When the winter blues set in, take off to Texas for a big and exciting getaway. The cosmopolitan and cultural hub of Dallas, Fort Worth and Arlington and dozens of other cities is home to many of the state’s most popular attractions.

DALLAS Modern and sophisticated with the largest contiguous urban arts district in the country, trendy entertainment areas, a thriving culinary scene and incredible shopping. Explore Deep Ellum, the birthplace of Dallas jazz and blues, dine in Bishop Arts District (a former warehouse area that is the hot spot for dining) and take in a performance at the AT&T Performing Arts Center (a spectacular multi venue arts center). Big things happen here!

ARLINGTON As the Sports & Entertainment Center of Texas, Arlington is home to Six Flags Over Texas, Hurricane Harbor, the International Bowling Museum & Hall of Fame, the Texas Rangers’ Globe Life Park and the Dallas Cowboys’ state of the art AT&T Stadium, the world’s largest domed stadium.

FORT WORTH Where cowboys and culture collide. Hang out with the Fort Worth Herd at Stockyards National Historic District, two step the night away at Billy Bob’s Texas (the world’s largest honky tonk) and tip your Stetson to the women of the American west at the National Cowgirl Museum & Hall of Fame (one of five world-class museums in the Cultural District). Need a break? Sit and sip at the largest whiskey distillery west of the Mississippi.

GETTING THERE Air Canada offers daily nonstop flights from Vancouver, Toronto and Montreal to Dallas-Fort Worth and convenient connections from the rest of Canada. Enjoy award winning service on the Best Airline in North America as ranked by Skytrax.

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