TEXAS the largest state in the continental United States covers a total area of 267,339 square miles! It is a land of many contrasts 800 miles wide and almost as far from North to South. Visitors to Texas can choose from a great variety of places to visit including sunny seacosts, mile high mountains, to dense
forests and sun-drenched desert! Throughout the great state of Texas are sights of wonderful natural beauty and along the way great towns and cities. Texas is known also for its friendly folks. Even the state name which was taken from an Indian word, "Tejas" means friendship!
Because of its vast size and range of elevations, Texas has a varied climate with one main characteristic - miles
of blue sky and sunshine! Be sure to bring along a good sun screen when visiting Texas as living and recreation are keyed to the great outdoors. While summers in Texas can be down right warm - with highs sometime in the triple digits - the winters are delightful! It is not unusual to see folks in attire usually reserved for the summer season in the middle of December!
For more information about our 28th state
visit these informative web pages listed below. For the latest and best information on the Best Small Towns in Texas you have found the right spot here at the Guide to the Best Small Towns!
The Best Small Towns of Texas is pleased to present the work of internationally known poet and writer Jeremiah Johnson. In Jeremiah's first contribution for The Best Small Towns of Texas the author takes us on a trip back into time when we revisit the
old ghost town of Helena, Texas.
The Toughest Town on Earth!
Visit Jeremiah's Ranch
SmallTown Texas Links
Pardners, Ya'll gotta check this out!
Bastrop Internet Yellow Pages
Rich's Texas City Links
Sites and Sounds of Texas
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