Houston Travel Guide
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Houston Travel Guide
Where is Houston?
Anticipation and excitement are rising within. You're just about to book your ticket. But hold on — you don't have any idea where Houston is! Let us point you in the right direction.
You'll find it approximately 150 miles east of Austin, the state capital of Texas, and around 17 miles north of Fresno.
It's an area of Texas Gulf Coast that approximately 2,100,000 people live in.
Places to Visit in Houston
Houston offers loads of great tourist attractions, such as the Houston Zoo and The Galleria. Want a few other options? Take a look around Downtown Aquarium and Memorial Park. If time is on your side, try to see them all!Does it have an impact? What was the artist trying to achieve? Ask yourself these and other questions as you walk the halls of Menil Collection, a regarded art institution. Need some more options? With a range of hands-on displays on all kinds of subjects, a trip to Houston Natural Science Museum is a great day out for everyone. But that's not all! There will be no danger of your children saying they've had enough at the hands-on and fun exhibits of Children's Museum of Houston.
Car Rentals in Houston
Houston beckons, and the best way to see it is with your own set of wheels. Search, compare and book car rentals in Houston in a matter of clicks with Orbitz. Ready to hit the road?
If you plan to leave the airport behind you, pick up a car from the William P. Hobby Airport area. Advantage Rent-A-Car and EZ Rent-A-Car are two options close by.
If you're one for efficiency and convenience, head on over to Enterprise.
Where to stay in Houston – Hotel Accommodation
The sooner you secure your lodgings, the sooner you can organize your experiences. With 90 hotels in Houston
, Orbitz has everything you need to find the perfect room today.There's nothing quite like a luxurious getaway. The St. Regis Houston
and the Four Seasons Hotel Houston
are some brilliant upmarket choices! If you're planning to travel on a budget, consider the Sleep Inn & Suites Near Downtown North
and the Quality Inn & Suites NRG Park - Medical Center
Nearest Airports to Houston
Hoping to jump on a plane to Houston? If so, you should know something about the most convenient airport, William P. Hobby Airport (HOU). It's 9 miles to the southeast of the downtown area. Get set to touch down and start your adventure soon after!
Popular Places to Visit Near Houston
If you have seen all there is to see in Houston and have an extra day or two to spare, don't fret. There are some fantastic attractions just a stone's throw from here. You might be unaware that you're just 20 miles away from Highlands
. It's an ideal starting point to get to the Battleship Texas. This attraction is adored by tourists of all ages and stages.
No Cancellation Fees
Feeling a bit glum because you have to cancel your adventure? Well, don't panic — we're not going to make a bad situation worse by charging a fee.^ If you act fast, your selected hotel and airline might not either.