San Antonio, Texas, United States

San Antonio,United States

San Antonio is a Texan city with great historical and cultural wealth, famous for its shopping centers and outlets, and its tourist corridor with Mexican touch on the banks of the river

About San Antonio, Texas, United States

San Antonio is a small city ideal to explore on foot, with tourist attractions like the magnificent River Walk, a tourist corridor on the banks of the San Antonio River, with restaurants, bars, large shopping centres, world-wide renowned hotels and art galleries; and the historic zone where the main attraction is The Alamo, Spanish-style mission where the battle between the U.S. Army against the Mexican Army for the defence of this territory took place.

San Antonio houses many malls and outlets, and the destination is considered one of the most visited shopping centres in the United States of America. In addition, you can recover the tax from the total of your purchases with the Tax Back program. The most renowned shopping centres are North Star Mall with 200 stores and a sculpture of a 12-meter high pair of cowboy boots, The Shops at La Cantera and its luxury boutiques, and San Marcos Premium Outlets and Tanger Outlets, both with international brands like Fendi®, Burberry®, and Prada® with incredible prices.

In San Antonio and the surrounding area you can visit Six Flags® Fiesta Texas, with roller coasters of impressive height as the Iron Rattler and SUPERMAN: Krypton Coaster; or SeaWorld® San Antonio, where you can watch shows with orcas, dolphins, and sea lions and take a dip at Steel Eel®.

San Antonio is a city with great Mexican influence and tex-mex traditions in places like Market Square and La Villita, the oldest neighborhood of the city. You can attend Texas Folk Life Festival in June, offering gastronomy and culture, and more than 40 ethnic groups from the region.

***The official currency of the United States is the US Dollar (USD).