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A Texas-sized getaway awaits this winter. From the Panhandle, through Hill Country and the Dallas-Fort Worth area, all the way out to the Gulf Coast, Texas is abuzz with activities and events this winter.
In Austin, it's a college basketball frenzy as the University of Texas Longhorns battle through the Big 12 Conference. To the west is Fredricksburg, where you can enjoy an afternoon of ice skating at Ice Skating Eisbahn. To the south is San Antonio, where it's always Spurs country. Visit the AT&T Center, and watch as the San Antonio Spurs compete for another NBA championship.
Head to Houston, the fourth largest metro area, and visit the Toyota Center – home of NBA's Houston Rockets. Birders enjoy the Bolivar Flats Shorebird Sanctuary – wintering home of the American White Pelican – or visit the always fascinating Space Center Houston.
And in Dallas, NBA's Mavericks are on the hunt for another title this season at American Airlines Center, or get out of the cold and tour the Dallas Museum of Art. Nearby, music fans love the annual Winter Festival of Acoustic Music in Irving. With so much to do and see all over the state, Texas makes a fantastic winter destination.