Are you already retired, or will you soon be retiring in Dallas, TX? Are you a homebody or do you like to travel a little bit – or a lot? Maybe you’re one of those individuals who likes to travel but doesn’t particularly like to stray too far from home. If that’s the case, we’ve got good news for you. In and around Dallas, Texas, there are numerous interesting, and fun-filled destinations. Here, we are going to take a look at a few of them.
Granted, when you reside in one of today’s independent living retirement communities, you already enjoy a resort-style way of life. It may be hard to tear yourself away. But if you have the time, and you like to get out and about whenever possible, these suggestions could be just what you and your travel buddies are looking for.
If you’re not part of a travel group, you might want to consider putting one together. Things can be more fun when you share them with people close to you. You may also be able to get group rates when you travel to certain destinations.
This legendary ranch provides an exciting tour, particularly enjoyable for those who may remember “Dallas” – the hit television series about the Ewing family. You will get insight into the Ewing’s TV characters courtesy of interesting little tidbits based on experiences during the filming years. The city of Dallas was shaped by this series, and you can find out how at Southfork Ranch.
Tip: Your group should schedule a chuckwagon dinner for the end of your day.
Dallas Arts District
Some of the most significant cultural landmarks in Dallas can be found in its Arts District. That includes the Crow Collection of Asian Art, Nasher Sculpture Center, and the Dallas Museum of Art. If you’re an architecture aficionado, don’t miss the Pritzker-Prize-winning architect designed buildings on Flora Street. Five distinct buildings are featured here.
Shop till You Drop
For your dose of retail therapy, some of the best shops in the world can be found in Dallas. Explore unique shopping and luxury at the following locations:
- West Village
- Shops at Park Lane
- Galleria Dallas
- NorthPark Center
- Highland Park Village
- Neiman Marcus flagship store
Tip: You want to stick with just the bargains? Check these out:
- Grapevine Mills Mall
- Sam Moon
- Grand Prairie Premium Outlets
- Allen Premium Outlets
Okay, one more. Head over to the Great Trinity Forest Trails for a more traditional Texas adventure. For eight miles, you can take a horseback ride not far from downtown Dallas. The country’s largest urban hardwood forest can be found here at Texas Horse Park.
Enjoy All Texas Has To Offer While Retiring in Style
At our Independent Living Community, you’ll find an exceptional residential community bordered by Lewisville Lake. We are north of the Dallas/Fort Worth, located along the Wind Haven Parkway near Pier 121, You’ll find the ideal mixture of historic Texan comforts and modern conveniences within our village.
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Until you can schedule a tour in person, this will give you an idea of what we have to offer.
We look forward to meeting you.