USA - Texas (PDF Chapter)


This is the Texas chapter from Lonely Planet’s USA guidebook.

Cattle ranches, pickup trucks, cowboy boots and thick Texas drawls are all part of life in Texas, plus beaches, national parks, historic towns, citified shopping and nightlife, a vibrant music scene, and nearly year-round warm weather ideal for outdoor activities.

  • scoot across a well-worn wooden floor at Texas’ oldest dance hall in Gruene
  • maps
  • stroll scenic San Antonio’s Riverwalk, stopping at cafes and waterside restaurants along the way
  • transport
  • get your fill of live music, backyard bars and wildly creative food trucks in Austin
  • restaurants & accommodation

Coverage includes: South-Central Texas, Austin & Around, Hill Country, San Antonio, Houston & Around, Southern Gulf Coast, Aransas National Wildlife Refuge, Corpus Christi & Around, South Padre Island, The Valley, Dallas-Fort Worth, Dallas, Fort Worth, West Texas, Big Bend National Park & Around, El Paso, Hueco Tanks State Historical Park and Guadalupe Mountains National Park.

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