Amarillo, United States


Amarillo is the cultural and business center of the Texas Panhandle. Amarillo has established itself as one of the world's busiest cattle shipping centers. Now Amarillo has become a major world force in the development of natural gas, providing pipelines to many large cities and towns throughout the U.S. Today Amarillo boasts a diversified economy featuring heavy manufacturing, petrochemicals, farming and modern ranching. 

Places to visit-  

  • Cadillac Ranch- Cadillac Ranch is not an actual ranch but rather a public art display. Automobile enthusiasts will notice a number of interesting, defining features that differ among the automobiles.
  • Route 66 Historic District
  • Jack Sisemore Traveland RV Museum- Some of the more interesting vehicles in the museum include the oldest Fleetwood in existence and the Flexible Bus from the movie RV.
  • Amarillo Botanical Gardens- The beautiful grounds are often used for weddings and other private events.
  • American Quarter Horse Heritage Center & Museum- The museum includes paintings of the horses that have been honored as members of the Hall of Fame.
  • Don Harrington Discovery Center
  • Wonderland Amusement Park- The Park features several rollercoasters with names like the Texas Tornado, Cyclone, and Hornet.
  • Globe-News Center for the Performing Arts-  It hosts a large number of events throughout the year, including concerts, ballet performances, symphony orchestra performances, theatrical productions.
  • Bill's Backyard Classics- The museum houses a collection of nearly 100 classic cars.

Where to stay?

  • Hampton Inn & Suites Amarillo West- It is Located in the heart of the Texas Panhandle. It provides free hot breakfast, Clean and fresh Hampton bed and free Wi-Fi.
  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Amarillo- All rooms come fully equipped with a microwave, wet bar and refrigerator. This Amarillo hotel features a spectacular indoor heated pool with hot tub, and a fitness center.
  • Homewood Suites Amarillo- It provides the easy access to Amarillo corporations and close proximity to many attractions.