The Best Pumpkin Patches In and Around San Antonio (Updated for 2023)

Pumpkin Patches in San Antonio

It’s officially the ‘ber months in San Antonio and that means all things autumn have started making their debut (and by autumn, we don’t actually mean cooler temps or leaves turning pretty colors because, hey, this is South Texas). Friday night lights football, spooky Halloween decorations, and of course, pumpkin spice EVERYTHING are popping up…

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11 Things To Do In The Fall In San Antonio

Things To Do In The Fall In San Antonio

Each year, as summer’s blazing temperatures start to ease, residents of the Alamo City start to come out of the woodwork. And I mean that literally as we’ve all been inside where the air conditioning is since mid-May. But each September starts to usher in the cooler temps (and by cooler temps, I mean low…

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Is Natural Bridge Caverns Worth It?

Natural Bridge Caverns

I confess, I am something of a cave-snob. You may not know that cave-snobbery is a thing, but it is totally a thing. And it is a malady that afflicts many who have been lucky enough to visit, or in my case live near, some of the most renowned cavern systems in the world (a…

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When and Where to Celebrate Oktoberfest in San Antonio

When Where to Celebrate Oktoberfest in San Antonio

While San Antonio is most notably known for its strong Mexican heritage, SA and many of the outlying communities also have a lesser-known German heritage that dates back to the 1840s. It was during this time that German immigrants made their way to the Alamo city in search of jobs and opportunities in agriculture, as…

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How Bad is Traffic in San Antonio, Actually?

Traffic in San Antonio

This is a question that is on the mind of nearly every person considering a move to San Antonio. And it’s an important question since traffic can affect so much (commute time, time with family, safety). But it’s a question with a nuanced answer. So, let’s break down the traffic in San Antonio and what…

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Explore Historic Market Square in San Antonio

20+ Things To Do in San Antonio With Toddlers

Historic Market Square is an outdoor plaza that spans 3 city blocks in downtown San Antonio. Browse south-of-the-border shops, eat authentic Tex Mex cuisine, and enjoy live music and entertainment year-round! Here’s what you should know about historic market square in San Antonio.  What is Historic Market Square? Market Square is the largest Mexican market…

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Espada Aqueduct in San Antonio – 300 Years Of History

Espada Aqueduct San Antonio

Espada Aqueduct in San Antonio is about 300 years old and it’s still functioning. Crazy! This is a must-see historical landmark in San Antonio. And if you have no idea what an aqueduct is/does, no worries. I’ll break it down for you and share a bunch of photos so you know what to expect.  Espada…

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