"Remember The Alamo. 'Nuff said!"
A city on the rise with its renown River Walk and annual, signature Fiesta festival.
San Antonio is a major city in south-central Texas with a rich colonial heritage. The Alamo, an 18th-century Spanish mission preserved as a museum, marks an infamous 1836 battle for Texan independence from Mexico. Following the San Antonio River, the miles-long River Walk is a landmark pedestrian promenade lined with cafes and shops. HemisFair Park’s 750-ft. Tower of the Americas overlooks the city.
Population: 1.493 million (2016)
Area code: 210
Major Sports Teams
NBA: San Antonio Spurs