Apartment Houston, Texas: Points of Interest

Houston is a very warm, friendly, vibrant & modern city. There are many
exciting things about living in this wonderful city of ours! There are always
many things going on in this city of over 4 million people, the nation′s 4th
largest. Here is is just a sampling – Welcome ya′ll

  • Battleship Texas – Famous from WWII
  • Compaq center/HP – Huge mega campus of the PC company
  • Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion – outdoor concerts by the Woodlands
  • Downtown tunnel system – over 10 miles of underground system with lots of shopping and restaurants
  • Galleria Mall – World class shopping- people come from all over the world to shop here
  • Houston Zoo – huge – every animal you can think of
  • IMAX theater – wall size theaters – 40 feet high
  • Kemah waterfront – lots of fun for families and kids – eat drink and be merry
  • Memorial park tennis center – over 40 public tennis courts inside a 400 acre park
  • Minute Maid park –baseball –downtown –astros
  • NASA – Space center
  • Clear lake – home to lots of boating and sailing fun
  • Reliant center – Houston′s newest stadium replaces the Astrodome for football- the Houston TEXANS & the rodeo
  • Saint Arnold brewery – come taste our fresh beer
  • Sam Houston Race Park – thoroughbred horse racing on a world class track
  • Texas medical center – World class – people come from all over the world
  • Toyota center – basketball – downtown – rockets
  • Williams Tower/ Fountain – 65 story building 20 miles west of downtown with a romantic waterfall for lovers
  • Tinseltown – Woodland′s new waterway
  • Metro/light rail system – we have a fantastic , reliable system that is one of the best in the nation
  • Hi-rises – Houston has over 50 hi-rises – adding more everyday
  • Colleges – 3 major ones are: University of Houston, TSU and Rice
  • Golf courses – there are over 200 professional courses
  • Dining – more restaurants per capita than all other cities
  • Dynamos – our new soccer team
  • Airports – 2 major ones – IAH – Intercontinental Airport in north Houston
  • Hobby Airport – a slightly smaller airport in south Houston
  • Ship channel – the 3rd largest port in the nation
  • George R Brown convention center – Huge downtown center for all kinds of conventions/meetings
  • Put on your boots, your tight jeans, your hat – and ride on down!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Apartment in Southwest Houston points of interest