To celebrate the release of the new Transformers 4 movie, which begins its journey in Texas, Paramount Pictures have teamed up with Texas Tourism to offer an exciting road trip adventure to the Lone Star state. The lucky winner's trip includes flights, accommodation and car hire - courtesy of Opodo. Explore the varied attractions of the state including visits to the Texas locations used in the new Transformers 4 movie, including Austin, Pflugerville, Elgin, Lockhart and Melber Lane, Manor.
Texas has it all. Local flavour. Breathtaking scenery. Chances to play cowboy, or art critic. For more information, download your Texas Tour Guide today and plan your adventure at TravelTex.com/journey.
As the Live Music Capital of the World®, the city has a soundtrack all its own. Live music venues flourish with rock, indie, pop and Tejano. World-class restaurants with legendary barbeque and farm-to-table cuisine whet your appetite. Head to the heart of downtown for a cool dip in Barton Springs or try stand-up paddle boarding on Lady Bird Lake.
Dallas, the ninth largest city in the United States, is a place where BIG things happen. Like that moment when looking at the skyline, you find “Ewing Oil” and memories of JR come to life. The sensation of cheering for your favourite team. The satisfaction of finding that perfect outfit at a luxury shopping center that greets you with world-class sculptures or a year-round, indoor ice-skating rink.
Discover your inner cowboy in Fort Worth, Texas! The famed Stockyards National Historic District showcases the rich western history of the “City of Cowboys and Culture” with offerings such as a year-round rodeo, authentic dining, old-west style saloons, the world’s largest honky-tonk and a twice-daily cattle drive. Fort Worth is also home to a thriving cultural district that is one of the largest of its kind in the nation and features five internationally recognized museums.
Houston, home to NASA and the Texas Medical Center, exudes a cosmopolitan and down-home vibe. There has never been a better time to visit the 4th largest U.S. city. Forbes named Houston “The Coolest City in America” (2012) for its vibrant economy. Houston is home to professional performing arts groups, a 19-museum district and more than 8,000 restaurants representing 35 countries and U.S. regions.
Amid spring-fed rivers and rolling hills, San Antonio’s rich culture flourishes with a repertoire of artists, historic legacies and culinary delights that will tempt travelers of all tastes. From the River Walk to Hill Country vineyards and golf resorts, San Antonio embodies the charm of an authentic American city.