Carrollton: A Truly Texan Getaway
The beautiful city of Carrollton, Texas is a part of Denton, Colin, and Dallas counties. In 2010, it was the 23rd most populous cities in Texas. First settled in 1842, the city was incorporated in 1913. It has been rated as one of the top small cities to live in the United States. It is home to several tourist attractions including the Arbor Hills Nature Preserve. You can access Carrollton via the Dallas Love Field, conveniently located just 9 miles from the city center. The Dallas Fort Worth International Airport located in the Dallas-Fort Worth area is also just 10 miles from the city center.
Best Time to Visit
For the best weather conditions, visit Carrollton from May to March. The city sees the most number of visitors in November and December and again in July and August. The off season months run from January to June and again from September to October. For the best Carrollton, TX hotel deals, book your stay in the off season. This way, you not only get affordable hotel rates, but the crowds will be smaller. Be sure to book your accommodations as early as you can in order to avoid inconvenience.
What to Do & Area Attractions
Aside from the Nature Preserve, guests visiting Carrollton should also check out the Addison Circle Park. The city park features sculptures and outdoor spaces for picnics and family fun. It also hosts various events throughout the year. Golfers should also not pass up the chance to play a round of golf or two at any of the many golf clubs in the area including the Bear Creek Golf Club. Other places of interest near the city include the American Museum of Miniature Arts. After a day of fun, head back to your hotel and get some pampering. You can check in at the gorgeous The One Boutique Hotel or the Rodeway Inn Carrollton.