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The Great State of Texas

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Texas is the largest state in the continental United States. Its three largest cities are Houston, San Antonio and Dallas.

In Houston you can visit the NASA’s Space Center and its many interactive exhibits, the Galleria which is the largest shopping center in Texas. Parks abound in Houston among which are Herman Park and Terry Hershey Park.

A famous spot to visit is The Alamo in San Antonio, Texas. Learn about the famous and fierce battle which took place there and was a key event in the Texas revolution.

In West Texas you will find the Guadalupe Mountains with its famous crest, Guadalupe Peak which hikers can climb and proceed from there to El Capitan Peak (not to be confused with El Capitan in Yosemite National Park) and which has been used as a landmark.

The central region of Texas is known as the "Hill Country". It is made of tall rugged hills which are made of granite and limestone. Among its most famous is "Enchanted Rock", a gigantic granite rock pink in color.

Last, but not least is "Palo Duro Canyon". The second largest canyon after the Grand Canyon is to be found in the Texas panhandle. It was said about it that "It is a burning, seething cauldron, filled with dramatic light and color."

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Texas Attractions

1940 Air Terminal Museum Houston Texas
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1940 Air Terminal Museum - Houston


The 1940 Air Terminal Museum is a museum that is situated in Houston, Texas at William P. Hobby Airport. Collections are housed in the original art deco building which served as the first terminal for passenger flight in Houston, . The museum currently exhibits several collections focusing on Houston's commercial aviation history and is operated by the Houston Aeronautical Heritage Society, a recognized Texas 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization.
20th Century Technology Museum Wharton Texas
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20th Century Technology Museum - Wharton


The 20th Century Technology Museum is a museum that is situated in Wharton, Texas, and displays examples of technology from the 20th century. The museum is a non-profit organization and opened its gallery in July 2005 on the first floor of the former Wharton County Jail, which was constructed in 1888.

 

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85 Speedway - Ennis


85 Speedway is a 1/4 mile, semi-banked, clay oval dirt track located just east of Ennis, Texas that hosts Saturday night races for classes such as Twister, Cruiser, Bomber, IMCA Southern Sport Modified, and IMCA Modifieds, with special events held throughout the season with guest race classes, candy giveaways, bicycle giveaways, wheelbarrow races, tricycle races, an Independence Day fireworks show, and more.
A 1 Golf Center Rockwell Texas
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A-1 Golf Center - Rockwell


The A-1 Golf Center is a 9 hole public golf course in Rockwall County Texas. This course is located in the city of Rockwell. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 972-711-3996.

 

 


Address: 1805 E Hwy 30, Rockwell, TX 75087
Abilene Zoological Gardens Texas
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Abilene Zoological Gardens - Abilene


The Abilene Zoological Gardens is a small 13-acre zoo that is situated in Abilene, Texas. The zoo has over 500 animals representing over 200 species. Attendance for 2009 was 172,343.

 

 

Admiral Nimitz Museum Fredericksburg Texas
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Admiral Nimitz Museum - Fredericksburg


The National Museum of the Pacific War is located in Fredericksburg, Texas, the boyhood home of Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz. Fleet Admiral Nimitz served as CinCPAC, Commander in Chief Pacific Fleet during World War II. The six acre site includes the Admiral Nimitz Museum which is housed in the old Nimitz Hotel and tells the story of Fleet Admiral Nimitz beginning with his life as a young boy through his naval career as well as the evolution of the old hotel in Fredericksburg, Texas.
Alamo Country Club San Antonio Texas
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Alamo Country Club - San Antonio


The Alamo Country Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Bexar County Texas. This course is located in the city of San Antonio, . Tee times are accepted up to 1 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 210-696-4000.

 


Address: 9700 Rochelle St, San Antonio, TX 78240
Alamo Village Brackettville Texas
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Alamo Village - Brackettville


Alamo Village is a movie set and tourist attraction north of Brackettville, Texas. It was the first movie location built in Texas, originally constructed for and best known as the setting for The Alamo, directed by John Wayne and starring Wayne, Richard Widmark, Laurence Harvey and Frankie Avalon.

 

Albany Golf Course Texas
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Albany Golf Course - Albany


The Albany Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Shackelford County Texas. This course is located in the city of Albany, . Tee times are accepted up to 3 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 915-762-3018.

 


Address: N Bird St, Albany, TX 76430
Alice Municipal Golf Course Texas
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Alice Municipal Golf Course - Alice


The Alice Municipal Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Jim Wells County Texas. This course is located in the city of Alice, . Tee times are accepted up to 4 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 361-664-7033.

 


Address: N Texas Blvd -- Anderson Park, Alice, TX 78332
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Texas Hotels

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The Westin Oaks Houston At The Galleria
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The Westin Oaks Houston At The Galleria
5011 Westheimer Road
Houston, 77056

 

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The Westin Galleria Dallas
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The Westin Galleria Dallas
13340 Dallas Pkwy
Dallas, 75240

 

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Fairfield Inn By Marriott Texas City
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Fairfield Inn By Marriott Texas City
10700 Emmett F Lowry Expy
Texas City, 77591

 

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Fairfield Inn N Stes Marriott
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Fairfield Inn N Stes Marriott
6600 Interstate 40 W
Amarillo, 79106

 

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Sheraton Arlington
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Sheraton Arlington
1500 Convention Center Dr
Arlington, 76011

 

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Sheraton North Houston At George Bush Intercontinental
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Sheraton North Houston At George Bush Intercontinental
15700 John F Kennedy Blvd
Houston, 77032

 

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Sheraton Dfw Airport Hotel
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Sheraton Dfw Airport Hotel
4440 W John Carpenter Fwy
Irving, 75063

 

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Hotel Dallas Mockingbird
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Hotel Dallas Mockingbird
1893 W Mockingbird Lane
Dallas, 75235

 

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Quality Inn & Suites
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Quality Inn & Suites
3605 Highway 75 South
Sherman, 75090

 

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Comfort Inn Fiesta Park Area
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Comfort Inn Fiesta Park Area
6755 1604 W
San Antonio, 78256

 

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Texas Articles

 

Pecos, Texas: A Tiny Oasis in the Wilds of West Texas
Published July 17, 2011

Pecos Texas is home to the West of the Pecos Museum, formerly the elegant three-story Orient Hotel - converted into a history rich Western Museum.

 

Amarillo Texas Family Attractions and Texas-Size Fun
Published July 2, 2011

Discover Amarillo Texas family fun activities with its western heritage, scenic sites, inexpensive accommodations, dining and much much more!

 

Wild West Main Street: Bandera, Texas
Published June 21, 2011

The old Western city of Bandera Texas is a wonderful choice for families with the 1800s storefronts, dusty streets and welcoming small-town flair

 

Remember the Alamo in San Antonio
Published June 21, 2011

The Alamo in San Antonio Texas offers a lot to see and do and provides insight into a critical part of American History and is an educational and entertaining experience

 

Going Batty in Austin, TX: Bat Cruise
Published June 20, 2011

The Austin Texas seasonal Bat Cruise provides an amazing view of the 1.5 million Mexican free-tailed bats flying out of the Congress Avenue Bridge each evening

 

Austin’s Museum of the Weird: Honoring the Dime Museums of the Past
Published June 20, 2011

Located in the popular 6th Street Historic Distric of Austin Texas, the Museum of the Wierd is a tribute to the past exotic and disturbing freak show Dime Museums

 

Space History Comes to Life: Johnson Space Center
Published June 10, 2011

The Johnson Space Center in Houston Texas is a fantastic choice for families, with a large array of fascinating exhibits that are both informative and entertaining.

 

A Great Family Vacation Spot – The Woodlands Resort
Published May 23, 2011

Hotel review for Woodlands Resort Conference Center Texas. The Woodlands Resort & Conference Center is located in Texas just 30 minutes from downtown Houston.  The Forest Oasis...

 

San Antonio: The River Walk and the Alamo
Published October 27, 2010

While in San Antonio Texas we visted the Alamo which sits in a short plaza just off the street, across from a number of restaurants, museums, and hotels

 

Downtown Austin and the Austin Children’s Museum
Published October 25, 2010

The Austin Children's Museum in Downtown is quite popular and can get very busy. The museum offers a variety of story times and guided activities each day of the week.

 

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