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 entertainment 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 centerpoint ... (Read More)
Camping is as much a part of Texas culture 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 day of the year, you have no excuse for leaving the sleeping bag stuffed in your closet.
Over seventy state parks are located 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 area of Dallas.
The parks ... (Read More)
Remember the Alamo
San Antonio may not be one of the most popular places to visit 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 party goer. 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 place? 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 worn by the astronauts, it is certainly a great attraction. On top of that, Johnson Space ... (Read More)
If you get a chance to visit Austin, Texas, you're in for a treat. Austin, the state capitol, was once a hidden mecca but is becoming more and more popular as its reputation grows. Austin is becoming home to more and more world-famous musicians and recording studios. But beyond that, there's still a lot to see and visit in Austin. To begin, get out and enjoy the nightlife. Downtown Austin ... (Read More)