A splash of color for the San Antonio River Walk. (Credit: Mary Gomes)
Known as Military City, USA, with friendly people and affordable living, we have everything for everybody. We have amusement parks (including the only one in the world exclusively designed for people with special needs), and historical locations ranging from the Alamo to the San Antonio Missions’ World Heritage Site. We have theater, every type of ethnic food imaginable, our famous River Walk, music venues, shops, museums, and rodeos. Need I say more?
The Tower of the Americas from the 1968 World’s Fair. (Credit: Mary Gomes)
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Young people here hold doors open, and anyone will stop for you if you look like you need directions. I once fell at a pre-rodeo parade and was helped by so many strangers.
A rough rider outside the Briscoe Western Art Museum. (Credit: Mary Gomes)