An Island of Pleasure South Padre Island, on the Gulf of Mexico in Southeast Texas, is a popular vacation spot for every person 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 plenty to offer. Rent a cabin or bungalow along the beach, and make it the centerpoint ... (Read More)
Camping is as much a part of Texas tradition as the state itself. Outside of the huge metropolitan areas lie an array of state parks and open terrain just waiting to be explored 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 spare room.
Over seventy state parks are situated in the state, so there's ... (Read More)
If you're tired of sitting 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 stroll around the park or an adventure that forces you to work for every step of the mountain you climb, it's all up to you. Much of it is right outside the city walls of Dallas.
The ... (Read More)
Remember the Alamo
San Antonio may not be one of the most popular places to see in Texas, but it does get its fair share of visitors and has plenty to offer those that come. The South Texas setting makes the weather perfect for day and night time activities. Nightlife is all around for the evening lover. Aside from all that, the city makes room for the family entertainment as well.
It ... (Read More)
Where can you find arts, anthropology, animals, and aerospace, all in one location? Houston, Texas, of course. And it's all available for you to see and visit.
NASA's Space Center is probably one of the biggest tourist draws to the Houston area. With its halls of space history and cache of capsules and space suits used by the astronauts, it is certainly a wonderful attraction. On top of that, Johnson Space ... (Read More)
If you get a chance to visit Austin, Texas, you're in for a surprise. Austin, the state capitol, was once a secret mecca but is becoming more and more popular as its reputation grows. Austin is becoming home to more and more well known musicians and recording studios. But beyond that, there's still a lot to see and do in Austin. First, get out and enjoy the nightlife. Downtown Austin ... (Read More)