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Authentic Charm & History Awaits You In Laredo, TX

Featuring: Aileen Ramos

Director , Laredo Convention & Visitors Bureau

Learn about Laredo, TX, from a local destination expert's point of view.

On the U.S. border, right next to the Rio Grande, lays the historical, charming city of Laredo, Texas. Spend the day exploring Laredo with tips from Aileen Ramos, a local destination expert with Laredo Convention & Visitors Bureau. Aileen shares where to soak up the sun, play a round of golf, and find the best Mexican food. Come along for the ride!

#1 Outdoor Summer Fun

Where’s the Best Place to Soak Up the Sun in Your Destination?

Fishing at Lake Casa Blanca

Lake Casa Blanca is an ideal spot to spend your summer fishing and bird watching. Reel in a largemouth or hybrid striped bass, crappie or catfish. The park also has a fishing pier and a boat ramp.

#2 Eating Well

Who Is a Local Maker or Brand You Love Supporting?

La India Packing Company

They have been in business for more than 90 years, and visiting their shop and tasting room is a multi-sensory experience. Knock on the door of the family home, step in and immediately you will get hit with the smell of all the different spices and herbs. Definitely taste all the amazing food they prepare.

#3 Play A Round

What Place or Activity is in On Your Bucket List?

Playing 18 Holes at The Max

Ranked among the top 50 municipal golf courses in the U.S, the Max A. Mandel Municipal Golf Course offers fun to golfers of all skill levels. The 18-hole public course features 7,297 yards of golf, and overlooks the mighty Rio Grande.

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"I love that people are warm and once you visit you will want to come back." Aileen Ramos, Laredo Convention & Visitors Bureau
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About the Contributor

Aileen Ramos


About The Contributor

Reader, baker, quilter in training, hockey fan, and sometimes runner who loves dogs! Aileen enjoys promoting Laredo as a convention destination.