Country Inn & Suites Houston Hobby Airport
Travel Blogs from Houston
Drove in from Ocean Springs, MS in time for a 1805 start time for a Houston Astros baseball game...The drive was uneventful with several short stops at a Louisiana Visitors Center, gas, and "Ma & Pa" type restaurant for lunch near Lake Charles,Louisiana.. Our lunch included fried pickles, dirty rice,gumbo, and bourdin (rice,chicken livers, …
... First time I'd seen how "alternate path" sand screens work. These screens allow gravel packing efficiency to be increased by diverting sand flow past bridging. Lee Jackson - Product Champion (Monitoring Completions) - gave me the run down on downhole sensors. The most amazing technology was the Wave Glide - a little kayak-style, remote operated, GPS tracking, data collection system, that can detect acoustic data from subsea well heads. Also discussed was Proteus ...
... reservation a month prior.
Low and behold, we had to take a bus!!!!
The sound of this was terrifying, "36 hours on a bus from Houston to Los Angeles. But you know what? It was actually as bad as it sounds, and it made Amtrak not so bad, however, we split it up and discovered one of my favorite new places that I had never been to, Las Cruses, New Mexico. Very friendly people, ...
... where are they from, what do they do, children, hobbies, vacations, you name it. Today I didn't think Herb would get to interview anyone, but he got to talking to the man who owns the restaurant, founded by his grandfather and the folks sitting across from us, who turned out to be from Sweden. We've been watching cruise ships in the harbor outside our room, too. Tonight we placed bets on which ships would still be in port. It's been a great place to stay, the "Imperial ...
After leaving League City AL Post, we headed north towards Houston and our hotel: The NASA Hilton Hotel, Houston in the far SE corner of the city in a 'burb called Seabrook adjacent to Clear Lake. I looked at this lake and it didn't seem very clear to me. After checking in and sorting out all of our belongings (we are here for five nights), LJ helped some of the ALR guys sort their bits out whilst Dave rode with the Kansas guys to Walmart ...
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- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Business Services
- Free parking