06/19/2012 07:35 am ET Updated Aug 19, 2012

5 Relaxing Spots In Texas (PHOTOS)

Texas may be the second largest state in the Union, but all of its residents seem to agree on at least one thing: There's nothing better than kicking off your boots and enjoying some downtime in the Lonestar State. In that spirit we traveled all over the state to find some spots perfect for rest and relaxation.

From Dallas to Corpus Christi, there's a chill place calling your name. But we couldn't help but start with Austin in honor of Matthew McConaughey's recent nuptials there. The king of chilling out has found his queen.

-- Jane Reynolds,

It's Time to Chill, Y'all: The Most Relaxing Spots in the Lonestar State