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Houston Guide

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Best of Houston

3 days in Houston
3 days in Houston

Houston is a sprawling city with many attractions; you will spend some time in the car getting from place to place.

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Family-friendly Houston

Houston for young kids
Houston for young kids

Young kids might want to spend all of their time at the massive Children's Museum, but other attractions are also worthy of a visit.

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Houston on a budget

Houston on a budget
Houston on a budget

Though Houston is a city with great wealth, it also offers many free attractions for budget travellers.

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Insiders' Houston

Houston off the beaten path
Houston off the beaten path

From lesser known attractions to downright bizarre, Houston has a number of offbeat attractions.

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Getaways from Houston

Daytrips from Houston
Daytrips from Houston

Experience more of Texas when you take a day trip from Houston

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EveryTrail
Houston Highlights
Houston Highlights

Houston sprawls through many neighborhoods. To see the top places in the city, you need a car.

The Houston Space Center, listed as a "minor" point of interest at the end of this tour, is included...

Rated 5 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Houston for Families
Houston for Families

Everything is large in Houston, from the attractions for little kids to the trucks that dwarf an economy size rental car.

But you don't have to drive everywhere in Houston; you can take the light...

Houston's Hermann Park
Houston's Hermann Park

Houston's diverse population supports a broad range of parks, from huge parks with lots of open spaces to wooded parks to smaller urban parks.

The 445-acre urban Hermann Park has something for just...

Houston for Foodies
Houston for Foodies

Many of the top Houston restaurants are in Montrose, a hip, younger, gay-friendly enclave.

The city offers a wealth of ethnic choices, from inexpensive Mexican food to Vietnamese. Most visitors to...

Rated 4 out of 5 by EveryTrail members
Houston Culture and Arts
Houston Culture and Arts

Houston has a Museum District, served by its METRORail light rail system, and a theater district downtown, also convenient on the light rail.

But if you are going to the theater, or going outside...

Perfect Day

One Night in Houston (westernwilson, 3 Apr 2007)
2.5 of 5 stars 1 Vote

Perfect Weekend

Houston with canine companions (Slartibart, 1 May 2006)
4.0 of 5 stars 9 Votes
Houston Happenings (ang3ldu5t, 21 May 2006)
3.5 of 5 stars 6 Votes
Houston and hundreds (shopperhoustontexas, 24 May 2006)
2.0 of 5 stars 2 Votes

Best Of

Feeling the Heat in Houston (wvchick, 23 May 2006)
4.5 of 5 stars 5 Votes
Baseball Park Reviews (baltoteach, 6 May 2008)
4.0 of 5 stars 6 Votes
3.5 of 5 stars 5 Votes

Recent Trip

Houston Aug/Sept 2006 (DERICK S, 16 Sep 2006)
2.5 of 5 stars 1 Vote
houston 2010 (angelwings042, 8 Mar 2010)
0.0 of 5 stars 0 Votes