Texas measures over 267,000 square miles in area, making it slightly larger than France. Texas is the second largest and second most populous state in the United States of America. Whatever you love, it lives in Texas. Find things to do in Arts & Culture, Beaches, Food, Family, History, Outdoor, Ranches & Rodeos, Shopping, Sports and Music. Like they say, It's like a whole other country. If you are looking for bluebonnets we have a separate gallery of Texas Bluebonnets.