San Jacinto Monument -- The monument stands on the site of the Battle of San Jacinto, fought April 21st, 1836, at which the Mexicans were beaten and Texas won its independence. The star on top is nine-pointed, so that from whatever direction it is viewed, it always appears as a five-point Texas star.

San Jacinto Monument -- The monument stands on the site of the Battle of San Jacinto, fought April 21st, 1836, at which the Mexicans were beaten and Texas won its independence. The star on top is nine-pointed, so that from whatever direction it is viewed, it always appears as a five-point Texas star.

Water Gardens, Fort Worth, Texas-first time I even saw this was in the movie "Logan's Run".I went there often when I lived in Dallas

Water Gardens, Fort Worth, Texas-first time I even saw this was in the movie "Logan's Run".I went there often when I lived in Dallas

Love the state of Texas? I like it here too. This large, sturdy coffee mug comes…

Love the state of Texas? I like it here too. This large, sturdy coffee mug comes…

Tubing the San Marcos River near San Antonio TX   There are also several other rivers in TX that are great for tubing. The Guadalupe and the Medina and the Gruene.

Tubing the San Marcos River near San Antonio TX There are also several other rivers in TX that are great for tubing. The Guadalupe and the Medina and the Gruene.

Paris, Texas - Home to the "Second Largest Eiffel Tower in the Second Largest Paris"

Paris, Texas - Home to the "Second Largest Eiffel Tower in the Second Largest Paris"

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