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Galveston Warship and Submarine Tour
"The tour will start with complimentary pickup from your centrally located Houston accommodation where all will receive a free gift before proceeding downtown for a 1-hour mobile view of Discovery Green Park GRB convention center The Toyota center Minute Maid Park Market square Buffalo Bayou Eleanor Tinsley park
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Galveston Warship and Submarine Tour
"The tour will start with complimentary pickup from your centrally located Houston accommodation where all will receive a free gift before proceeding downtown for a 1-hour mobile view of Discovery Green Park GRB convention center The Toyota center Minute Maid Park Market square Buffalo Bayou Eleanor Tinsley park
From $142.00
 
Houston Sightseeing Tour and Galveston Day Trip
"In the morning make your own way downtown to meet your double-decker bus for a fully-narrated sightseeing tour of Houston’s most iconic sites. Your 90-minute tour by open-top bus passes by City Hall Chase Tower Minute Maid Park—home of the Houston Astros baseball team Houston’s Museum District Hermann Park and more.After touring central Houston with your knowledgeable guide transfer to a comfortable coach that takes you on a 50-minute drive to reach Galveston
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Fashion Stop

Designer Fashions at Liquidation prices. THis store carries the coolest fashions from all over the world, lots of european brands and styles at ridiculous prices........Its the best kept secret in...
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Ocean Oso's

Galveston's Stewart Beach is one of the top family beaches in the nation (tripadvisor.com, 2007 and Texas Monthly, 2007 and 2008). This beach features well-maintained sand, lifeguards, showers,...
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Along the Seawall

Bathing suits, towels, souvenirs, boogie boards, galore!!!All along Seawall Blvd you will see restaurants and beach stores! (Alike most beaches). If you forget sunscreen, sunglasses, your suit, towel,...
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The Strand Historical District

On the Strand the first floor of the Old Victorian houses are stores and cafes. Anything and everything is available at The Strand. Antiques-checkArt-checkBath and Beauty-checkBook Stores-checkLocal...
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The Gingerbread House Antiques and Gifts

The Gingerbread House was filled with all sorts of antiques and gift items, but what caught my eye were the collector dolls, which were placed in interesting vignettes throughout the store. I moved...
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Midsummer Books

As we browsed through the shops on and around Strand Street, I was hoping to find a copy of The Christmas Carol to take to the Dickens Feast that evening. I wanted to get it autographed by Marc...
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Tina's

I'm hardpressed to place TINA'S in a particular category because the shop offered so many different items. The wide front windows gave a preview of what was inside and they drew me ever so quickly...
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A great old world feel

It is wonderful to just stroll down wandering into all the shops, a lot of which have some very old world charm which dates back to the late 19th and early 20th centuries.We went back to this store...
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Old Galveston Square

The square has lots of great shops and galleries. There is a lovely stairway which will take you to the second floor as well as an antique elevator The Strand Soda Fountain is a step back in time. The...
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The Grand

Many of its mansions, have been restored and house antique shops, boutiques, restaurants, galleries and pubs. We had a lovely chat with the manager of Big Dog Sportswear On the Strand. Between her and...
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2300 Ship's Mechanic Row, Galveston, Texas, 77550, United States
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2024 Seawall Blvd., Galveston, Texas, 77550, United States
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Pier 21, Galveston, Texas, 77550, United States
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1702 Seawall Boulevard, Galveston, Texas, 77551, United States
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5222 Seawall Blvd., Galveston, Texas, 77551, United States
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5924 Seawall Blvd, Galveston, Texas, 77551, United States
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Bishop's Palace

Built for lawyer Walter Gresham in 1893. This house was later bought by the catholic church to be used as a Bishop's residence. the house today is open for self guided tours and incorporates the best...
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Moody Gardens

Yes, it's the mega Moody Gardens. You know, I recently bought a copy of a travel book for kids in Houston and they listed Moody Gardens on there and the cost was $4. Well, I paid $45.00 for a one day...
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Moody Mansion and Museum

Built in 1893 by Narcissa Willis, a wealthy widow, this house was bought by the Moody family in 1899 and was held by them until 1986 when it was turned into a museum. The house is not as impressive to...
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Seawall

The historic seawall of Galveston is a lot of fun. You can jog, walk, or bicycle in the area. A lot of history and information is provided. It is a good spot to bring the family. Check out the new...
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Seawolf Park

The official Galveston site describes the featured submarine in this way: The Cavalla is berthed in Seawolf Park, Galveston, as a memorial to the lost submarine USS Seawolf. The Cavalla was a Gato...
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Strand Historic District

One of the most interesting historic districts in Galveston is the "Old Strand" Historic District. This is where the people in early Galveston came to work and play. There are still some hotels here,...
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