Dallas is the third biggest city of Texas and the eighth biggest city of the United States. The official date of foundation is February 1856. Currently the population of Dallas and its suburbs reaches 6.3 million of people. The main industries developed in the city are telecommunications, computer technologies, trading, banking and energetics.
1. Travelers who visit Dallas for the first time are recommended to get a map of the city in the local tourist office. This way it will be easier to navigate in the maze of the city’s streets and...
Buildings created in modernist, neoclassical, and Victorian styles are main sights of Dallas. Historical buildings are mainly concentrated on Swiss Avenue. In the center of this region of Dallas are located guarded commercial buildings, the creation of which lasted from 1880 to 1950. Santuario dе Guadalupe cathedral is considered the oldest building of Dallas; it was built in XIX century.
Dallas is famous because of its grilled meat that is cooked in front of guests and served with different sauces. That’s why there are so many cafes and restaurants in this city. The most famous dining facility of the city is, probably, Ritz Carlton restaurant. It was proclaimed the best restaurant of the United States in 2009.
Dallas is a young commercial city, which was founded in 1841. Today Dallas is the location of offices of the world's major companies and famous industrial plants, but travelers are usually attracted...
Dallas is also a city of culture and art. Here you can visit the Center of Moden Culture, Art Museum, Trammell and Margaret Crow Collection of Asian Art, and Modern Children Theatre. One of the biggest opera theatres of the world, The Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center, is also located in Dallas.