Eat.See.Do: San Antonio!

Welcome to Anders Group’s weekly location spotlight where we’ll share what to eat, see, and do in some of the most popular Travel Assignment locations! Up this week…San Antonio!

WHERE: San Antonio, TX

ABOUT: San Antonio is the 2nd largest city in Texas and the 7th largest in the United States, with a population of over 1.5 million. The city is filled with a rich Spanish history, one that impacted the history and lives of many Texans. In addition to the historical past,  San Antonio is currently a major vacation spot for tourists, with the Riverwalk and Seaworld being at the top of the list of attractions. Here’s a list of some places you have to go if there’s ever an assignment here in your future!

EAT:

  • The Magnolia Pancake Haus – home of San Antonio’s best buttermilk pancakes
  • Bliss – get a taste for what’s in season in the city, they pride themselves on their local, fresh ingredients and how they represent them
  • Pollos Asados Los Nortenos – one of the most Authentic Mexican food restaurants you’ll ever try

SEE:

  • The Alamo – learn about 300 years of history; the place where many Texans (and others) fought for independence from Mexico
  • San Antonio Botanical Garden – take in the beautiful flowers in bloom and get an understanding of the importance of plants in our lives
  • Tower of Americas – get a 750 foot tall view of the Alamo city

DO:

FUN FACTS:

  • The first Church’s Chicken opened in San Antonio, right across the street from the Alamo.
  • SeaWorld San Antonio is the largest marine-life park in the world.
  • The nation’s first five air conditioned buildings were located in San Antonio

Have you been to San Antonio? What did you eat, see, and do? Leave your recommendations below!

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