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Spring Break Destination Ideas

The Heart of Magnolia

Photo Credit: @jax_aerial_photography
The Heart of Magnolia Photo Credit: @jax_aerial_photography

As the school year nears an end, the arrival of spring break is almost here. Whether you want to lean back and relax or go have a fun time, there are so many places that should be explored. From serene beaches to bustling cities, here are some ideal vacation spots in Texas to consider for your spring break getaway.


For starters, San Antonio, home to the historic Alamo, is a great option for a spring break road trip. San Antonio offers a mix of history, culture, and entertainment. You can visit the RiverWalk, explore theme parks like Six Flags, Fiesta Texas, or SeaWorld, and immerse yourself in the city’s vibrant atmosphere.


Another adventurous place to visit is Houston. This city, which is the largest in Texas, has a lot to offer, from cultural attractions like museums and theaters to outdoor spaces like parks and gardens. A popular place to visit is the Houston  Space Center, or you can explore the Museum District. Shopping and dining in diverse neighborhoods is also a great option.


If you want to do something fun within a day, going on a road trip to Waco can be a sweet and memorable experience. Known for being the home of the HGTV show Fixer Upper, it is a beautiful little home town, where you can buy cute products and eat a variety of delicious, southern food. 


However, if you don’t want to travel a far distance and just have a night’s fun, there are so many options to choose from. 


The Star is the headquarters and training facility of the Dallas Cowboys football team. Even if it’s not football season, you can still visit The Star to take a guided tour of the facilities, shop for Cowboys merchandise, or dine at one of the restaurants in the complex.


Legacy West is also a fun place to hang out with friends. There are many fancy and casual restaurants, so it is versatile depending on your budget. The block is also filled with designer stores for shopping.


If you are looking for an activity you can’t go wrong with, Top Golf or bowling is always a hit and relatively inexpensive. Both give an interesting and fun experience for newcomers and those who love to play. These centers also have great food options delivered directly to you while you’re playing.


While Frisco may not have the traditional spring break beach scene, South Padre is a memorable, fun-filled vacation spot. If you want to go the extra mile and spend a week’s worth somewhere, South Padre is the place. It holds so many activities, stores, and just the true beach vacation feels, but keep in mind it will be on the more expensive side. 


All of these places offer a range of attractions and activities that can make for a memorable and enjoyable spring break. Whether you’re interested in sports, culture, outdoor recreation, or simply relaxing, there’s something for everyone to enjoy throughout Texas.

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Steffi Sam
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Junior Steffi Sam, a writer on Vanguard News, joined the newspaper as the first step in her journey to become a social justice lawyer. She was inspired to pursue law after witnessing her parents’ social struggles growing up. In her spare time, she produces music, sings, and plays the guitar. She believes LTHS has an adequate number of resources and classes to pursue her interests, and she advises incoming students to make use of their time.  Contact Info - [email protected]

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