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San Antonio & Corpus Christi, Texas : Trip Report
While there we visited the Alamo, the other Spanish Missions and enjoyed restaurants along the River Walk. Once I ran out of things to do on my own in San Antonio I drive around 150 miles to Corpus Christi on the Gulf of Mexico coast to see what was shaking there.
One cannot visit San Antonio without paying a visit to the Alamo. Here about 180 Texans fought against about 5000 Mexican soldiers in an attempt to keep Texas free.
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The Alamo is only one of five Spanish Missions within the city limits of San Antonio. I spent a couple hours driving down Mission Road visiting them all.
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The River Walk
No visit to San Antonio would be complete without a visit to the really quite nice River Walk. This is where you will find some good restaurants and other tourist attractions.
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After I ran out of things to look at in San Antonio I drove 150 miles to Corpus Christi, on the Gulf coast. There I visited the Texas State Aquarium and the USS Lexington aircraft carrier museum.
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For your convenience I put information about all the books and web sites we used to plan our travel in one place.
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