Travel Blogs from Houston, United States

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Rainy day in Texas, Houston, United States travel blog

Rainy day in Texas

A travel blog entry by louiseandblake

We woke to the sound of heavy rain and our room being like a sauna for the first morning of our ranch experience. We had booked in to go horse riding at 10am but it was still hammering down and therefore we cancelled. We took the opportunity of ...

Surprise surprise, Houston, United States travel blog

Surprise surprise

A travel blog entry by clintandfriends

... training. I had no idea he was going there. He hid it from me on purpose because he was arranging to get a stayover in Houston to surprise me. I was so excited I could barely concentrate all day. I didnt think I would see him until June at the ...

Ŕ toute ŕ l'heure!, Houston, United States travel blog

Ŕ toute ŕ l'heure!

A travel blog entry by pardonmyfrance

... blog over the past six months! Your support, encouragement, and presence were always appreciated. While I probably won't be blogging from Houston, you can rest assured that there are still about a million different ways to contact me. (Leave a comment if ...

Ranch Activities, Houston, United States travel blog

Ranch Activities

A travel blog entry by louiseandblake

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...  only restaurant in Bellville - The Silver Saddle Smokehouse. It was dirt cheap, probably the cheapest meal we have had in the states in terms of bang for your buck. Lots of meat, talking brisket, ribs, sausage, your choice of sides and a ...

Home at last!!!!, Houston, United States travel blog

Home at last!!!!

A travel blog entry by due_viaggiatori

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We made it out of Turkish airspace without being shot down by some Russian jet jockey and endured a 13 and 1/2 hours flight back to Houston.  After paying a king's ransom to get our car out of hock at the airport parking lot, we were on our way to ...

Founders Day 2006, Houston, United States travel blog

Founders Day 2006

A travel blog entry by jackies-world

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This years Houston Founders Day has more 1.3 fireworks than we have ever done before. So big that we used 3 separate firing systems. One for the fancy fronts. One for the 1.4 cakes and another for the 1.3 ariel shells. Sam Amoto ...

Away we go..., Houston, United States travel blog

Away we go...

A travel blog entry by kariandwendy

We are on our way to Houston for our 11 hour layover. We thought we were being so smart with our luggage and packing everything and taking next to nothing on board. We are about to go through customs when someone in our group said the baggage was not ...

Moments, Houston, United States travel blog

Moments

A travel blog entry by becklett

My journey has come to an end, and I'm at a loss as to how to describe this trip of a lifetime. I've traveled a decent amount in the last ten years, but I think this trip has been the one to most impact my life. Maybe it's the fact that I'm older now and ...

Destination: Perú, Houston, United States travel blog

Destination: Perú

A travel blog entry by globetrekker

Friday, October 3, 2008 George Bush Intercontinental Airport, Houston After checking in and getting ready to board Continental Airlines Flight #590 with a six hour non-stop service from Houston to Lima, I'm sitting at the gate and reflecting ...

Kurze Durchreise in Houston und L.A., Houston, United States travel blog

Kurze Durchreise in Houston und L.A.

A travel blog entry by flitterjahr

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Um von Costa Rica nach Tahiti zu kommen muessen wir etwas umstaendlich mit 2 Uebernachtungen ueber Houston und Los Angeles fliegen. So bekommen wir aber zumindest einen kleinen Eindruck von den beiden Staedten, in denen wir vorher noch nicht gewesen sind. ...

Houston, Hurricane Rita, and a Change of Plans, Houston, United States travel blog

Houston, Hurricane Rita, and a Change of Plans

A travel blog entry by bebraud

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Yes, Hurricane Rita did change my plans for leaving Houston. I had planned to leave the Sunday of the 25th, but as panic levels in the city began to rise on Wednesday I realized that I needed to get the heck out of Dodge, as they say. I quickly bought a ...

The New Place, Houston, United States travel blog

The New Place

A travel blog entry by cjcorms

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We all woke up a little late today. And thank God we did because the sun was out and it was warming up. So it was a pool day. Nothing exciting really. We did try our first Texas BBQ at Pappas BBQ. Not so good; we decide to try another place at ...

1.5 weeks to go, Houston, United States travel blog

1.5 weeks to go

A travel blog entry by jzsquared

About a week and a half to go before our honeymoon. It seems like it came up really fast. I mean, at this time, last year, I was researching different places to stay at National Parks and trying to come up with a route... Now we're leaving in a little ...

Tourists - A visit to the NASA Space Centre, Houston, United States travel blog

Tourists - A visit to the NASA Space Centre

A travel blog entry by davegibson

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... out at 15:15 local time.  We are due into London at 09:00 after picking up a connection flight from Amsterdam - we are flying KLM.   As this is the last blog day in Houston... Bye bye from USA.  See you all soon. X       ...

Houston, we have a problem, Houston, United States travel blog

Houston, we have a problem

A travel blog entry by slinkymlinky

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... more appealing than a dorm bed with an alcoholic, so I stayed three nights, busying myself visiting the museums and galleries around Houston, until Fran could come and get me. I hadn't seen Fran for eight years, and I don't think either of us could ...

Pre-departure Prélude, Houston, United States travel blog

Pre-departure Prélude

A travel blog entry by globetrekker

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... friends will unfold in conjuction with a few weddings. Here's my general itinerary (if everything goes as planned) 8/8/06 - Depart Houston (American Airlines) 8/9/06 - Osaka, Japan 8/13/06 - Depart for Beijing, China (All Nippon Airways) 8/16/06 ...

Day 13 Houston, Houston, United States travel blog

Day 13 Houston

A travel blog entry by noorland

Yesterday we had a late breakfast/early lunch at Harris County BBQ where all the males had ribs, of course. Another huge meal which lasted us till dinner. Then it was off shopping again. Today we hit Walmart and Best Buys. Then it was off to a ...

Day 14 Houston / Phoenix, Houston, United States travel blog

Day 14 Houston / Phoenix

A travel blog entry by noorland

... because we have heap of luggage and was worried that a sedans just wouldn't cope. Well, our first experience of driving in the States started out a bit hairy... Robin made a left turn into a left lane getting onto the wrong exit, bloody scary for a ...

The Commute: London-Houston, Houston, United States travel blog

The Commute: London-Houston

A travel blog entry by theblakes

London to Houston Houston to Caracas Caracas to ...

NASA Tour, Houston, United States travel blog

NASA Tour

A travel blog entry by warren.orlandi

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Well, the day arrived and I was off with anticipation. I was going to do a VIP tour of NASA. My hosts and guides Gabe and David were amazing - especially Gabe The tour took 5 hours and I turned up at the Centre, was given my Pass and briefing.  ...

The heat is on, Houston, United States travel blog

The heat is on

A travel blog entry by mikeandtrace

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... that she’s from a very small island people), we will venture out into the massive, glistening metropolis that is downtown Houston. I cannot help but think that it looks like it was put together by the giant love child of Peter Jackson and Ridley ...

New Chapter Begins, Houston, United States travel blog

New Chapter Begins

A travel blog entry by rsjungling

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... more than I thought there would be - they will have a nice distraction while we are gone.    We drove down to Houston this morning, and I forgot how beautiful the drive is on I-45 between Dallas and Houston.  We got a good deal on parking ...

Day 15 ~ March 21st, Houston, United States travel blog

Day 15 ~ March 21st

A travel blog entry by tsd-india

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After two weeks of traveling together, we saw you all grow during the trip.  At the moment when we released you all back to your parents, we could see you as the new travelers all ready to explore some more!  So, this is not the ending. ...

Drive to San Antonio, Fort Sam Houston, United States travel blog

Drive to San Antonio

A travel blog entry by jimandjamie

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Friday we packed up and hit the road for San Antonio and set up camp at the rv park at Fort Sam Houston Army base. Barbecued and finished off with smores. ...

sitting at home, Houston, United States travel blog

sitting at home

A travel blog entry by traestanley

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I'm at home, awake, once again, thinking about going on this trip. Right now I'm listening to Rilo Kiley's The Execution of all Things. As soon as we start though, no more music unless its there. Living by some Dogme rules. Yesterday Sarah and I went to ...

Rain Delay, Houston, United States travel blog

Rain Delay

A travel blog entry by cjcorms

The plan was to head over to Kane and Angela's for a cookout and volleyball. So Casey and I headed out to Walmart (yup, that's four times in five days) to pick up some burgers, corn on the cob, etc. We were getting ready to check out when we heard a ...

Hilton Hotel, Houston, United States travel blog

Hilton Hotel

A travel blog entry by lafalot

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Well, well, well. I made it to the hotel with everything I intended to bring. My suitcase, my briefcase, my purse and me! My recent experience has reminded me to be thankful for everything arriving at the same time! I usuall don't stay and Hilton ...

Houston we have a problem (with the toilet, haha!), Houston, United States travel blog

Houston we have a problem (with the toilet, haha!)

A travel blog entry by rob.franklin.

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Rob   25th 4th   It has been a couple of full on days!Houston is pretty big and very busy with 2 million people in the city limits and 4 more million in the wider area. We have traversed the city half a dozen times in our rental car ...

Don't Mess with Texas...Hello Houston!, Houston, United States travel blog

Don't Mess with Texas...Hello Houston!

A travel blog entry by c_villa

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On our way from New Orleans to Austin we drove through Baton Rouge and Lafayette then stopped over night in Houston.  While in Baton Rouge we drove around LSU campus - its a really nice college town, and everything you see in Baton Rouge is in ...

The trip is really beginning - sorta, Houston, United States travel blog

The trip is really beginning - sorta

A travel blog entry by mcoppins

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... I am really getting started with my trip to China. Our family had our teary goodbye yesterday as I left the Harlingen airport to fly to Houston. Steve M picked me up and I found out how much we depend on the mobile phone. I left mine with Parker so when I ...

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