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Weekend in Dallas

A June 2007 trip to Dallas by snippet

Quote: A quick trip to Dallas to see a concert.

Dallas Marriott City Center

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Hotel | "Westin City Center Dallas "

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This nice hotel in the downtown area is part of an office/retail complex with an ice rink in the center. I made my reservations through Priceline for less than $100. If you are driving, it is just off the highway on Pearl Street; the parking garage is behind the hotel. Parking is expensive ($20). We parked our car and used the DART to get to the American Airlines Center for a Police concert we were attending. There are several restaurants in the area that I would enjoy visiting. If you are staying more than one day, look into buying a rail pass and using DART.It is close to arts and financial attractions and right on the DART (light rail system). You can ask for a runner's map with a 3...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on August 7, 2007

Dallas Marriott City Center
650 North Pearl Street
Dallas 75201
(214) 979-9000

Luna de Noche

Restaurant

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We decided to try this new Mexican restaurant in the Victory Lane area. It's close to the American Airlines Center, so it's a great choice to eat before a concert. We arrived just in time to get a table without reservations, but had to wait about 10 minutes for a table. After our meal, I noticed over a dozen couples waiting for a table, so I would suggest calling early for a reservation.At the time of our dinner, we noticed many other customers dressed casually as we were. Most seemed to be eating before going to the concert at the AACenter. The menu and the lighting do not mix; either the lighting should be brighter or print the menu with a larger font or on light colored stoc...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on August 7, 2007

Luna de Noche
2300 Victory Park Lane
Dallas, Texas 75219
(214) 420-3050