Houston is the fourth-largest city in the US and is home to world-class arts, award-wining cuisine, pro-sports teams, the Houston Rodeo, the Space Center and various other attractions. Houston’s museum district features over 15 cultural exhibits within walking distance of each other. Houston’s diverse culture provides award-winning cuisine from over 70 countries. The city’s four stadium host professional sports teams such as the Astros, Texans, Rockets. Dynamos, and Dash. It is also home to the World Famous Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo that provide four weeks of family-friendly entertainment including world famous entertainers. If you have not experienced this event, it is a must. Other family-friendly attractions include Space Center Houston, The Houston Zoo, The Downtown Aquarium, and the Kemah Boardwalk.
If a trip to the beach is what you are looking for, the beaches of Galveston are only a short trip away. Located only an hour southeast of Houston, Galveston offers attractions such as Moody Gardens, Schlitterbahn Waterpark, and the Historic Pleasure Pier.