With summer on the horizon, we know you’re just itching for a vacation. Luckily, there are many great options in southern Texas when you’re looking to shake up your weekend. We encourage you to get out and explore our great state. If you don’t have the best car to get there, check out our inventory of new Ford vehicles at Sames Ford for the perfect travel companion.

Lake Casa Blanca International State Park

Want a nearby spot to set up? Look at camping at Lake Casa Blanca International State Park. You can enjoy fishing, hiking, biking, and fun water sports. There’s a convenient shop to grab a tube, kayak, paddle boat, or just a few treats.

Corpus Christi

A great getaway? The beautiful beachfront town of Corpus Christi. There are 75 miles of shoreline to explore. You can enjoy a little fishing or a kayak ride. Plus, the vibrant city has lots of great shopping and dining options.

San Antonio

Looking for a fun-filled weekend trip? Consider traveling to San Antonio. Explore the beautiful history of the town including the Alamo, the San Antonio Missions National Historic Park, and the stunning Natural Bridge Caverns. Then, enjoy a delicious dinner and sight-seeing by boat along the Riverwalk at night.

Rio Grande Valley

For countless outdoor exploring opportunities, check out the Rio Grande Valley. There are parks for hiking and biking, wetlands and sanctuaries for wildlife watching, and beaches for all the sunshine you need.

With summer approaching, undoubtedly, vacations are on the horizon. Needing something a little more fuel-efficient for travel? Or needing more cargo space for all your luggage and gear? Visit our Ford dealership near Encinal, TX to find a vacation-friendly vehicle for a little fun in the sun.