The city of San Antonio, Texas, is located in Bexar County. The city is located in the south central part of the state of Texas. Settled permanently in 1718, the city is located on the San Antonio River.
There are numerous historic sites found in San Antonio. The San Antonio River Walk allows leisurely walks along the river. The River Walk consists of restaurants, boutiques, and entertainment. The Alamo is located in close proximity to the River Walk. It was the first mission founded in San Antonio. Years after it was closed down, the Alamo was the site of an important battle in the Texas Revolution.