Houston Travel Guide
Welcome to Houston, TX!
Located in southern Texas, off of the Gulf Coast, Houston is a major petrochemical and oil-refining center and is home to one of United State's largest sea ports. Houston is best known, however, for N.A.S.A. and the Johnson Space Center, which boasts simulated space voyages and mission control panels, teaching people of all ages about space travel. It also houses the Astronaut Gallery, the Mission Status Exhibit, the Starship Gallery and the N.A.S.A. Tram Tour. Bayou Place in downtown Houston features an abundance of international dining and entertainment options. A ride on Houston's Metro Light Rail will take you by the world-renowned Texas Medical Center, the Museum District and Reliant Park. Visitors can also step back in time at Sam Houston Park, where the Heritage Society operates a museum and some historic buildings. Sports fans have a number of professional games to see while visiting Houston, including a baseball game at Minute Maid Park or a football game at Reliant Stadium.
The amusement park at Kemah Boardwalk features a 65-foot ferris wheel, a high-speed boat ride, arcade games, midway games and more.
Hotels & Motels
Located in the Uptown District, the Hotel Indigo Houston at the Galleria offers a 100 per cent smoke-free environment with 131 guest rooms, each equipped with high-speed Internet access and cable/satellite TV.
Current & Upcoming Events [ View All ]
Looking for something to do in Houston, TX? Check out these current and upcoming events. If you know of an event that is not listed in the travel guide, please feel free to add an event listing (it's free).
Sep 18 to Sep 20 » Crowne Plaza Hotel Houston River Oaks
- International Conference on Diabetes and Healthcare 2017
Sep 21 to Sep 23 » Hair & Company