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Preparing your trip to Texas: advices & hints - things to do and to obey

Lewisville City Hall 1. It’s comfortable to travel the state by train, but travelers always have an option to use buses; their routes connect all major towns of Texas. Travelling by car is convenient too, as local roads are in excellent condition.
2. Drivers are strongly recommended to obey traffic rules, as there is a very strict control. Be sure to take care of the fuel while driving, as in some areas of the state gas stations are rare.
3. The mild and warm climate is typical for Texas; in summer, air temperature is usually around +30°C. Winter frost is rare, and in some districts the air is about +15°C. Sudden tropical downpours are common for coastal areas.
4. One of the most enjoyable moments for the modern traveler is a huge selection of hotels. You can find a hotel for every taste and budget in any city of the state. Modest hotels with a standard set of services are popular among thrifty travelers; they cost less than $50 per night.
5. Fans of outdoor recreation have to consider that local national parks and nature reserves are inhabited by many wild animals. For this reason, it’s recommended to go for a walk with a guide only; setting up a camp at the very first place can be very risky. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
6. Tourists who would like to spend a lot of time in Texas and travel to different cities would like laundries. They provide complete self-service; for a modest fee everyone would have an access to washing machines. It’s recommended to buy laundry powder and other accessories for washing in advance.
7. A pleasant surprise waits for fans of two-wheeled transport, as there are excellent conditions for cycling in almost all cities in the state. Close to all major routes there are special lanes, some of them are shared with pedestrians.
The Cowboy State is one of the major agricultural centers of the country. Locals consider cattle raising not just the only mean of livelihood, but a real family affair. Local food is very … Open
8. Shoppers are recommended to visit Houston and Dallas; the largest shopping centers of the state are situated there. They regularly have large-scale sales, but take into account that there would be a lot of visitors at that time.
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Kettle House

From the series “The Most Bizarre and Fancy Living Houses”
The steel roof was quickly rusted due to the frequent rain, and was therefore replaced by the wooden roof. Many interesting stories and legends are connected with the original Texashaus. According to a story, it was built about 10 years ago as a shed, in which one wanted to preserve the silage. The strong hurricane has turned the house, which has been standing on 'the roof', which explains its unusual form. … Read further

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Travelling to Texas - advices and tips. What should be provisioned in advance, the rules you might want to follow, and the things you better avoid doing in Texas. We help you to make your trip smooth and easy, with no unexpected surprises.
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