Aside from swimming, there's Mrs. Wigglesworth's store which almost defies description (antiques, candles, potpourri, crafts, all in a renovated house), the Salado Mansion (restaurant in a restored farm house) and a pink tea room.
Salado has become sort of a touristy destination between Austin and Dallas just off I35. It's a very small town with one main street, yet it's packed with visitors every weekend. Quick Tips: You can easily see all of Salado on foot. Park on Main Street and explore the shops, then head down to the creek that parallels Main Street to see the old swimming hole and the park. There aren't many amenities, but if you like to wade in the creek, this is the place to do it...Read More