Texas, largest contiguous state in the U.S. Known for cowboys and wide open spaces, there is much more that this huge state has to offer the traveler. So large and diverse it is subdivided into 6 separate areas, each known for a unique and special features, Texas has a limitless supply of places to go and things to do depending on your interests. Bill Bailey Travel Club welcomes you to look at one of Texas most well known, historic and popular cities with us. Welcome to San Antonia, a popular destination worth exploring. Get to know more about San Antonio and what it has to offer you with your friend Bill Bailey.
Otherwise known as Alamo City, San Antonio is home to one of the most well known historic sites, the Alamo. More than history can be found in this great city however. Take a look at some of the most well known and popular destinations for travel as you explore San Antonio with Bill Bailey Travel Club.
San Antonio RiverWalk
Wonderful for many reasons, one of the most enjoyable aspects of San Antonio is the ability to walk to many of its more popular destinations, thereby saving on your travel costs. The river walk is located in downtown San Antonio and also known as the Paseo del Rio. Open every day it is a public park and is composed of restaurants, hotels and attractions. The leading tourist attraction in the entire State of Texas it offers travelers the opportunity to see many of the most well known destinations all within 3 miles of scenic stone pathways lining the San Antonio River.
Popular sites along this route include:
San Antonio Museum of Art
Cathedrals and other architecture dating back to the 1700’s
Numerous historic businesses and more
In addition to wonderful everyday sites along the Riverwalk include over 20 special events throughout the year. Coming up in October is the Halloween Parade on the river. Other coming events this year include:
- Ford Holiday River Parade & Lighting Ceremony – Date: November 25, 2011 Time: 7:00PM
- Ford Holiday Boat Caroling – Date: November 26, 2011 6:30PM – December 18, 2011 9:30PM
- Ford Caroling Nights with Santa – Date: December 1, 2011 6:00PM – December 4, 2011 9:00PM
If you are in San Antonio, make your way to the Riverwalk and explore this most unique destination, a great way to enjoy your Texas vacation.
Bill Bailey Travel Club invites you to learn more about the most popular destinations for travel. Whether traveling in the U.S. or abroad, Bill Bailey Travel Club wishes you great travels and wonderful adventures. Learn more about travel with Bill Bailey Travel Club as we look at the topics that matter to you as a traveler. Be smart and be informed when you travel with Bill Bailey Travel Club.