in between, the island has tons to offer. Rent a cabin or bungalow along the beach, and make it the ... (Read More)
If you love to shop, and you're anywhere near the Dallas-Fort Worth area, you are in for a pleasant treat. The DFW metroplex offers dozens of malls and shopping areas to choose from, each completely different from the others. Out of all those choices, a few great places stand out that we must share with you.
If you're in Dallas, you absolutely must see the Galleria. One of the fanciest malls ... (Read More)
Arts, anthropology, animals, and aerospace, all in one city? Where, you ask? Houston, Texas, of course. And it's all there for you to see and visit.
NASA Space Center is probably one of the most popular tourist draws in the Houston area. With its halls of space history and cache of capsules and space suits worn by the astronauts, it is certainly a wonderful attraction. On top of that, Johnson Space ... (Read More)
Camping Choices in Texas
Camping is an integral part of Texas culture. Outside of the huge metropolitan cities lies an array of state parks and open terrain just waiting to be discovered and enjoyed. And since you can go camping almost any day of the year, you have no excuse for leaving the sleeping bag stuffed in your garage.
Over 70 state parks are found in Texas, so there's definitely one nearby. ... (Read More)
Camping is as much a part of Texas tradition as the state itself. Outside of the huge metropolitan cities lie an array of state parks and open terrain just waiting to be discovered and enjoyed. Since you can go camping almost any evening of the year, you have no excuse for leaving the sleeping bag stuffed in your garage.
Over seventy state parks are found in the state, so there's definitely ... (Read More)
If you're tired of laying around the house or apartment, or tired of being cooped up in the office, get outside and soak up some Texas sun and Vitamin D. Whether you prefer a walk around the park or an adventure that forces you to work for every step of the mountain you climb, it's all around you. Much of it is right outside the city walls of Dallas.
The parks ... (Read More)