Welcome To The Metroplex!
Leonard and Mary Tullie Critcher
Welcome To The Metroplex! is a complete guide to everything the DFW area has to offer. Whether you are a new arrival and trying to acclimate yourself to the seemingly endless venues and things to see and do or you already consider yourself a Texan through and through, Welcome To The Metroplex! Is THE source for everything DFW.
The first chapter gives brief histories of the 30 cities that comprise The Metroplex.
Looking for “Free Stuff” to do? The second chapter divides a ton of free stuff to do into categories like- Cultural Things (31), All Aboard (2), Nature Abounds (33), Historical Things (24) and Other Cool Stuff To Do (21). Free attractions are also listed by city.
Willing to part with a few dollars? Then check out the next chapter, Affordable Things To Do- 59 of them!
Water your passion? All 24 lakes within a two-hour drive from Dallas are covered in the chapter on lakes.
If golf is your game, you’re going to be in Golfer’s Heaven. Over 100 golf courses are identified with not only complete information but alphabetically by city.
Like the festivity of festivals? Try out the listing of almost 200 festivals and special events you can enjoy all over the area.
DFW is truly the Sports Mecca of the world, and the chapter of sports not only gives you a complete rendering of every sports opportunity in The Metroplex but also brief histories of the professional teams in the area.
Wanna Get Away? Over 20 daytrips are detailed as well as 16 weekend getaways.
And lastly, complete information about the almost 40 institutions of higher learning in the area will help guide you toward the specific college or university for your needs.
This easy-to-follow and complete guide will be something you will go back to over and over, even after you have bought your boots and hat, learned to say, “Y’all” with two syllables and go into withdrawals at not having Tex-Mex on a weekly basis!
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This product was added to our catalog on Tuesday 03 October, 2017.