Travel Blogs from Galveston
... quick trip. As usual reminded of the pull of the coast while enjoying the sunset off the deck of Scott and JoAnn's. Picked up a gallon of fresh oysters for family back in Austin since this is one of the "best" places to get fresh oysters.
From there drove the Bolivar Peninsula to catch the ferry over to Galveston. Couldn't help but notice how close the highway is to the ...
2/9 - 2/13/2014 Off to the Gulf Coast of Texas… Corpus Christi-Mustang Island and Galveston Island
We arrived at Mustang Island in the fog and will likely be in the fog for a week! Chilly temps. The beach is long & clean (tho I did pick up a penny with tiny shells stuck to the tar, Dan called it the BP Connection) …no mustangs tho, twas a loooong time ago when they roamed here. Even with the wind,fog & mist ...
... for a reasonable price. Flora-Bama
is on the Alabama Florida line, with the westerly wall lining up with the state
line of Alabama and the building being in Florida. It is a sprawling complex
right on the ocean with at least 4 bars in operation at this time of year, and
probably half a dozen or more in the summer months. From 5:30 on they have
entertainment in 2 of the lounges, and it is good entertainment.
band we really liked was the ...
... though (the one thing I don't miss about real cities) because of a couple accidents, and poorly designed highway systems. The latter is also a reason why my daily commute takes as long as it does. They have not updated the highway to deal with the higher traffic flow, and probably never will. Anyway, the weekend was a lot of fun, and I am excited to see what else Houston has to offer during my time ...
... beads) into the crowd. We walked away pleased with ourselves adorned with goodies. Next stop a Bar which had been recommended to us - had to be done because it was Superbowl day. We drank large pitchers of Margaritas, numerous bottles of beer and cheered on the Baltimore Ravens, our friend Tammy's local Team. They won - well, it would have been rude not to celebrate wouldn't it?!!!
We travelled ...
TripAdvisor Reviews Rosenberg Motel Galveston
Other places to stay in Galveston
7 Hope Blvd., Galveston | 4 star motelfrom $157
- People, Moody Gardens is for real. It is outstanding to say the least.
- A great Hotel and Resort
- Train wreck
1402 Seawall Blvd., Galveston | 2 star motelfrom $69
2825 61st Street, Galveston | 2 star motelfrom $41
- Clean, Great Staff, Pleasant Stay
- Clean and reasonable
- Don't go here
6107 Broadway, Galveston | 2 star motelfrom $53
2825 1/2 B 61st Street, Galveston | 1 star motelfrom $51
928 Ferry Road, Galveston | Motelfrom $55
7404 Avenue J, Galveston | 1 star motelfrom $43
201 Seawall Blvd., Galveston | Motelfrom $55