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Where to Stay and What to do in Houston

Posted: Jul. 27th, 2012  |  By Michael Pearse

As Houston is so business oriented, people visiting the city sometimes fall short on finding something to do worthy of their time. However, the city has a vibrant entertainment sector and really does provide some great things to do. And, after a hard day of playing or being entertained, vacationers are going to want a top-notch hotel to stay at to ensure a comfortable and luxurious stay and a good night’s rest. If you are planning a trip, try out these locations for fun and relaxation in Houston.

What to do -

Houston Zoo - One of the better locations in Houston to visit with children, the Houston Zoo fosters intellectual curiosity and growth through fun exploration and discussion, providing a wonderful learning opportunity. With a focus on care for the natural world, this zoo provides a home to over 6,000 animals and is a great way to spend the day.

Hobby Center For Performing Arts - Without a bad seat in the house, the Hobby Center for Performing Arts provides guests with a wonderful theater experience that’s hard to beat for things to do in Houston. A wide array of shows are put on production at this theater and there are often excellent promotions and charity involvement.

Where to stay -

Hilton Americas - With great food and drink in the lobby bar, an attentive staff and some serious opulent accommodations, Hilton Americas is simply put one of the best hotels in Houston. Likewise, nearby shopping and restaurants make this hotel’s location top notch.  

La Colombe d’Or Hotel - Another hotel in Houston with a great staff and exquisite dining, the elegant La Colombe d’Or Hotel offers a classy vacation destination for travelers of all types. The vintage atmosphere of the hotel can be found throughout the site and provides an exceptional night of rest through superb accommodations.

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