Texas Hill Country: A Tourism Hotspot

NEW YORK — American travelers have spoken, and crowned Texas Hill Country one of the hottest new tourism spots in 2013. While New York City continued to top the travel charts in 2013, many of the U.S.’s charming small cities and regions emerged with record interest. Fodor’s released their first list of the year’s most popular travel destinations, which they compile according to visitors on their website. They compiled the top 50 worldwide travel locales and the top 50 destinations that have grown most in popularity based on destination-guide page views from searches by American visitors. Texas Hill Country, situated […]

Pedernales Falls State Park

An hour and half Northwest of Pecan River Ranch and deep within the Texas Hill Country, the vast and pristine wilderness of’ Pedernales Falls State Park lures thousands of visitors to take a break from the daily grind and indulge in fresh air, cool streams and majestic scenery. Each year, between 100,000 and 200,000 guests visit this 5,211-acre park with June being the busiest month. “This is really the premier park in the Texas Hill Country,” said John Alvis, assistant park superintendent. “We have recreational activities for all ages. It’s an immense natural environment; a perfect place to enjoy nature […]