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Travel Publications: San Antonio and Warm-to-Hot Summers

travel publications: And I'm not the only one who has fallen for the city of 1.5 million, which celebrates its 300th birthday in 2018, according to The Chronicle Herald. National Geographic Traveler, Frommer's, Fodor's and a host of other travel publications highlight it as a top destination for the year ahead. After just four days, that's exactly how I felt about San Antonio, Texas. What makes San Antonio so special Here are my top five reasons 1. Who doesn't like swapping their parka and winter boots for a T-shirt and sandals The city is a great destination year-round, with 300 days of sunshine annually, warm-to-hot summers, mild winters and pleasant spring/fall periods. 2. The weather The city's initial appeal had much to do with the sunshine and 27 C temperature warming my soul after I arrived into San Antonio International Airport. ( As reported in the news.