• With a population of more than 1.14 million, San Antonio is the eighth largest city in the United States.

• San Antonio is ranked by “Condé Nast Traveler” as the number two U.S. travel destination and the number nine worldwide destination.

• Mark Twain once said “There are only four unique cities in the United States: New Orleans, San Antonio, Boston and San Francisco.” Well said, Mr. Twain.

•With 12 accredited universities and colleges, San Antonio is also known as a college town and center for higher education.

• Whether you love golf, biking, swimming or just enjoying the outdoors, San Antonio has something for you. The city boasts 236 parks and recreational facilities. 
• Remember the Alamo! It’s the city’s largest tourist attraction. San Antonio’s famed Riverwalk is in second place and attracts more than 5 million visitors each year.
• San Antonio is also home to the five-time NBA champions, the Spurs.