San Antonio is a major city in the state of Texas and is also the seventh-most populous city in the nation. Additionally, it is the county seat of Bexar County. Named for Saint Anthony by Spanish Catholic settlers, there are a total of five remaining Catholic mission sites in San Antonio, including the famed Alamo. The Alamo and San Antonio Missions National Historical Park were designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2015 as a packaged deal.
Entertainment in San Antonio
The San Antonio Riverwalk is perhaps the most popular tourist destination in the city behind the Alamo. Many restaurants, bars, and boutiques line the scenic riverwalk, which becomes illuminated at night. Folklorico and flamenco music can be heard rebounding off the water in summer, especially during the annual Fiesta Noche del Rio festival. The Tower of the Americas is also located in San Antonio, and is often referred to as the “bigger version” of Seattle’s Space Needle. A SeaWorld location and the San Antonio Zoo are also frequented locales.
Sports in San Antonio
Various sports are huge in the city of San Antonio (and the state of Texas as a whole.) NBA team the San Antonio Spurs play in the city at the Alamodome. The San Antonio Rampage of the American Hockey League and the San Antonio Stars of the WNBA are also headquartered in SA. City residents and officials have been pulling to add an NFL team to the city’s roster, but no concrete plans are yet in place to accomplish this goal.
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