This Road Trip Takes You To The Most Fascinating Historical Sites In All Of Texas
Many of us slept our way through history class in grade school, but this living lesson is guaranteed to captivate all who embark on it. Texas has an incredibly rich past characterized by gruesome battles and groundbreaking discoveries that shaped not only the development of our state but our nation as a whole, and this road trip leads to ten iconic sites everyone who lives in the Lone Star State should visit at least once.
As always, the Google Map with exact directions + addresses can be found here.
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
Who are you bringing on this road trip? How many of these sites have you visited so far?
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 changed her major twice (psychology, computer science, and finally criminal justice) before taking a leap of faith and dropping out to pursue a career in freelance writing.
Today, Katie writes for the Texas and Arizona pages of OnlyInYourState.com and has never been more passionate about a job before. Outside of work, you can likely find her curled up on the sofa with a hot cup of coffee, watching a crime TV show or scary movie.
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