Texas is the home of the cowboys and the birthplace of western films. So why not feel like a cowboy feel and experience the beautiful nature of Texas, which invites you to numerous activities. Experience the primeval landscape with the giant cacti very consciously and visit the Big Bend National Park in the south, through which the unique Rio Grande flows. There raccoons, coyotes and desert rabbits say good night. Experience Austin, the stronghold of country music, and tour the space headquarters in Houston. Get to know the diverse landscapes of dark pine forests over hills to the desert and unique desert landscape of the state on your Texas trip.
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BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK
Hiking, camping, horseback riding, mountain biking and excursions by jeep or canoe. There is a lot to discover in this park.
THE SPACE CENTER IN HOUSTON
Real rockets, exciting shows or a meet & greet with an astronaut – unique insights behind the scenes of space travel.
FORT WORTH WATER GARDENS
This modern water landscape is a beautiful and refreshing oasis in the middle of the big city and a great photo opportunity.
CANOE TRIP ON THE RIO GRANDE
The Rio Grande is the third longest river in the United States. On a canoe tour you can enjoy the beauty of nature.
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Discover the many facets of Dallas: ultra-modern buildings, cozy shops and first-class museums.
Welcome to Dallas – “The Big D”! The third largest city in Texas was founded in 1841 and was long considered an important center of the oil and cotton industry. Last but not least, the “Dallas” television series made you think mostly of ranches, oil wells and powerful family businesses – even though the city has achieved a significant change in image.
Banks and oil companies as well as modern hotels, convention centers and skyscrapers with glass facades now stand on the Texas steppe floor of Dallas. In fact, there are no derricks and refineries within the city limits these days. The “Swinging Dallas” presents itself as a young, dynamic city with a wide range of bars, discos, country and western clubs and has some of the best shopping in all of Texas. Big dreams, the pioneering spirit and constantly new construction projects have made the city a modern economic center of the computer, finance and petrochemical industry. Not without reason is Dallas’ slogan: “Big Things Happen Here!”
ATTRACTIONS IN DALLAS
Not only modern skyscrapers shape the cityscape, Dallas also has many small shops, drugstores and sandwich cafés.
In the middle of the metropolis is the Main Street Garden Park – a small green oasis that invites you to relax and unwind.
The best way to drift through the city is to discover a lot: for example, the time-honored 1922 Magnolia Petroleum Building, the mighty Majestic Theater and the famous Adolphus Hotel on Commerce Street, which was built in Baroque style. Don’t miss the Farmers Market, where Larry Hagman, aka JR, was happy to shop.
Dallas Arts District
The famous Arts District of Dallas has a lot to offer: Numerous theaters and museums, including the Dallas Museum of Art, and leisure destinations such as the AT&T Performing Arts Center or the Margot and Bill Winspear Opera House make this district an exciting part of Dallas.
The area around Dallas Dallas is also known beyond its city limits – the city’s successful sports teams are particularly famous. The baseball players of the “Texas Rangers”, the footballers of the “Dallas Cowboys” and the basketball team “Dallas Mavericks” provide the young and sporty image of the metropolis. If you also want to get to know the area around Dallas, you should head to the Six Flags Over Texas amusement park in Arlington. It lies west of the city, halfway between Dallas and Fort Worth, has a wide variety of attractions to offer and is a real thrill!
Dallas Uptown and West End
In the Uptown and West End neighborhoods of Dallas there is a lively atmosphere along the cobbled streets with many restaurants, sidewalk cafes, bars and small malls. If you take the nostalgic tram along McKinney Avenue, you can really enjoy the city. And also visit the luxurious Highland Park residential area designed by WD Cook – the architect who also designed the world-famous city of Beverly Hills in Los Angeles County.
The Katy Trail is the running route of the locals. The approximately 5.6 km long path also serves as an inline, skateboard and bicycle route. If you want to get to know Dallas and its everyday life, you should take a spin there.
Sixth Floor Museum
The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza is located on the sixth floor of the Dallas County Administration Building. It deals with the life and work of the former President of the United States, John F. Kennedy.
The Southfork Ranch
The over 500 square meter ranch is known from the 1970s television series “Dallas”. Today the building can be used for conferences and events. A highlight on your trip to Dallas, Texas.
The historic trolleys can still be found in the Dallas cityscape. The ride in the trolleys is free, as the operating company is a non-profit organization. One more reason to explore the city with the M-Line.
Klyde Warren Park
The public park in downtown Dallas was officially opened in 2012 after a three-year renovation phase and has shone in new splendor ever since. Locals and tourists can relax in the approx. Two hectare park.
The Northpark Center
The shopping center has more than 200 shops and numerous restaurants, so shopping here is an experience. The Northpark Center is the first mall to be featured in Vogue Magazine. You rarely find so much exclusivity in one place.
Discover the highlights of Fort Worth: first-class museums and an unforgettable visit to the stock yards
The cowboy town of Fort Worth is one of the largest cities in Texas and about 50 kilometers from Dallas. Fort Worth is less known than its neighboring city, but is in no way inferior to it as a travel destination.
In Fort Worth you have come to the right place if you want to experience the pure cowboy feeling. An unforgettable visit to the historic district of Stockyards should not be missed in Fort Worth. Fort Worth is also a city of culture, not just the cowboys! The city is home to a number of first-class museums. These are lined up within the cultural district. These include the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, the Kimbell Art Museum or the Amon Carter Museum.
A great selection of restaurants rounds off a unique visit to Fort Worth culinary. The beautiful walk-in water terraces of the Water Gardens are also impressive.
Cultural diversity in Texas’ warm metropolis
Houston, the fourth largest metropolis in the USA, has an exciting mix of space, culture and professional sports to offer – it is worth visiting this hospitable city on Galveston Bay!
Off into space: The city’s most famous attraction is the Space Center Houston, the official visitor center that belongs to NASA’s Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center. Here you get a deep insight into the history of manned space travel.
But don’t miss the art and culture scene either. There is a lot going on in the city center, from operas to symphonies and plays. If you like going to the museum, the Houston Museum District is the place for you: the Museum of Natural History with its paleontological finds is a must, and world-famous works of art can be admired in art museums such as the Museum of Fine Arts. Sports enthusiasts are also in good hands in Houston, because here they can cheer five professional teams who can look back on a long tradition.