So you’re in the great city of Dallas, Texas, enjoying the sights and sounds when you hear a rumble in your tummy. What to do? Luckily, Dallas has plenty of good eats and treats. Here are some you don’t want to miss:
Al’s Steak House
This cozy little place is big on flavor. The juicy beef entre is done to mouth-watering perfection. You can also enjoy tender, tasty chicken, lamb and fish, including sea bass and Alaskan king crab. The place is Read the rest of this entry »
Travelers who are interested in exploring Dallas may want to visit the Dallas Arboretum. This attraction on the shores of White Rock Lake has 66 acres of gardens.
A Woman’s Garden is a formal garden that overlooks White Rock Lake.
There are more than six acres of flowers in the Jonsson Color Garden. Visitors can see azaleas, daffodils, tulips and chrysanthemums here.
Bronze wildlife figures are placed throughout the Lay Ornamental Garden. This garden has perennials and Read the rest of this entry »
Dallas has so much to offer anyone that lives there or is visiting. Many people like to take in the various attractions and sights during the day, but when evening comes around there is a booming nightlife to be found. When you are looking for the best area within Dallas to go to find this type of nightlife, then Greenville Avenue is the area to visit.
Along Greenville Avenue there are a wide variety of bars. Many of these bars provide live music, which is great entertainment for those looking for a good time. All Read the rest of this entry »
If you’re moving to Dallas you’ve no doubt spent an inordinate amount of time studying the home prices, the school districts and shopelectricityratestexas in the area – but what about the FUN to be had here? If your move takes place before the summer you can count yourself lucky to be in town when one of these great summertime festivals kick into high gear Taste of Dallas – Like in many other major metropolitan areas in the US Dallas has finally joined the foodie scene. If you’re in town in early July make sure you head to the center of the city to taste some of the best restaurant offerings in town. Be prepared for crowds. Artfest – Having been a part of the local scene for over 40 years, Artfest has really developed a cult following here. With over 200 local artists presenting their wares you’ll find some great stuff to decorate your new home. And pets are allowed, too, so bring Fido for the fun! DFW Summer Balloon Classic – If you’re looking for something different head out to the airfield and take the kids – it’s one of the largest gatherings of hot air balloons in the country and it’s a ton of fun!
Dallas, Texas, is home to the Dallas Cowboys, support for the Cowboys runs high. Business and commerce are thriving in this city and the shopping is fabulous. Those who are visiting the area or thinking about moving to Dallas can find excellent places to shop on any budget, and the popular shopping destinations show examples of the best stores and boutiques available.
The Galleria – The Galleria is a true shopping experience with high-end ambience and prices low to high.Confused? Here ‘s a little help . The mall is family-friendly and has a skating rink.
Farmer’s Market – The Farmer’s Market is the Read the rest of this entry »
No one can explain it, but Shakespeare is immensely popular in Dallas, Texas. Each summer notable actors who love Shakespeare perform at least one Shakespeare play. This year the play is As You Like It. The performances will be held at Samuell-Grand Amphitheatre. The performances started on June 25th and will continue each weekend night and on Tuesdays until July 23.
Furthermore, this year, the special Shakespearean actors will perform Hamlet. The Hamlet production will occur at two different locations., the Samuell-Grand Amphitheatre and the Addison Circle Park.
The troop also performs outstanding Shakespeare productions in the Read the rest of this entry »
Those who have children know that one of the keys to a successful education is choosing a good school. Those who will be moving to the Dallas area will be thrilled to know that there are many schools that offer a great education. Some of the top-rated public schools in Dallas include: Armstrong Elementary School, Bowie Elementary School, Bradfield Elementary School, Brentfield Elementary School and Booker T Washington School for the Performing Arts.
More and more parents are choosing to send their children to private school. Some of the top-rated private schools in Dallas include: White Rock North School, St. Read the rest of this entry »
Dallas, Texas is third largest city in Texas and the County Seat of Dallas County. It is also a part of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, which is the largest metropolitan area in the south. Dallas was founded in 1841 in Northern Texas on the Trinity River near “white rock crossing” where it was said to be easier for wagons to cross in the days before ferries or bridges. The river is not usefully navigable, however Dallas is still considered a major inland port due largely to the Read the rest of this entry »