Travel Blogs from Houston, United States

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Rolling  along on a tour bus to Houston, Houston, United States travel blog

Rolling along on a tour bus to Houston

A travel blog entry by adivine3

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Yes, I was a bit giddy as I first climbed aboard.  Though it's not my first time on a tour bus, it is my first time actually traveling in one.  And then I was giddy as I climbed into my bunk to take a little nap.  Yeah, yeah, all veterans ...

Bird Watching Near Houston Alaska, Houston, United States travel blog

Bird Watching Near Houston Alaska

A travel blog entry by jackies-world

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... house, I saw a pair of Red Crown Cranes. I have never seen any this close up before. The only thing that made waiting an hour for my hamburger at the Houston Lodge enjoyable was the small lake in the back. I sat on the deck and watched the ducks. ...

Our brief visit to Houston, Houston, United States travel blog

Our brief visit to Houston

A travel blog entry by natalie.j95

I went to NASA! The first (and only) thing we did in Houston was to visit the NASA centre where we got to see real spaceships and THE mission control from where the Apollo missions to the moon were controlled - amazing. That night instead of going to our ...

End of my road, Houston, United States travel blog

End of my road

A travel blog entry by auntie_bev

So now I have come to the end of my road. Travel is of such importance to me because it truly is an education. I have learned many things over the last year; some essential and some trivial. I have learned about people and places all over the globe. I ...

The Main Parade and our goodbyes, Houston, United States travel blog

The Main Parade and our goodbyes

A travel blog entry by davegibson

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... way we met at the bikes and then rode down to the AL Post in League City to rendezvous for the Police escorted ride into Downtown Houston ready for the Big Parade.  Dave had told LJ and I how big it is and how many people line the streets waving and ...

Still at home packing for trip, Houston, United States travel blog

Still at home packing for trip

A travel blog entry by bobcoyle

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It is raining in Houston. We hope to find dry roads on the trip to Amarillo tomorrow. It is longer than I usually like to drive in a day, but it should be a mostly cruse control day with little traffic. I would rather deal with the weather than the ...

We Made It, Houston, United States travel blog

We Made It

A travel blog entry by cjcorms

We arrived in Houston at 1230 and met with our land lady, Maria. We weren't all that impressed with the neighborhood when we first got off the highway. As we approached the condo complex we felt like we had just crossed the border into Mexico. We met ...

Anniversary 2007, Niagra Falls, Houston, United States travel blog

Anniversary 2007, Niagra Falls

A travel blog entry by jackpoet

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We flew from Houston, Texas to Buffalo, New York, My wife's birth place.  There we rented a car and took off for Niagra Falls.  We had decided to stay on the Canadian side, as I had been there before and had never got to the American side.  Little did ...

Houston, Texas, Houston, United States travel blog

Houston, Texas

A travel blog entry by marijka

So I took a little detour through the Sam Houston Nation Forest, but couldn't enjoy the scenery for all the huge pickup trucks sitting on my butt. Gee, it's amazing how much power they have to pull horse trailers, but not enough balls to pass on the ...

Keeping right in houstonTexas, Houston, United States travel blog

Keeping right in houstonTexas

A travel blog entry by rob.franklin.

Rob...  Righto we made it! Whakatane - Auckland - San Francisco - Houston. Our house to Texas in just over 24hrs all went pretty smooth. The kids kept their wit together (good work kids!)   I experienced a fair bit of angst about, who to ...

Houston...more than just shopping!, Houston, United States travel blog

Houston...more than just shopping!

A travel blog entry by klh1

... was for two weeks and I would be spending an entire weekend in the city, I decided to do some actual sightseeing. Houston has a museum district so on the Saturday, I visited the Houston Natural Science Museum and the Houston Fine Arts Museum. Both of ...

Rainy day in Texas, Houston, United States travel blog

Rainy day in Texas

A travel blog entry by louiseandblake

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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 ...

Don't Mess With Texas, Houston, United States travel blog

Don't Mess With Texas

A travel blog entry by cshilakes

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... went to sleep expecting to all awake feeling the same as Isabelle and having to fall off our schedule. May 22 (Day 22) Houston-Lafayette, LA Miraculously, Isabelle awoke singing and had a good breakfast. She seemed fine and we seemed fine. Chris had ...

Good Times in Airports, Houston, United States travel blog

Good Times in Airports

A travel blog entry by james511

It was all going so well. Before I reached the outrageous queues of supersize americans in Houston that is. My connecting flight over to mexico was from there but unfortunately, due to the laziness of US Border Security, I was waiting several hours to ...

Lone Star..., Houston, United States travel blog

Lone Star...

A travel blog entry by markgemmell

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Well, it's official, I've been a naughty boy in 2004! Awoke on Christmas morning in Houston with no presents from Santa, not even a piece of coal! Ah well, maybe he just got lost after all my travels - fingers crossed there's something waiting for me ...

Houston, Houston, United States travel blog

Houston

A travel blog entry by gstfire

I got to Houston around 3:30 PM and will be staying here for a few days with a couple that I know. They gave me the real tour of Texan living. They first took me to a BEER bar called Nitemares. Just a local bar filled with locals where everyone knows ...

Houston, Houston, United States travel blog

Houston

A travel blog entry by wesb

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... over again. Then on to Boston. So essentially, crossing the country, four cities in four days. whew. exhausting. But back to Houston. We are at least timing our trip well. The day before we showed up they had some serious thunder storms and the ...

Houston for some minutes, Houston, United States travel blog

Houston for some minutes

A travel blog entry by ptravels

Run, run, run....no desire to miss the flight to Mexico ...

Day 84 Austin to Houston, Houston, United States travel blog

Day 84 Austin to Houston

A travel blog entry by coldunn

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Day 84 Bid Austin and my Airbnb host Shelley a fond farewell and got on the road heading for Houston. The plan was to drop into the Sun Coast Corporate Headquarters (part of the Keller Group) and catch up with some ex-work colleauges, Greg Gillette and ...

H-Town, Houston, United States travel blog

H-Town

A travel blog entry by trent

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... nice and we met Zoe, his beautiful Lab mix dog, which of course I had lots of fun playing with! We stayed in Houston for three days meeting some old friends, Cortney from university days; Nate from high school and university days; Janna from the old ...

New Orleans to Houston, Houston, United States travel blog

New Orleans to Houston

A travel blog entry by johnsinclair

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... Orleans to Amsterdam is to go east, right? For a long way. But this trip started with an hour in the air WEST to Houston, a fairly smooth change to the trans-Atlantic plane, and the long flight east across the ocean to the Netherlands. At least when one ...

Schedule & The Worst Garage Sale In Recent Memory, Houston, United States travel blog

Schedule & The Worst Garage Sale In Recent Memory

A travel blog entry by allilaoshi

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Before going into our schedule, I first want to say that we tried to have a garage sale to raise some money and get rid of junk.  Win, win, right? Wrong. So wrong. We woke up late to people already standing outside waiting for the junk to be put ...

Downtown Houston, Houston, United States travel blog

Downtown Houston

A travel blog entry by cth-road

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... Now I am just adding the pics which contain additional information once you click on them. 1st addition: I was surprised how tranquilo / relaxed Houston is...for the fact of being the largest city in Texas and the 4th largest city of the U.S. I didn't see ...

Back Home, Houston, United States travel blog

Back Home

A travel blog entry by auntie_bev

I am back home for a few weeks. My dad is completing his treatments - 6 weeks of radiation and 2 rounds of chemo. He has done wonderfully, and now he just has to rest up. After some R&R, him and my Mom will hit the road again and begin their retirement ...

The first day, Houston, United States travel blog

The first day

A travel blog entry by cth-road

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... to Houston, shuttle bus from airport to hostel, first night in hostel (private room for the birthday girl). Therefore, after arrival in Houston, I had some planning and booking to do for the next days. To my surprise that was not as easy as expected. The ...

Getting Ready!, Houston, United States travel blog

Getting Ready!

A travel blog entry by allilaoshi

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We will be leaving Houston on August 1st and will arrive in Beijing August 2nd for TEFL training.  Practice teaching actual children begins August 4th.  I think we will be teaching children in a English Language Summer Camp.  The hotel we ...

Dorm Experience, Houston, United States travel blog

Dorm Experience

A travel blog entry by cth-road

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Oh my goodness! What a night! 8 girls in 1 room coming and going at any time of the night. Making loud noises, putting the light on, snorring crazy, clogging the toilet, jumping around in the upper bunk, very limited respect. Under these circumstances I ...

Houston, the Eagle has landed..., Houston, United States travel blog

Houston, the Eagle has landed...

A travel blog entry by rachandstu

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We only ever intended to drive past Houston on the long drive from New Orleans to Austin, Texas but after seeing a sign to the Johnson Space Station (NASA Headquarters), Stuart somehow managed to convince Rachel to pay a visit. We spent the afternoon ...

Aus Sunday mach Fun-Day, Houston, United States travel blog

Aus Sunday mach Fun-Day

A travel blog entry by tiszrh

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... gut geht? Jedenfalls verbrachte ich drei schöne Stunden in der Luft, sah zahlreiche langweilige Suburbs, konnte die Skylines von Houston und Dallas einsammeln, und wieder einmal etwas Cloud-Surfing geniessen. Nur ja nicht zuu fest fürs Fliegen ...

Houston, We Have A Problem: Lack Of Teeth, Houston, United States travel blog

Houston, We Have A Problem: Lack Of Teeth

A travel blog entry by philippajane86

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... capped cowboy boots, if only he’d donned a Stetson my experience in the Lonestar State would have been complete.  I arrived in Houston just after six and was soon on my way to my next Couchsurfing experience, this time it was at a neuroscience ...

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