Five of the Best Ways to Explore the Great City of Houston

As the largest city in Texas, Houston is home to diverse cultures and cosmopolitan attractions, as well as distilling the vast Texas spirit into one glorious urban environment. Visitors to the city will find themselves enriched by its singular culture and inspired by its many accomplishments. While any visit is sure to please, here are five excellent ways to explore and experience this vibrant city to its fullest.

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1. Hop on Houston’s METRORail

In addition to being an efficient and cost-effective method for getting around the city, the METRO is an excellent way to see the sights most travelers miss. With easy access to the museum district, midtown, and the downtown attractions on the METRO line, visitors can make the most of their travel budget and mix with the locals at the same time. Continue reading “Five of the Best Ways to Explore the Great City of Houston”

Ten things to see in southern USA

From the swamps to the plains, Nashville’scountry music to Delta blues, cities to National Parks the southern states of America have much to offer the visitor. Before you finalise your itinerary and book your airline tickets make sure you are not going to miss these ten must-see destinations.

Saint Louis Cathedral in New Orleans, Louisiana
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New Orleans, Louisiana

New Orleans is a fascinating city at any time of the year but unbeatable during the carnival that is Mardi Gras. Its unique mix of French, Caribbean and African cultures has created a mosaic of culture, food and music. Continue reading “Ten things to see in southern USA”

Driving from Texas to Florida

Traveling by car is popular all over the world. And it is especially popular in such a large and diverse country as the United States of America. If you have a car, and you do have it, if you are a US citizen, you may dedicate your vacation to traveling all over the country. But let us suppose the situation, if you live in Texas and would like to go the sea shore.

Naples, Florida
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Let it be the Atlantic coast. So, the most probable place for you to go from Texas is Miami, Florida. You should think over your way carefully, because this is rather long journey. Take a map and choose the route for your drive. Mark all the fuel stations and motels where you may possibly stay for a night with your girlfriend or wife and children. Do not forget to visit passing cities and towns. These can be Naples, which is a beautiful place for having rest on the beach. Another one is St. Petersburg, Florida. It has Salvador Dali Museum containing about 200 of works of the surrealistic genius. Continue reading “Driving from Texas to Florida”

Finding Accommodation Near Dallas Texas

If you are visiting Dallas for the first time or have a very packed schedule, you can choose to stay near the airport. It is a hassle free thing to do for those who are flying down to Dallas. The place is well connected and has more or less everything that you might need to make your stay enjoyable. Be it finding a convention center to hold a large seminar or a budget place to put up for the night – you are going to be spoilt for choices.

Flower Market - Downtown Dallas
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Options near the DFW airport include hotels such as the Grand Hyatt DFW Airport (4 Star), the Homestead (2 star), Sleep Inn Irving (2 Star), La Quinta Inn and Suites North (3 star) and much more. You will be able to stay at a budget of about $44 for 1 person and things go as high as $234 and beyond. So it simply depends on how you want to spend your time in Dallas and how much you are willing to spend for it.
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