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.
With its multilingual staff and international menus, the Galleria-area Royal Sonesta Hotel Houston emphasizes amenities and services that cater to global travelers. Featuring 485 guest rooms and 13 Read more »
Hotel Derek brings a refreshing alternative to the typical Houston Texas hotel, pairing contemporary style with impeccable guest service. Hotel Derek is adjacent to Houston Galleria shopping and Read more »
In west Houston, bowling aficionados can put their skills to the test at 300 Houston. The high-energy, luxury lanes—set along Bunker Hill in Memorial—take an upscale approach to the game Read more »
Washington Avenue locals have a new man cave to escape to, now that 360 Sports Lounge has set up shop. Set just a stone’s throw from French-Vietnamese hotspot Les Givral’s, 360 opened in Read more »
Take a step into 3rd Bar, where you’ll find the interior saturated with sea-inspired color. There a separate menu is served, with items including oysters on the half shell, spring roll shrimp, beef Read more »
Style-savvy shoppers have a fresh place to relax between sales at Saks Fifth Avenue’s 51Fifteen. The hot spot has been revamped by Lucky Chopra of Landmark Houston Hospitality Group—the same brains Read more »
Grab a booth at the retro Elvis-inspired 59 Diner and dig into wallet-friendly soul food served 24 hours a day. Order hearty dishes from the well-stocked menu including one of the daily-changing Blue Read more »
The brains behind Houston’s Eatsie Boys food truck and Eatsie Boys Cafe have branched out with another concept, 8th Wonder Brewery.Located in EaDo and named after the city’s iconic Astrodome, this Read more »
With locations in California, Washington, Nevada, and Texas, 99 Ranch Market has expanded rapidly because of its popularity within the Asian community. Its first store opened in Westminster, Read more »
Set inside The Heights' Vineyard Church, Erica Raggett's non-profit A 2nd Cup coffee shop turns out a lot more than caffeine—its key focus is to help shed light on child sex trafficking in Read more »
It’s been more than 15 years since Betty Newton and Cristiana Anderson launched their accessories biz, à bientôt. The duo is known for their array of jewelry, bags and scarves, many of which are Read more »
A shop for Euro-fashionistas. The mostly Italian fashion labels sold are pricey and stylish: Brioni, Zanella, Palzileria, Belvest, Esteano Ricci, Bruno Magli, Blumarine and Versace. Their on-site Read more »