A Quick Guide to Experiencing Texas Like a Local

Are you planning a trip to the largest state in southern U.S. soon? Here is a quick guide for you to have the best time of your life! From sites to see and outfits to wear, we will cover what you need to experience Texas like a true local.

What to wear

Having an outfit fit for your Texas activities is a must for a fun and worry-free experience.

If you are headed to the ranch, for instance, wear a cozy top, boot-cut jeans, and a handy pair of cowboy boots. Of course, do not forget to wear your good old cowboy hat. You can always spot awesome American straw cowboy hats in stores or online shops like A.A. Callister. Do not also forget to use sunscreen to shield yourself from the blistering Texas heat.

Where to Go

  1. Big Bend National Park

Delight your eyes with the sights you can only find in Big Bend National Park. Located in southwestern Texas, it showcases the landscapes of Rio Grande Valley, Chisos Mountains and the Chihuahuan Desert. You can also trail and enjoy the three canyons found on the Rio Grande: the Boquillas, Mariscal and Santa Elena Canyons.

  1. San Antonio’s Spectacular River Walk

San Antonio’s Spectacular River Walk is the place to be to experience the urban side of the South. Sitting along the area are restaurants where you can dine and unwind with your mates like a true Texan. This place also holds festivals and art shows very often.

  1. Silver Spur Ranch

Your visit to Texas will never be complete without immersing yourself on a ranch. One of the many ranches you can visit is the Silver Spur Ranch, which offers an array of fun activities. You can do horseback riding, fishing, pool swimming and camping.

Now that you know where to go and what to wear, it is time to head there! Just keep this guide in mind for a fun and memorable Texas time.