River Walk

One of San Antonio's most recognizable symbols is getting a makeover. Three finalists are vying to redesign the river barges that transport tourists and residents along the River Walk.

Louisa Jonas / Texas Public Radio

Native San Antonians and tourists alike flock to the River Walk for dining and recreation. But during the off season, every couple years the San Antonio River Authority drains the waterway, and that’s taking place right now along the city’s River Walk and Museum Reach. 

Jack Morgan

Christmas has come and gone, and those visitors who have come from afar may be starting to get a little bored.  So why not get out and go see the town that many people believe is the most beautiful in the country?

 

While some places have irregular holiday hours, a lot of things don't, and they're especially great to go see over the holidays.

Jack Morgan

Yet another Art Portal to a Mission along the Museum Reach was opened last week. The San Antonio River Foundation is installing Art Portals at each departure from the Mission Reach, to tie the Reach to each Mission. 

San Antonio is home to two important tourist attractions – the Alamo and the River Walk – which are in competition for the top tourist destination in Texas.

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