El Paso is an enjoyable experience, with just enough to keep residents entertained. The city prides itself in living a most enjoyable life, appreciating all of the little things that bigger cities either ignore or take for granted. Students should educate themselves on the history of El Paso, its rich culture, and everything it stands for. However, students should not just sit around and expect media advertisements to direct their paths in terms of activities. In El Paso, students have to dig for the fun, to seek and find an adventure. Students who surround themselves with a diverse group of people willing to try something new will eventually become familiar with the cultural gold mines of the area.
There is never a dull moment for those with ambition to create something new. Activities range on a wide scale from rural to urban. El Paso welcomes many performers throughout the year, including local performers at parks and theaters. Besides entertainment, students should travel a couple of miles into the rural landscapes to enjoy nature. There are several lakes to the north and south of El Paso where students can enjoy fishing. Plus, students can utilize the Franklin Mountains and hike up some trails. Truly, the opportunities are endless.