The Lone Star State
American Cowboy Adventures will take you through—as Bob Wills used to crone—miles and miles of Texas. There’s little question that the Lone Star State is the pinnacle of cowboy culture. In Fort Worth, you’ll find museums, shops, horse shows, and cattle drives. South Texas has the beach, some of the nation’s best barbecue, and the mighty King Ranch. Go to West Texas for the cradle of the big ranch country. Is music more your scene? Head for the Hill Country where every little burg has a juke joint, live music, and cold beer. Historical features abound, from the Alamo in San Antonio to the Palo Duro Canyon in the Panhandle. Speaking of natural wonders, Big Bend National Park is a wonder unto its own. Really, no matter where you turn in Texas, cowboys, history, scenic wonder, and entertainment abound.