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Information For Planning a Texas Vacation

From Gulf waters to Big Bend mountains, big cities to ghost towns, state-of-the-art attractions to historic museums, Texas has something for everyone.
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Things to Do in Texas in 2014
There are plenty of things to do in Texas for visitors to the Lone Star State in 2014.

2014 Texas Travel Resolutions
A list of the best things to do each month in Texas during 2014.

Texas Resorts
Texas is full of attractions and has plenty of things to see and do. However, sometimes the best vacation involves taking things at a slower pace and allowing yourself to be pampered without having to travel great distances to take part in activities. If you like having everything you want right at your doorstep, one of these Texas resorts may...

Must Visit Texas Cities
From tiny towns to major cities, there are certain places that are part of Texas' iconic image.

The Romantic Texas Hill Country
The Texas Hill Country is one of the most romantic regions in the Southern US. Rolling hills, clear streams, and quaint villages dotting the landscape make it the perfect escape for a romantic weekend.

Touring Texas Cities
Texas seven major cities are great vacation destinations.

Romantic Vacations on the Texas Coast
Texas coastal towns from Galveston to South Padre Island offer visitors a wide variety of options to make their romantic weekend getaway a memorable one.

Attractions Along the Texas Coast
Texas has over 300 miles of coastline bordering the Gulf of Mexico. In addition to many stretches of beautiful beach, the Texas Gulf Coast region is home to some of the state's most popular attractions.

Texas Hill Country Natural Attractions
The Texas Hill Country is one of the most popular tourist areas in the southern United States. The prime reason for the region's popularity is its unique natural beauty and many natural attractions.

Austin, Texas Attractions - Attractions in Austin, Texas
There is plenty to see and do while visiting the Capitol City. Of course, the Texas State Capitol itself is a top draw, but Austin also boasts world class museums and other attractions.

Attractions in Corpus Christi Texas
Corpus Christi is one of the most popular vacation destinations on the Gulf Coast. Besides miles of beautiful beaches, Corpus is home to a number of interesting attractions.

Dallas/Fort Worth Area Attractions
Dallas is the second largest city in Texas. Together, the Dallas/Ft. Worth metroplex offers visitors a variety of attractions and activities that simply can't be found elsewhere. From world-class zoos and museums to Texas-sized honky-tonks, the DFW area has it all.

El Paso Area Attractions - Visiting El Paso
A historic border town, El Paso has become a modern city without sacrificing its Old Southwest flair. And, there is plenty to see and do way out here in West Texas. From natural wonders to manmade marvels, El Paso boasts an impressive list of attractions.

Galveston Island Attractions
Historic Galveston Island is home to a variety of popular attractions, from landmarks and historic buildings to modern wonders and scenic natural areas. Taken together, these attractions make Galveston one of the most popular tourist destinations in Texas.

Houston Area Attractions
Houston is the largest city in Texas - and fourth largest in the nation. And, as would expect from a city that size, the Bayou City is home to some of the state's most unique and interesting attractions.

San Antonio Attractions
San Antonio is the top tourist destination in Texas. Besides its rich history and Old World charm, the Alamo city is home to some of the most popular and unique attractions in the Lone Star State, giving visitors plenty of options as to what to see and do while visiting San Antonio.

South Padre Island Area Attractions
South Padre Island has much more to offer than just surf and sand. While vacationing there, visitors can choose from a wide variety of activities and attractions - located on the Island or a short drive away - to fill their time between trips to the beach.

Free Summer Vacation Activities in Texas
The only thing better than having fun on summer vacation is doing it for free. Here are a few free summer vacation activities to fill out your Texas summer vacation.

Things to See & Do in Texas Before Dec 21, 2012
Who knows whether the Mayan prediction of a "grand cycle culmination" will occur on Dec 21, 2012? But, just to be on the safe side, here are some "musts" for any visitor to Texas to see and do before the 2012 winter solstice.

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