Texadelphia takes the cheesesteak and makes it the way only Texas can?overflowing with hearty meats and served with a side of tortilla chips and salsa. These 100% Angus beef sandwiches come slathered in a variety of toppings, including grilled onions, jalape?os, and cherry peppers, and rest on artisan-baked bread. Try a Founder's Favorite cheesesteak with mozzarella and mushrooms or turn to poultry with The Left Coast, which comes topped with chicken, grilled onions, and guacamole. Items of non-Philly origin also dot the menu, including a grilled-chicken sandwich, smoked turkey and guacamole salad, and a bacon-cheddar burger served with hickory sauce.
The Imaginarium of South Texas stimulate the minds of youthful guests with a year's supply of curiosity-inspiring interactive exhibits, workshops, and events. Next year's rocket scientists and quantum theorists are exhaustively vetted with visits to the new permanent Thinking Tinkering exhibit, which invites junior brainstormers to enhance the design of missiles, art cars, and dryer-resistant teddy bears. Fulfill conductor-centric dreams in the Union Pacific interactive model train, complete with a matching miniature wooden set for toddlers, or foster fledgling creative impulses in the Shadow Room light and laser studio. Kids can get an early prep for the logic and physics sections of the SAT with the magnetic Wonder Wall, which features gear chains to construct and Sudoku puzzles to crack. In addition to a year of free admission for parents and their children, a passport membership grants discounts on birthday parties, workshops, and camps, entrance to special events, admission to or discounts on more than 150 other institutions that participate in the Association of Children's Museums's reciprocal membership program, and more. See the site for a full list of benefits and to plan your educational excursion.
CrossFit-certified trainers inspire participants into shape with a series of 30-minute intensive workouts at the full-service fitness and training facility. Intense "Burn" workouts, which are scalable to individuals' capabilities, utilize conditioning, resistance, and cardiovascular training to help participants achieve a strong and toned body. Boot-camp participants perform functional movements using the resistance of their own limbs and workouts that constantly change to avoid patterns easily tracked by government satellites. Routines also employ kettlebells and lightweight dumbbells to increase arm strength and enable boot-campers to hoist and heave with herculean ease. In addition to administering workouts, trainers track your progress and provide quality nutritional advice to help you reach your Vitruvian fitness state.
The sweet scholars at Great American Cookies bake up a bounty of chocolaty cookies, moist brownies, and festive cookie cakes. Chomp on chunks of chip-infused cookies in a variety of flavors, including snickerdoodle, white-chunk macadamia, and double fudge ($14 for a dozen), or nestle chewers into a moist, frosting-festooned brownie available in cheesecake and german chocolate. For an additional fee add a letter or word to any size cookie, or order an entire 16-inch special-occasion cookie cake ($26.49) decorated with fun, fanciful frosted images of puppies, sailboats, or M.C. Escher's favorite sport. Surprise a loved one with a small heart-shaped cake, ideal for a traditional Valentine's Day gift or a nontraditional Flag Day gift ($28.99 for large).
Amerik Suites' double queen room comfortably fits six adults, ensconcing them within a chic interior proximal to a host of enticing diversions. Each room is guaranteed to be succubus-free, and each room features free WiFi, a 32" flat-screen TV, and many of the amenities of home. Guests can steep before sleep in the heated outdoor pool lined with cobbled stones and a 40-foot wide waterfall or arrive at a restful state of pliability faster with a tenure spent in the attached hot tub.