Although there are many different places you could visit in the state of Texas, you’re not going to find an area that is more diverse and enjoyable than San Antonio. It offers a number of contemporary options for visitors but also is possible for people of many cultures to enjoy what is in the area as well. Quite simply, it is well worth the visit.
When you enter into the area of San Antonio, the German and Mexican heritage is going to become quickly obvious. While you are in the city, make sure that you take the time to walk the downtown area, as it offers much to the visitor. Not only will you find a wide range of historic sites, there are also museums and plenty of little shops to go into. The best time of the year for you to spend walking in downtown San Antonio is in the autumn, after the heat of summer has died down.
If you’re going to be visiting the city in the autumn of the year, there is more to visiting than a comfortable walk in the downtown area. You should also check out the Hill country that is located north of the city, including a celebration that is known as Wurstfest. It attracts approximately 100,000 people on an annual basis and it is a German celebration of their ancestry, including plenty of beer and, of course, sausage. If you plan on going to the events, which is well worth a visit, you can buy the tickets online in advance.
Of course, if you are planning on visiting San Antonio, you should absolutely stop by the Alamo. In fact, no visit to San Antonio could be considered complete if the Alamo were not included. Being in the area of the Alamo is, quite simply, amazing but you might be surprised that the exhibits are not all that they should be. That being said, it is an area that should be visited and you can walk away with a trinket or two as a reminder.
Finally, we would we would encourage you to spend some time although the river, and the best way to do so is on a barge ride. It is a reasonable option that lasts for approximately 30 minutes and it gives you a view of the area that you may not get if you weren’t out on the water.