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A Texas Vacation has something for everyone to enjoy. You can water-ski, scuba dive or just float down a lazy river. You can find festivals and fairs happening nearly year-round. For family fun catch theme parks such as Seaworld and Six Flags and don’t forget the world famous Schlitterbahn Water Parks. Some of the best family vacation ideas and information is available at Family Fun Activities. For nature lovers we have some wonderful state parks for your Texas vacation and you can enjoy all the activities offered like hiking, biking,walking trails, fishing, swimming, boating and nature watching.

If you’re into arts, music or history, there are hundreds of historical and heritage museums, galleries filled with works of art and beautiful historic homes and buildings. There are also attractions, concerts, and live venues to experience whatever your listening pleasure, from country to rock and from blues to Tejano.

golf4Great golf is just around the corner anywhere in Texas. We have many beautiful golf courses and you will find dozens of public-play facilities as well as several highly regarded golf resorts. Whle vacationing in Texas why not visit one of our wonderful Day Spas. We offer Day Spas and Spa Vacations. If you enjoy Shopping you’ll find treasures of all shapes and sizes in our small towns and large cities during your texas vacation. You can browse through an antique store or stroll through the wide selections of an outlet mall.

Where to eat? Texas offers anything from Tex-Mex to T-bone steaks. You want good old-fashioned barbecue? You will find the best mesquite smoked barbecue in the world in Texas. But we have more than barbecue, due to the many different cultures we have in Texas, practically every food type is available in the Lone Star State, you can sample some incredible Mexican, German, Asian and Southwestern cuisine at many of our Great Restaurants during your texas vacation.

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Texas is a big state, full of small towns, historic landmarks, state parks and other attractions that visitors come to year after year. However the majority of first-time visitors coming to Texas head to the major cities. Whether for business or pleasure, Texas’ top six cities offer visitors plenty of options. There are a number of great “out-of-the-way” towns and attractions to visit during your Texas vacation, but if you are looking for a sure thing, you can’t go wrong with one of Texas’ top cities.

Texas is blessed with beautiful Beaches, warm gulf waters, fantastic water activities, boating and much more. Don’t forget there’s also surfing on the Gulf of Mexico along the Texas coast.

hillcountry You can experience the rolling hills of Texas Hill Country which is located in the heart of Texas. The hill country is known for its clear spring-fed streams and rivers running through valleys. The hill country has brilliant displays of wildflowers in the spring. Austin is the capital of Texas and known as the "Live Music Capital of the World" and has more live music venues per capita than such places as Nashville, Memphis, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, or New York City. An Austin Vacation is a gateway to the scenic Texas Hill Country. Blessed with a great year-round climate and 300 days of sunshine a year, the city lives for the outdoors. If you love water sports you will have plenty of opportunities here during your Texas Vacation. There are almost two dozen amazing state parks, most of which are located along lakes or rivers.

bigbend Big Bend Country is filled with history and culture. The Big Bend is named for the vast curve of the Rio Grande in southwest Texas and has beautiful mountains and canyons. It is a beautiful natural region, with a fascinating history. Over one million acres of public land including Big Bend National Park and Big Bend Ranch State Park offer hiking, camping, river running, horse riding, mountain bicycling, jeep touring and many sightseeing opportunities. This is a great place to get away from it all.

South Texas Plains is made up historic missions and Mexican heritage combined with friendly people.sanantonio8 Tex-Mex cafes and charming shops line the romantic River Walk in San Antonio, city of Spanish mansions and family attractions such as Sea world and theme parks. Added to this atmosphere is year round sunshine that provide the perfect setting for Mexico shopping excursions or outdoor pursuits such as hunting, fishing and of course, golf on your texas vacation.

padreisland6 PadreIsland4 Texas Gulf Coast has over 300 miles of coastline bordering the Gulf of Mexico. In addition to many stretches of beautiful beach, the Texas Gulf Coast is home to some of the state's most popular attractions. Corpus Christi is mainly a beach-resort site. It offers a wide range of opportunities for fishing, sailing, golf, bird watching, dolphin watching and water sports. The gulf coast is a paradise for your Texas Vacaton with activities from honeymooners to families This is just scratching the surface of the activities offered at the coast; beautiful beaches, warm gulf waters, fantastic water activities including boating, sailing, swimming, deep sea fishing, and much more.


Texas Panhandle Plains is an unforgettable experience with its rugged beauty. When you look at deep water-carved canyons lands and the wide open skies you will find miles and miles of historic destinations and attractions on your Texas Vacation. From dinosaurs to archaeological digs and cowboys to courthouses, there is always something to see in the Texas Plains Region. You will also find these attractions; Beautiful State Parks and Wildlife Areas, Historic Museums, Restored Theaters & Art Museums, Fun Festivals, Round-ups, Cook-offs & Rodeos, Amusement Parks, and much more vacationing in Texas.

prairies1 Texas Prairies and Lakes is the largest of all the regions in the Lone Star State. The region's almost 47,000 square miles has its northern border at the Red River, which separates Texas from Oklahoma, and its southern edge is more than 350 miles away, just a little southeast of San Antonio. This area has everything from big cities to small towns and everything in the middle. Visit the fast pace cosmopolitan excitement of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex with the best in shopping, dining and Dallas Entertainment . Discover the beautiful natural rivers and lakes and the laid-back country lifestyles with the man made attractions and theme parks of this beautiful region of Texas.

rosegardenTexas Piney Woods is southern hospitality at its best.The Tyler Rose Garden is a 14-acre park, making it the nation's largest rose garden. The garden is full of beauty, especially in the spring and again in mid-October when the Rose Garden is in full bloom. There are over 38,000 rose bushes of at least 500 different varieties, from tall rose trees to miniature roses no larger than a dime. The Rose Garden is the site of the annual Texas Rose Festival held in mid-October each year and attracts tourists by the thousands. Numerous visitors gather to meet the Rose Queen, and enjoy refreshments in this spectacular outdoor setting during the popular Queens Tea.

This area offers some of the best fishing, down home cooking, championship golf, and family activities in the Lone Star State. pineywoodsDuring the Christmas season this part of Texas becomes truly magical. Town squares are transformed into holiday wonderlands with thousands of lights. When visiting the Piney Woods region you will travel through thousands of acres of the greenest forests and the bluest lakes in America. Along the way you will experience the rich history of the great state of Texas, from Native American culture to the Republic of Texas and beyond on your Texas vacation.

This makes a Texas Vacation great for everyone, especially families. The prices are reasonable and the people are friendly. Texas is world-famous for its hearty welcoming spirit.

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