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Five of the best summer festivals in DallasThings really heat up in Dallas during the summer. But it’s not just the temperature. Summer is a fantastic time to experience the North Texas region and many of its iconic foods, drinks and traditions. Here are five of our favourite festivals in Dallas to tempt you to Texas this summer.


Where to get great Tex-Mex in DallasIt wouldn’t be a visit to Dallas without a little Tex-Mex cuisine. Or a lot of it. Locals are passionate about their favourites and visitors are often amazed at the variety of options and generous portions from appetisers to entrées, all of which should be paired with a perfect margarita or an ice-cold Mexican beer. Here are 10 can’t-miss places to try Tex-Mex in Dallas.


On business in Dallas

by Steven October - last edited October

On Business in DallasLife’s too short for business travel that doesn’t include a few extracurricular activities. Fortunately for anyone visiting Dallas, there are practically limitless options for dining, nightlife and culture. And travellers the world over consider Big D to be one of the top shopping destinations on the planet. Take a look at our guide to getting the best out of being on business in Dallas.


Beyond Dallas: saddle up in Fort Worth

by Steven August - last edited August

Beyond Dallas: Saddle up in Fort WorthJust half an hour outside of Dallas, Fort Worth is the perfect day-trip destination for those after a taste of authentic Texan culture. From cattle drives and cowboy museums to Texas BBQ, Fort Worth is the place to go for a thrilling adventure beyond Dallas.


10 of the best margaritas in Dallas

by Steven June - last edited October

10 of the best margaritas in DallasA visit to Dallas wouldn’t be complete without an icy cold margarita to beat the heat. Fortunately, nearly every restaurant and bar has their own variation, from classic lime margaritas to more unusual flavour combinations. Whether you take yours frozen or on the rocks, with salt or without, the best margaritas in Dallas come with a kick.


Discovering the Dallas Arts District

by Steven May 2015 - last edited October

A neighbourhood guide to the Dallas Arts DistrictIt may sound cliché, but many things really are bigger in Texas. And that’s particularly true for the Dallas Arts District, the largest contiguous urban arts district in the United States, spanning 68 acres and 19 contiguous blocks.