Living less than an hour from Texas growing up meant I was able to experience many of the wonderful things Texas has to offer; the foods, the unique places to visit, the history, etc. Since moving, I no longer have the chance to visit Texas very often so I was very excited to discover that Texas is coming to us! There is a fantastic tour traveling the country teaching families about the rich culture of Texas. This tour is called Texas on Tour, check out this schedule to find out which tour stop is closest to you! This is one tour definitely worth checking out!
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The tour provides the opportunity for you to discover all that Texas has to offer! You can explore the gorgeous Texas coastline via a virtual beach, watch a film and play a little Texas trivia inside the dome theatre, splash your way across the the state in a virtual kayaking adventures and so much more!
There are so many wonderful places to visit in Texas and I can’t wait to plan a mini family vacation. I would love to visit Galvestan, Houston and especially San Antonio! Here’s some fun information about San Antonio:
San Antonio is a vibrant city of legendary history and flourishing cultures. This is the perfect year to experience the Alamo as 2011 marks the 175th anniversary of the legendary Battle of the Alamo. Plus stroll the newly expanded River Walk, explore museums and dine on nationally acclaimed cuisine. One of America’s most affordable and friendly cities, make San Antonio your next vacation destination. Go to visitsanantonio.com to learn more.
Although we haven’t been to visit just yet it is on our list of places to see and I’ve heard its amazing! Texas is a great place to visit, especially during summer vacation and I encourage you to take a moment and check out everything Texas has to offer! The Lonestar State is sure to offer your family some Texas size fun in the sun! Thinking more along the lines of a romantic getaway? You’ll be thrilled to know you have a chance to win a trip for two! Visit this website and enter to win a trip for two to Texas.
To receive a free vacation planner and even make reservations online by visiting the Travel Texas Website.
One thing I absolutely love about Texas…the amazing foods! Let’s have a little fun with a fantastic Texas inspired giveaway:
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Win it: One lucky reader will win a Texas Chili Bowl Gift Set like the one pictured above
Giveaway open to: US only
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**I was provided with a Chili Bowl Gift Set to help in my review of the Texas Tour. I only recommend products or services I can stand behind and believe will be good for my readers. This review is my honest opinion, I was not required to write a positive review, nor was I paid for this review. All thoughts and opinions I have expressed are my own and might differ from yours. This review was made possible by Mom Spark Media**