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Houston Has It All

From the Space Center to an opera, the Bayou City has something to offer every visitor. Planning ahead will make it easier to make your way through the seemingly endless stream of shops, restaurants, hotels, events and attractions while visiting Houston.
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  2. Bars & Clubs (6)
  3. Dining (29)
  4. Entertainment (27)
  5. Lodging (18)
  6. Sports & Recreation (20)

Visiting Houston
Houston is Texas’ largest city and attracts hordes of travelers every year. However, the vast majority of these visitors travel to Houston on business. Relatively few travelers see Houston as a vacation destination on par with other top Texas tourist spots. But, believe it or not, Houston has much more to offer visitors than most people realize.

Houston Airport Information
Houston is a large city that sees a lot of air travel traffic. Luckily, Houston has two major airports to serve both visitors traveling to and from Houston, as well as those just needing to connect flights on their way to another destination.

Spending the Holidays in Houston
Houston is the nation's fourth largest city and the largest city in the Lone Star State. As one would expect from a city of this stature, Houston offers plenty to see and do during the holiday season.

Family Vacation in Houston
Houston is not only Texas' largest city, it is also a great place for a family vacation.

Houston Summer Vacation Activities
As Texas' largest city, Houston offers plenty to see and do during a summer vacation.

Houston Outdoor Recreational Activities
Despite being Texas' largest city, Houston has plenty of outdoor recreational opportunities.

Houston Staycation Activities
As Texas' largest city, Houston offers plenty to see and do for visitors and residents alike. In fact, with a growing number of people choosing to spend their vacation at home enjoying a 'staycation,' local attractions and activities are at a premium. Luckily for Houstonians, the Bayou City offers plenty to keep them busy during their staycation.

The Weather in Houston
The weather in Houston during summer is generally sticky with a 20 percent chance of gooey. The region enjoys pleasant weather in the spring and fall, but rainstorms may pop up unexpectedly. Make sure you plan for every contingency before your trip to Houston.

Top 10 Things to Do With Kids in Houston
There are plenty of amusing things to do in Houston, even for the most finicky kids. Of course, the parents will have to navigate Houston traffic to get there, but these kids' attractions are worth the effort.

Things to Do in Houston
As the nation's fourth largest city, Houston has plenty to see and do. Although it is not commonly thought of as a 'tourist destination,' Bayou City visitors can certainly stay busy and find plenty of fun things to do during their stay.

The Houston Calendar
A twelve-month event calendar to keep you up to date on what's happening in Houston.

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