Dallas (Dallas) is the city of Texas, the third largest city in Texas, the ninth largest city in the United States, the capital of Dallas County, with a city area of 385 square miles (997 square kilometers) and the location of The University of Texas at Dallas. The population of Dallas is 1197816 by 2010, according to the census. Dallas, Fort Worth and Arlington constitute the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolis, covering 12 counties and a total population of 6.87 million (2010 data), of which blacks make up 25%, the fourth largest metropolis in the United States and the largest metropolis in the South. In 1999, Dallas was ranked as the third world city by the Lafburg University's Global and World-class Cities Research Group and Network (GWGN).
We transited from Dallas to Brazil and Argentina, South America, and took a day off in Dallas to adjust our physical strength and rest.
Dallas is the hometown of cowboys in the middle of the United States. Whether it is cowboy sculptures or city scenes, it is full of cowboy fatness.
Coming to Texas for the second time, we included Dallas in our itinerary. This is a rapidly developing metropolis. The main tourist attractions are concentrated in downtown, such as various museums, art galleries, and memorials.
The West End Historic District is the most interesting district in Dallas. It includes the Dallas Holocaust Museum, Dealey Plaza, the Old Red Museum, et.al.
Dallas' historic West End is filled with great restaurants eclectic stores and beautiful architecture. It's definitely worth a visit.
Spending time in the West End is must when in Dallas. Designated a Historic District in 1975, old warehouses and historic brick buildings in this 20 block area of downtown have been converted into restaurants and shops. Visit West End MarketPlace (previously the Sunshine Biscuit Company) and "Dallas Alley" (primary location for Dallas nightlife). A sample of well known businesses and sights in the West End include Hard Rock Cafe, Spaghetti Warehouse, House of Blues, Sonny Bryan's Smokehouse, Dallas World Aquarium, Dallas Holocaust Museum and Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza. If you are not staying in the downtown area, you can easily reach the West End via DART.
This area is the birthplace of Dallas, where John Neely Bryan opened the first trading post. A replica of his cabin can be seen on Founder’s’ Plaza on Market and Elm. The Old Red Museum of Dallas County is located on Main and Houston. Behind it is the John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaza. The Sixth Floor Museum is located nearby. The architecture of the West End is an interesting mix of turn of the century and modern buildings.