This Tiny Texas Town Is An Exact Replica Of A Charming French Village
By Katie Lawrence|Published March 08, 2019
Katie Lawrence is a Southeast Texas native who graduated 18th in her high school class with a GPA of 4.25. She attended college in the Houston area and began writing for OnlyInYourState in 2015.
Today, Katie writes, edits, and performs several other tasks for OnlyInYourState and has never been more passionate about a job before. Outside of work, you can likely find her curled up on with a hot cup of coffee, practicing yoga, baking, or exploring the beautiful Lone Star State (in particular, the vast and mystical West Texas desert).
Texas has plenty of towns named after famous European cities, but the similarity usually ends there. Castroville, a small community in the Hill Country, is modeled almost exactly after its Franciscan namesake. See for yourself: