How to Spend a Weekend in Salado

Are you in a need of a quick weekend getaway away from Austin/DFW but not too far? Salado, TX is your spot! I was pleasantly surprised to hear the navigation say we’d arrive from Austin in 45 minutes! Like what?! It’s only a short drive south of DFW too, so it makes a nice weekend getaway without spending too much time in the car on dreaded I-35. Did you know the Chisholm Trail cattle drive passed through Salado in the late 1800s? The Stagecoach Inn was one of its stops! This town is old but quaint and has undergone some renovation and modernization in the recent years. We were really impressed with all that there is to see and do on Main Street. As usual, I’ve embedded a Vessel map down below with lots of videos and pictures so you can get a feel for each venue on the list. Click your location of interest on the map and enjoy! Stay We stayed at the Stagecoach Inn and I’m so glad we did! We’ll definitely be back. The Stagecoach Inn was built in 1861 and is believed to be the oldest standing structure in Salado. It also houses the oldest … Continue reading How to Spend a Weekend in Salado