February 16, 2022 2 min read

Each city in Texas has something fresh and new to offer; whether it’s cowboy boots and spurs or high-fashion, steaks or sushi, there's always something new tourists can look for while touring around this state.

However, the question is, which city should you visit if you're touring under a restricted budget and a tight schedule? Well, let us help you out with that.

Here's a list of the 5 best cities you should see when you pay Texas a visit!



Dallas, Texas, USA skyline at dusk

Dallas lies in the most populated part of the state and is a fantastic city to visit and live in. Each neighborhood has a distinct character and feel about it. The Uptown, for instance, is brimming with boutique shops, trendy cocktail bars, restaurants, etc. The Downtown consists of attractions for tourists like museums and art collections that are extensive and one of the largest in the States. Visit https://www.dallasarboretum.org/events-activities/ to find more activities in Dallas.



Houston, Texas, USA skyline at night

Houston is home to a diverse and multicultural population. It’s also one of the largest and most vibrant cities in the States. The variety and sheer number of neighborhoods serve all walks of life, and have activities to do for almost everyone!  

To better understand the city built from oil wealth, one can explore the cultural scene in the vast Theatre District. You can also head to Chinatown or Mahatma Gandhi District to enjoy some of Huston’s classic cuisine and nightlife. Read our blog here for a more in depth exploration of Houston. 


San Antonio

Famous Riverwalk in San Antonio, Texas, USA

San Antonio is the second-largest city in the state and is a trendy tourist destination as there are so many sites to see and so much to do here. One of the highlights of San Antonia is the picturesque River Walk that goes through the Downtown with lively cafes, restaurants, and bars at its bank. From attractive amusement parks, shopping malls to fun nightlife, this city has everything one can  ask for.



Music Festival, Austin, Texas, USA

Austin is Texas’ state capital and is a friendly, fun, and down-to-earth place that markets itself as the “live music capital of the world.” The city contains a multitude of cafes, clubs, bars, restaurants that put out live shows and live performances throughout the week.



Bluebonnets and Indian Paintbrushes in field outside of Fredericksburg, Texas, USA

Fredericksburg has a distinctive German feel about it because of the lovely architecture and many local festivals such as the Oktoberfest. This charming and quaint place has many cafes and B&Bs on offer, as well as atmospheric German restaurants and beer gardens.


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What will it be? Where will you stop in TX? Let us know in the comments below. And don't forget to pins your travels on your new Slate Gray Texas Push Pin Wall Map with Pins


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