Information for Planning a Texas Vacation
By Danno Wise, About.com Guide
Major Texas Cities
Texas is a vast state, full of small towns, historic landmarks, state parks and other attractions that draw visitors year after year. However, believe it or not, the majority of first-time visitors coming to Texas head to the major cities. Whether for business or pleasure, Texas’ largest cities offer visitors plenty of option.
Regions of Texas
Geographically speaking, Texas is the second largest state in the Union. Planning a vacation to such a vast land mass can be overwhelming. In order to make planning such a trip easier - and the subsequent vacation more efficient and enjoyable - try thinking of Texas in terms of a collection of small regions, rather than one large state.
- Seven Regions of Texas
- Touring the Big Bend Region of Texas
- Touring the Texas Hill Country
- Touring the Texas Piney Woods Region
Texas Event Calendars
Texas has a variety of fun and exciting festivals, celebrations and events. And, due to the largely mild year around
Seasonal Vacations in Texas
Texas is a broad state that encompasses several geographic regions. Each of these regions experience the four seasons of the year a little bit differently and thus offer dramatically different activities for visitors throughout the year.