Stay in the Hub City – Lubbock, Texas
Wednesday, February 13, 2013
Travelers in Texas’s Great Plains region can now enjoy the comfort and hospitality of the brand new Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Lubbock, located just minutes from downtown and Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport.
Commonly known as the Hub City, Lubbock is a bustling, thriving city in northwest Texas, and there are many reasons to visit.
Don’t be surprised if you find yourself in Lubbock on business as it is the area’s agricultural and economic hub, hence its nickname. Lubbock is the site of state and national parks, two major medical systems and three universities. It is a city on the rise and is surrounded by the largest contiguous cotton region in the world.
If you do visit Lubbock on business, be sure to find some time to enjoy the city’s history and culture.
Perhaps its biggest claim to fame, Lubbock is the hometown of one of rock and roll’s founding fathers, Buddy Holly. You can learn more about his life and music at the Buddy Holly Center.
The city also offers a number of museums and art galleries, such as the Louise Hopkins Underwood Center for the Arts, Moody Planetarium and the Silent Wings Museum. Or, soak in the culture by attending one of Lubbock’s many outdoor festivals, such as the Lubbock Arts Festival and the National Cowboy Symposium.
Whatever you decided to do during your time in Lubbock, be sure to stay in comfort at the new Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Lubbock. In addition to genuine Country Inns & Suites hospitality, it offers a wide range of everyday amenities, including the Be Our Guest Breakfast, a business center, a heated indoor pool and a fitness center.