DENSION, TX -- Texas is celebrating travel and tourism week. As proclaimed by Governor Rick Perry, May 5th through the 13th recognizes the Texas travel industry and its contribution to the state economy.
At the Texas Travel Information Center in Denison, local travel and tourism representatives gathered to give visitors information about area hotspots, even some good food.
This is the third year Travel Centers got in on the celebration and the second year for Denison Chamber to be involved.
"We have the Sherman Tourism, Denison Chamber of Commerce, Denison Main Street, just a lot of people here to help celebrate all of the visitors coming through to Texas," said Tray Turner, TxDOT Public Information Officer of Paris, Texas.
Visitors from all over, even Russia, stopped by today.