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It's the second largest city in Texas, just behind Houston. This sprawling city is part of the Texas Triangle and also one of eleven megaregions in the United States. The metropolitan area, including the city of New Braunfels, has a population of over 2.3 million. Its home to the five-time NBA Champions, the Spurs and is host to one of the largest rodeos in the country. If you know a little bit about Texas history, then you've heard about The Alamo. Located in downtown, this museum commemorates the battle fought at the Alamo during December, 1835. This significant battle was part of the battles fought for Texas' Independence from Mexico. Inside the museum are photographs and replicas of the war. The River Walk, Historic Market Square, and Six Flags Fiesta Texas are all popular tourist attractions too.
Walkways along the San Antonio River make up this beautiful park downtown. The River Walk is lined with restaurants, businesses, hotels, and attractions. Take a stroll along the scenic River Walk and view waterfalls or watch the fish as they swim in the shallow waters. Or, instead of walking, take a River Boat tour along the river. Dinner cruises are available as well as touring the river on a barge where you'll learn more about the city's rich history. River Taxi's are also an option if you'd like to stop along the way. The River Walk is especially beautiful during the Christmas season as there are lights everywhere. For shopping, there is also the Rivercenter Mall located on the River Walk with over 100 shops, movie theatres, and is connected to the Marriot Hotel.
For a little taste of Mexico, visit the Historic Market Square on Commerce Street. It's like a giant outdoor flea market where you'll find all sorts of apparel, such as hand-embroidered dresses, blouses, and belts. There is no shortage of food at the Farmer's Market and the local people proudly show off their handcrafts, such as jewelry, pottery, and handbags. With the market being 3-blocks long, it's the largest Mexican market in the United States. It's also a place where Mexican festivals are held periodically. As you stroll through the market, you will probably hear a mariachi band playing lively music with dancing out in the plaza.
Six Flags Fiesta Texas is an amusement park located on approximately 200 acres with thrilling rides and world-class shows with fun for everyone. Some of the famous roller coaster rides include: Road Runner Express, Poltergeist, Goliath, Iron Rattler, and Batman: The Ride. Other rides and attractions include: Fiesta Texas Railroad, The Gully Washer, Amerigoround, Power Surge, Waverunner, The Twister, Taz's Tornado, Go-Karts, Skyscreamer, and the Slingshot. New rides are added from time to time, so there's always something new to experience. You'll probably see some cartoon characters from the Looney Tunes as you stroll through the park. Two annual events are especially noteworthy: Fright Fest held in October with monsters and ghouls during the Halloween Season, and Holiday in the Park held in November – January during the Christmas Season. The park is lit up with millions of lights scattered throughout the park with a visit from Santa Claus.
Rich in culture and history, this colorful city is well worth your visit. Allow Shofur's bus ticket service will ensure you go from city to city safely. By purchasing a bus ticket, you'll be able to sit back and enjoy the sights and sounds of the hustle and bustle knowing you're in safe hands.
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