An Island of Delight South Padre Island, on the Gulf of Mexico in Southeast Texas, is a popular vacation spot for every 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 centerpoint ... (Read More)
If you want to shop, and you're anywhere near the Dallas-Fort Worth area, you are in for a fun treat. The DFW metroplex offers dozens of malls and shopping centers to choose from, each completely different from the others. Out of all those choices, a few exceptional places stand out that we must share with you.
If you're in Dallas, you absolutely must go to the Galleria. One of the fanciest ... (Read More)
Arts, anthropology, animals, and aerospace, all in one city? Where, you ask? Houston, Texas, is the place. And it's all available 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 previously worn by the astronauts, it is certainly a fun attraction. On top of that, ... (Read More)
Camping Options in Texas
Camping is an integral part of Texas history. Outside of the huge metropolitan locations lies an array of state parks and open terrain just waiting to be discovered and enjoyed. And since you can go camping almost any night of the year, you have no excuse for leaving the sleeping bag stuffed in your storage area.
Over 70 state parks are found in Texas, so there's definitely one ... (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 explored 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 garage.
Over seventy state parks are located in the state, so there's definitely ... (Read More)
If you're tired of lounging 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 about you. Much of it is right outside the city limits of Dallas.
The parks ... (Read More)