The Texas Panhandle is the perfect place to get a big taste of Texas even if you only have a small amount of time. From canyons to old Cadillac’s and gigantic steaks to grand scenery, the cities of Amarillo and Canyon are an Old West enthusiast’s dream. One of the country’s best collections of Western art and artifacts can be found at the Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum in Canyon. Mosey on over to the Amarillo Livestock Auction to mingle with real cowboys as they go about the business of buying and selling cattle. For those with interests that are more modern, the city of Amarillo boasts a great art museum and beautiful botanical gardens. If you’re traveling with kids, don’t miss the thrilling rides at Wonderland Park. And, naturally, the whole family will be in awe of the fantastic rock formations at Palo Duro Canyon State Park. Doves Rest Cabins offer a unique experience than Amarillo hotels.