Lone Star Journey

San Antonio 2017

Come with us as we travel to the heart of San Antonio with a river cruise through the oasis of cypress lined paths, arched stone bridges and lush landscapes of the San Antonio River Walk.  Our unforgettable journey continues with spectacular views of South Padre Island’s North Beach and the Gulf of Mexico from your ocean view mini suite.  We’ll travel back in time with a crew of professional pirates on the Black Dragon, an interactive pirate adventure cruise ship.  Then prepare to be thrust into an amazing adventure while visiting Houston’s top attraction, Space Center Houston with more than 400 things to see and do.



  • 7 days, 6 nights
  • Shopping at SAS Shoe Factory & General Store in San Antonio
  • Narrated cruise of the San Antonio River Walk
  • Visit the USS Lexington Museum on the Bay in Corpus Christi, TX
    • If the sheer size of the aircraft carrier doesn’t make your jaw drop, the adventure inside definitely will.
  • Tour the Port Isabel Lighthouse & Historical Museum
  • A pirate adventure cruise on the Black Dragon Pirate Ship in South Padre Island, TX
    • A modern day replica of a 17th century galleon.  Below the water line, she’s a modern sea-worthy vessel. 
  • Enjoy the beach of South Padre Island in your Oceanside hotel for 2 nights
  • Tour one of the largest ranches in the world, King Ranch located in South Texas
  • Tram tour of the Space Center Houston and be prepared to thrust into an amazing adventure
  • Lone Star Park horse racing track at Grand Prairie, TX
  • Visit Bedre Fine Chocolate retail facility and factory
  • 7 lunches, 6 dinners, 6 breakfasts at hotel
  • First Bank Kansas has purchased Travel Insured Group Protection Plan on behalf of all travelers
  • This trip requires a lot of walking



  • Panera Bread
  • Saltgrass Steakhouse
  • CiCi’s Pizza
  • County Line River Walk
  • Lunch on the tail of the USS Lexington
  • Dinner at Hilton Garden Inn (Oceanside hotel in South Padre Island)
  • Pirate’s Landing Restaurant
  • Lunch at the King Ranch
  • Wharton Country Club
  • Lunch at Space Center Houston
  • Buffet at Lone Star Park
  • Toby Keith’s I Love this Bar & Grill



  • Hampton Inn & Suites
  • Best Western Plus
  • Hilton Garden Inn (Oceanview Suites)
  • Holiday Inn Express
  • Springhill Suites


This trip is all-inclusive

  • $1664.00 per person Club Member
  • $1913.00 per person Non Member
  • Deposit: $200.00 per person due at sign up
  • Final payment date:  February 24, 2017





  • On trips four days or longer, First Bank Kansas has purchased Travel Insured Group Protection Plan on behalf of all travelers.
  • All trips are based on double occupancy, deluxe motorcoach transportation with wi-fi from Salina, and all gratuities.
  • Members of the First Bank Kansas Travel Club are:
  • Customers age 50 and better who have an Elite or Select checking account
  • Freedom Club Members
  • Non-Members are:
  • Simple Checking Customers
  • Ask us how you can become a member!

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