Did you know that Lubbock is affectionately called “Hub City” because it's the springboard of most economic, academic and health operations for the entire South Plains region. Not only that, Lubbock has the widest contiguous cotton-growing region in the entire world!
Best way to travel: Car, Train, Bus
#1 thing to do: Mackenzie Park
#2 thing to do: Warren and Myrta Bacon House
#3 thing to do: National Ranching Heritage Center
Fun Fact: Lubbock takes its name form Thomas Saltus Lubbock. He used to be a Texas Ranger and he also happened to be the blood brother of Francis R. Lubbock, the governor of Texas at the time of the Civil War.