Oakwood at the Lodge on the Parkway
Travel Blogs from Houston
... 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 ...
... and great weather. We are here doing an overnight and back on the bus in the morning. Tomorrow will be lots of scenery from the bus. It's funny how things work out!!!
I will work on the pictures. You will love the pictures from a little town called "Old Mesilla." Plenty of great pictures and lots of history. Billy the Kid hung there and allegedly haunts the courthouse where he was ...
Today is dedicated to exploring Sorrento. It's an ancient city, huge cliffs, gigantic walls, and filled with quaint little shops. St. Francis is the patron saint and next to our hotel is a chapel dedicated to him. while we were looking around we witnessed two weddings taking place there. We also did a little shopping, sat by the pool and had another delicious dinner at a restaurant that's been in business since 1930. During this trip, Herb has been interviewing people we meet ...
... the Cheesecake Factory - yum for cheesecake.
The day ends with a mixture of success and guilt that e haven't really seen any of Houston apart from the small train walk yesterday. We have a nice dinner at an Italian restaurant across the road and we go home to prep for the early morning.
We are sorry for not seeing more of you Houston
... ok! So, the next month was very long and a crazy process of me calling the embassy every day and saying “what is the status of my visa” and them giving me a very rude comment back. By the embassy I have been hung up on, called names, and treated like a child. I turned my papers officially in on May 2nd and the visa process took around a month. I had originally booked my flight on June 12th to leave on Pakastani Airline to ...
Other places to stay in Houston
Westside, Houston | 4 star hotelfrom $111
- Great Stay!
- Very good hotel!
- Great hotel great price
Great Uptown, Houston | 4 star hotelfrom $143
- Very pleased with Westin
- Nothing Special
Downtown, Houston | 4 star hotelfrom $122
- Awful, Awful, Awful Hotel!!!
- Not good
- Very disappointed with Hyatt quality
IAH Airport Area, Houston | 3 star hotelfrom $78
Central Houston, Houston | 5 star hotelfrom $232
Central Houston, Houston | 4 star hotelfrom $138
- Beautiful hotel, excellent service!!!
- Loved the Magnolia in Houston
- New favorite getaway
Afton Oaks/ River Oaks, Houston | 4 star hotelfrom $111
- Wonderful 5* Hotel
- Hotel Derek is Mordern Class!
Fairbanks/ Northwest Crossing, Houston | 3 star hotelfrom $98
Westside, Houston | 3 star hotelfrom $123
- Good value!
- Great Accommodations and Good Value
- Great staff
Greenway/ Upper Kirby, Houston | 3 star hotelfrom $92
Energy Corridor, Houston | 4 star hotelfrom $89
North Houston, Houston | 3 star hotelfrom $92
Greenway - Upper Kirby, Houston | 4 star hotelfrom $97
IAH Airport Area, Houston | 3 star hotelfrom $102
Downtown, Houston | 3 star hotelfrom $102
University Place, Houston | 3 star hotelfrom $96
Westside, Houston | 4 star hotelfrom $99
Great Uptown, Houston | 3 star hotelfrom $123
- So comfortable
- Very spacious suites
- Very Nice Hotel
IAH Airport Area, Houston | 3 star hotelfrom $99
- You Get What You Pay For
- A review from a traveling salesman, not a rich nitpicky snob.
- This is a Hyatt?
Downtown Houston, Houston | 4 star hotelfrom $124
- Special touches
- Nice Hotel with Bad service
- Eye-Candy Hotel, Leaves a sour taste
Westside, Houston | 4 star hotelfrom $124
- Excellent Service
- Great Hotel
- Great location, staff, and beds
North Houston, Houston | 4 star hotelfrom $90
Central Houston, Houston | 4 star hotelfrom $89
- Very pleased!
- Overinflated Opinion of Itself
- Highly recommend this hotel
South Main, Houston | 4 star hotelfrom $113
- Only OK
- Worst hotel experience ever.
- Not worth $109 rate originally quoted for king (not suite)
Southeast Houston, Houston | 3 star hotelfrom $114
Great Uptown, Houston | 4 star hotelfrom $128
- Great Hotel to be Pampered
- Absolutely Perfect Stay!
- Stairs and Stares