San Antonio Travel and living guide

San Antonio Visitors and residents alike enjoy the charm and culture of the Alamo City. Our warm people, enjoyable setting and cultural flair make for a wonderful place to visit as well as a comfortable place to live. These is no shortage of sights, attractions and things to do in San Antonio. Our city is home to numerous shopping and entertainment venues as well as some of the best restaurants and dining in the world.


Information San Antonio is a website dedicated to sharing this beautiful and historic city with visitors, from the point of view of locals. We live and work in San Antonio and can attest to its enjoyable atmosphere. From the Riverwalk and Alamo downtown to the rugged Hill Country, San Antonio Texas is truly a remarkable and unique city to be enjoyed by visitors and residents alike.

Castle Hills


Castle Hills is a beautiful incorporated city on the northeast side of San Antonio just outside loop 410. Although wholly surrounded by San Antonio, Castle Hills clearly maintains is independence and visibility as a small town. The city of Castle Hills, Texas is not very large covering about two and a half square miles with around 4,200 residents and the entire incorporated city is covered in beautiful mature oak trees.

City of Castle Hills - North San Antonio Neighborhood

The homes in Castle Hills are diverse in the fact that designs can contrast tremendously. Driving through Castle Hills will showcase homes that appear to be of the 70's era while others are definitely contemporary. Lot sizes in this neighborhood vary greatly as well. Some of the homes are set on several acres of land while homes of smaller proportions occupy smaller tracts of less than half an acre. The wide selection of homes in Castle Hills gives buyers an opportunity to find a home that suits their needs and those of their family. As stated above, Castle Hills has some of the most beautiful towering Oaks in all of San Antonio. These massive Oak trees can be seen along any of the roads running through Castle Hills. The shade provided in Castle Hills by these Oaks undoubtedly keep utility bills lower than the San Antonio average. Castle Hills is truly a beautiful neighborhood with natural landscaping adding to its charm.

Castle Hills is located halfway between US 281 North and IH 10 West just outside north Loop 410 making it very accessible to the San Antonio Airport and the South Texas Medical Center. Castle Hills is ideally located in the vicinity of great shopping and dining with the small city having some excellent restaurants and stores of its own. The city is in the Northeast Independent School District with Robert E. Lee High School being the public high school serving Castle Hills students.