Like many major cities, Houston is defined by its neighborhoods. You can cross a street and walk into entirely different surroundings. Only by exploring Houston's diverse neighborhoods can you truly know this remarkable city.
Click on the neighborhood below to learn more about what to do and where to stay, eat, drink and shop.
From classy to edgy and high fashion to chic, Affection Boutique boasts styles hand selected from around the world. Specializing in dresses and tops, these unique pieces are perfect for your next Read more »
After suffering heavy damage in late 2010 when a fire broke out next door, Agora reopened to much fanfare in January 2011. Situated in what was once a large home fronting Westheimer, this Greek-owned Read more »
This open-air Mexican market, located behind Canino's, is not your typical locavore-friendly farmers' market. Very little, if anything, here is organic or local--it's a resale market. Featured Read more »
Beef shawarma and leg of lamb, hummus two ways and falafel—Aladdin Mediterranean Cuisine brings it all in one of the hottest spots for restaurants in the city. Situated at the corner of Montrose and Read more »
Alexander Deussen (1882-1959), a petroleum geologist, donated a 309-acre site on Lake Houston to Harris County in 1956. The site was converted into a public park and named the Alexander Deussen Read more »
Set in the shadow of The Galleria, Alexander the Great brings area diners an authentic Mediterranean and Greek experience, in a warmly-inviting locale. From the mouth-watering appetizers to succulent Read more »
The Tall Texan is where you go when you want a beer. Well, not just any beer, but Lone Star or Shiner. That's all The Tall Texan serves. One dollar and fifty cents gets you about 20 ounces of ice cold Read more »
Often described as “Houston’s heart” and Houston's “Plymouth Rock,” Allen’s Landing is an area that truly defines Houston. It was here in 1836 that August C. and John K. Allen stepped ashore and Read more »
Inconspicuous, yes. But Marcus Davis and Kory Hinton’s nightlife concept, The Alley Kat Bar and Lounge is one of those places you’ll love discovering.Located on Mid-Main near hotspots like Read more »
The Alley was founded more than sixty years ago by visionary Nina Vance as Houston's theatre company. It exists to provide audiences with the highest quality theatre, offering a wide variety of work Read more »