Howard Johnson Express Galveston

8216 Harborside Dr., Galveston, Texas, 77554, United States | 1 star hotel
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This 1 star hotel, located on 8216 Harborside Dr., Galveston, is near Moody Gardens and Port of Galveston.
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    Travel Blogs from Galveston

    Slowly Westward

    A travel blog entry by mrear99 on Jul 07, 2014

    3 comments, 9 photos

    ... to add to the challenge. The streets and alleys were filled with musicians, other street performers and Ron, this guy sitting in an electric scooter with a motley dog named Coco sitting on top of a box with upside down sunglasses and dollar bills hanging out of his collar. It looked like some type of scam, but Ron was a gentle, affable fellow who took a liking to Matt right away. As we got ready to leave and stroll on, Ron said he was a poet and wanted to ...

    Let's change direction

    A travel blog entry by d-m-adventure on Jun 18, 2014

    14 photos

    About 1/2 way through the Peninsula, we get a text from Brad and he will be wrapping up the client early so we decided to meet him in San Antonio instead of Corpus Christi. Unfortunately the best way to go at this point was continue on the Peninsula and take the Island Ferry into Galveston. Most of the pics are from the ferry and some of the ...

    Unexpected delight with a detour

    A travel blog entry by d-m-adventure on Jun 18, 2014

    8 photos

    On our way to Galveston we got caught in traffic so we opted for an adventure in the form of a detour. What a surprising view. The Gulf roughly lapping the shores; beautiful homes on stilts, pastel colors of beach community homes were easy on the eye. I wish more of them were caught in pictures. Small farms, resturants and shops dotted the main drag and the bay was so still in direct contrast of the gulf. This was an enjoyable ...

    Home Sweet Home

    A travel blog entry by joyf on Mar 16, 2014

    4 photos

    ... get a porter, you skip the queue. As for us with foreign passports. The porters will have to go through the same customs line so not a big deal. The queue on this line is much shorter anyway.

    Found our shuttle waiting for us and took us straight to our car - too ...

    "Galveston, oh, Galveston"

    A travel blog entry by john.and.becky on Mar 28, 2012

    13 photos

    ... so we did see people trying to surf and wind surf (whatever you call using a little surf board with a parachute like kite to pick you up out of the water and drop you back down).
    And the City beach at the other end of the strip was busy with lots of people playing on the beach. It does cost $8.00 to park there.

    We went for a little drive through town and enjoyed the historic residential area. Boy, ...