Dallas is one of the largest cities in Texas and the United States of America. It is located at the bottom of the Great Plains and it is possible well located to drive to Kansas, Arkansas, Mexico and the Rocky Mountains from here.Dallas is very important to Texas, which is known as the Lone Star state. It fought it's own war of independence from Mexico and is part of what we imagine as the Wild West or American Frontier.Oil and cattle are the major industries here and it is well worth renting a car to see the Cowgirl Hall of fame in nearby Fort Worth. The shopping is excellent especially if you want to purchase items such as cowboy hats and boots. The food of Texas takes care to reflect its heritage with a preference for tex mex and bbq food.One of the most famous events in Dallas history happened in 1963 when President John F Kennedy was killed while driving through Dallas town centre. Many of the sites involved in this event have been preserved and can be visited.Texas is one of the largest states in America and has much to offer for people who have hired a car and are willing to explore. Popular attractions include the Alamo Memorial near San Antonio and the Six Flags Over Texas theme park.
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