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San Antonio questions...?

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We've made our reservations for March in San Antonio. Perhaps six days is too long, but that's what we have.

I need to know thoughts on Six Flags Fiesta (I am a roller-coaster enthusiast). I know there aren't a great number of coasters, such as at Cedar Point or SFMM.
But how is the park? Safe area, etc.?
Same questions for Sea World?
What about attending a Spurs' game? Same kond of questions?
Any suggestions on where to stay away from, especially after the sun goes down?

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    Although I live there half the year the only question I can answer about Six Flags is the safety of the area it's located in, which is terrific. There are absolutely no worries there. It is near the high end SA mall as well as one of the best resorts in town. It's a terrific area. DH will not do rides, which explains my lack of knowledge of the park itself. :)

    Same with Sea World. It's an excellent area, again located near one of the best resorts in town. No worries.

    There's nothing wrong with the Spurs area either, tho its in more of an industrial neighborhood. It's safe with huge parking lots.

    I consider San Antonio to be a pretty safe city overall, certainly the touristed areas. I've walked all over downtown in the daytime by myself feeling perfectly safe. In the night I'd be less inclined to walk between the river and Market Square area by myself, primarily because its a less populated area. The Riverwalk is a chunk of the city's bread and butter. They keep it quite safe, and although the city has a significant homeless population, they tend to coral them away from that area. They are harmless for the most part, but the city discourages begging in the touristed area so keeps them moving along. I've never walked from the central Riverwalk area to the Pearl Brewery at night, but have done it plenty of times by myself in the day. Stretches of that can be lonely and some homeless men are often found under a couple of the further bridges, but I've never felt a bit unsafe or uncomfortable walking past them. We all ignore each other. No worries.

    The only section of the Riverwalk I haven't done is the new stretch that heads south from the Guenther House toward the distant missions. I did a short portion alone once and decided it was too lonely, plus there were several stray dogs, which made me uneasy. As that becomes more developed and used, that will change.

    So...to make a long story short, :), SA is overall a tourist friendly city, quite safe during day or night, which is not something I'd say about every city I've lived in.

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    Six Flags is extremely safe. I've been there more times than I can count with my kids, and finally got to where I would drop them off with their friends. I was not worried about their safety. Make sure they have money to get a locker. If things are left out they may be taken.

    If you are driving to a Spurs game, again, the stadium and parking is very safe. They have lots of security (off duty officers) who flank the area. Make sure you know where you are going, there are areas of downtown where I wouldn't necessarily want to break down.

    March should be a nice time to be here.

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