El Paso’s unique location in the western corner of Texas makes it the perfect launching point for travel and adventure. El Paso is situated on the borders of both the state of New Mexico and the country of Mexico; just a short walk across the bridge. There are many great places to visit within a 4 – 11 hour drive from the Language Plus institute, including:

  • Santa Fe, New Mexico
  • Las Vegas, Nevada
  • San Diego, California
  • Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona
  • Dallas Texas
  • Corpus Christi, Texas (beach!)
  • Chihuahua City, Mexico
  • Boquillas, Mexico
  • Puerto Peñasco, Mexico
  • Juarez, Mexico
  • And many, many more.

Adventure in the USA

If you’re studying English at Language Plus, here are our top recommendations for travel, culture, and adventure.

Sunland Park Mall, El Paso, Texas
The Fountains at Farah, El Paso, Texas
The Outlet Shoppes at El Paso, El Paso Texas
La Placita Shops, El Paso, Texas
Starr Western Wear, El Paso, Texas
Mission del Rey, El Paso, Texas
Tigua Indian Cultural Center, El Paso, Texas
Westside Antique Mall & Consignment Shop, El Paso, Texas
Lucchese Factory Outlet, El Paso, Texas
Fashion Outlets, Santa Fe, New Mexico
Kakawa Chocolate House, Santa Fe, New Mexico

Franklin Mountains State Park, El Paso, Texas
Mission Trail, El Paso, Texas
Old Mesilla, El Paso, Texas
Western Playland Amusement Park, Sunland, New Mexico
Carlsbad Caverns, New Mexico
White Sands National Monument, New Mexico
Copper Canyon, New Mexico
Lincoln National Forest, New Mexico
Gila National Forest, New Mexico
White water rafting, Carson National Forest, New Mexico
Ruidoso, New Mexico
Angel Fire, New Mexico
Grand Canyon National Park, Arizona

Plaza Theatre, El Paso, Texas
El Paso Symphony Orchestra (Chavez Theatre), El Paso, Texas
Hueco Tanks Historical Park, El Paso, Texas
St. Patrick Cathedral, El Paso, Texas
El Paso Museum of Art, El Paso Texas
El Paso Museum of Archeology, El Paso Texas
Gila Cliff Dwellings, New Mexico
Wine Trail tours, Santa Fe, New Mexico
El Paso Chihuahuas, Minor league Baseball (AAA), El Paso, Texas
El Paso Locomotive FC , USL Championship Soccer Team, El Paso, Texas
UTEP Miners, NCAA Football League, El Paso, Texas
El Paso Rhinos, Minor league Hockey, El Paso, Texas
Sun Bowl Stadium, College Football, El Paso, Texas
Dallas Cowboys, Professional Football, Dallas, Texas
Dallas Mavericks, Professional Basketball, Dallas Texas

Adventure in Mexico

If you’re studying Spanish at Language Plus, here are our top recommendations for travel, culture, and adventure.

Las Misiones Mall, Juarez, Mexico
Bazar Cultural Monu, Juarez, Mexico
City Market, Juarez, Mexico
Parque Extremo, Juarez, Mexico
Samalayuca Dune Fields, Mexico
Cumbres de Majalca National Park, Mexico
Kentucky Club, Juarez, Mexico (birthplace of the margarita)
Tacos Ajijiji Restaurant, Juarez, Mexico
Cathedral of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Juarez, Mexico
Parque El Chamizal, Juarez, Mexico
Monumento a la Mexicaneidad, Juarez, Mexico
Museo de la Revolucion en La Frontera (Mexican Revolution Museum)
Los Bravos, Professional Soccer (Fútbol ), Juárez, Mexico