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Museums of San Antonio

San Antonio has several unique museums. They are definitely worth the visit whether you’re in San Antonio on vacation or you’re a local. Each museum has interesting architecture as well as exhibits. Four of the¬†museums are located along the San Antonio River. The McNay Museum, not located on the river, is surrounded by beautiful gardens

Escape to Nature in San Antonio, TX www.lauraenroute.com

Escape to Nature in San Antonio

As the days get warmer and flowers begin to bloom in San Antonio, you don’t have to go far to be surrounded by beautiful flowers. Escape to nature without ever leaving the city! Visit these two beautiful gardens! All photos are my own. San Antonio Botanical Garden Location:¬†555 Funston Place, San Antonio, TX 78209 Hours:

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Day Trip to Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

Take a Day Trip from San Antonio to the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center! Just outside of Austin is a sanctuary for plants. The Lady Bird Wildflower Center is so close to Austin it has an Austin address but far enough away from the city that you only hear the sounds of nature (and other

Mission San Jose, San Antonio, Texas

Visit All Five Missions of San Antonio

Visit all five Missions of San Antonio! As a local, I encourage people to see the missions all the time. If you love history, old buildings, and want to visit something unique to San Antonio, you need to add the Missions to your list of things to do and see in the Alamo City. There

Hometown Tourist

  When I’m not traveling, I’m at home in Texas with my husband and two dogs.   Posts about my adventures in and around San Antonio, Texas are coming soon! Once I’ve caught up on posts from my past travels abroad, I’ll start being in a tourist in my home city of San Antonio. I’ll