Put on your cowboy boots and yell, "Remember the Alamo!" Indeed, San Antonio and Texan liberty go hand in hand, and you'll feel the town's proud past as soon as you arrive. Today, San Antonio is a cosmopolitan city with a laid-back vibe, tasty Mexican eateries, and a dynamite party scene. In short, you have to experience San Antonio.
Fort Sam Houston
Hotels near Fort Sam Houston are always packed with folks visiting family serving in the Army and history buffs looking to take a tour. Named after the first president of the Republic of Texas, Sam Houston, Fort Sam is one of America's oldest Army installations, and has been recognized as a national historic landmark. If you are interested in the military and its history, put a visit to Fort Sam on your itinerary. The installation hosts tours, air shows, fun events, and other activities for the public throughout the year. In addition to Fort Sam Houston, you should also check out what else is going on in San Antonio.
Definitely visit Alamo Mission, which is just over three miles from the Army base; this was where the most memorable battle of the Texas Revolution occurred. After touring these hallowed grounds, make your way to the San Antonio River Walk (4 miles from Fort Sam); start your time here with a stroll along the San Antonio River, then choose a restaurant that suits your appetite, and sit down for a meal and a drink. After that, find one of those cozy San Antonio hotels and refuel with a good night's rest.
Experience San Antonio
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