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.
Persian, or Iranian, cuisine is known for its flavorful, diverse dishes that combine traditional Mediterranean ingredients, like tomatoes and eggplant, with Mesopotamian spices, like saffron and Read more »
There's something quite inviting about this small Heights barbecue joint. Maybe it's the family atmosphere, with multiple members of the Gatlin family contributing in the kitchen. After all, the motto Read more »
For great tasting, authentic gelato, Gelato Blu is now open in Downtown Houston. Open every day after 2 p.m., satisfy your sweet tooth with one of the shop's many rotating flavors of gelato and Read more »
With an average of only 18 days per year with temperatures below freezing and 99.6 days with high temperatures falling in the 90s, nature enthusiasts know that Houston is a prime place to soak up the Read more »
Gente de Teatro is a nonprofit organization that performs theater for the Hispanic community in Houston. Founded in 1994, its members “perform” in many capacities: set designers, Read more »
Named in honor of the 41st president of the United States George H.W. Bush. The 7,800-acre park located on the far west side of Houston, serves as a major attraction and nature reserve. Most of Read more »
The life and times of the nation’s 41st president are explored in depth at the George Bush Presidential Library & Museum on the campus of Texas A&M University in College Station. The Read more »
Ever dreamed of exploring outer space? Now you can—just an hour’s drive south of Houston. Located in the scenic expanse of Brazos Bend State Park, the George Observatory is a satellite facility of the Read more »
At 1.8 million gross sq ft, the George R. Brown Convention Center ranks among the 10 largest convention centers in the nation. Convention-goers in Houston will appreciate the excitement and Read more »