Popular Tourist Spots in Texas: Dallas, Houston, San Antonio

Texas is one of the most prominent states of the US. It is also the second largest state in the country in terms or area as well as population. It is also a popular tourist destination but if you wish to visit Texas, then you need to look at the famous destinations of each of Texas cities. And you will need more than one trip to cover the entire state.


Few most visited places in some best known Texas cities

Dallas: There are many famous and fun places in Dallas but if there is one place that is full of charm and beauty, then it has to be the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden situated on the 8525 Garland Road.  There are gardens, festivals, concerts, art shows and even several educational programs. You can take a guided tour at the park. Take a stroll around beautiful sculptures or opt for a hiking or biking trail. You can also indulge in fishing, bird watching, wildlife spotting and even sailing.  Art lovers should visit the Nasher Sculpture Center and the Trammel and Margaret Crow Collection of Asian Art. You can also visit the AT & T Stadium to watch the famous NFL team in action.

Houston: This is a city which has attraction to soothe the traveller bug in you. For art enthusiasts, there is the Museum District at 1001 Bissonnet Street and of course the colorful Street Art which are some amazing graffiti of some of the renowned artists, Drive around or stop to take in the view where art is full of color and opinions. If you are a space lover, head to the Space Center Houston which is nothing but a magic land covering space journeys. You can even meet astronauts here on certain days of the week. For those who love to spend time with nature, there is the Houston Zoo full of animals, marine species, and more. When in Houston, do spend time trying out the different cuisines which makes the different restaurants and eateries in the city much popular.

San Antonio: The city is renowned for its River Walk with stone walkways lining the San Antonio River. You can also opt for a guided tour or just stroll around. It is also a great place to try out different delicacies. Other must-see places in the city are the Alamo, Natural Bridge Caverns, the Pearl District and Farmers Market, the San Antonio Museum of Art and the many zoos and parks.

I’m Abigail Joseph, an experienced blogger, and journalist, who writes for both print as well as online media. I’m a storyteller and a travel writer at blackoutsabbath.org. I write about luxury spa travel. Prior to this, I worked as the editor of a travel website and books.

Abigail Joseph – who has written posts on The Insider’s Guide.