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Waco

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Sightseeing in Waco offers many possibilities in a medium-sized town on the Brazos River in central Texas. The town happens to be home to the world's biggest Baptist university. You'll also find lush forests, golf courses, and picnic areas there. Wander around the Dr. Pepper museum or opt for an evening at one of the many theaters to complete a culturally satisfying itinerary of things to do in Waco. Use our custom trip planner: Waco and all its delights await.
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Where to stay in Waco

Preplanning and booking in advance remain essential, as budget options close to Waco city center are often in high demand. Comfortable hotels, motels, and inns cater to a range of travelers. If you choose to stay at one of the properties farther from the center, keep in mind that you may have to decide on private transport as well.
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