Fifty miles southeast of Houston, Galveston has a well-deserved reputation for fun in the sun. Vacationers flock to the 32-mile-long barrier island to go to Schlitterbahn water park or Moody Gardens' rainforest habitat and aquarium—attractions each worth a full day. Others hit the beach and the Historic Pleasure Pier's carnival rides. Three major cruise lines service the harbor, depositing nearly a million passengers in town each…
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Galveston's Harris Way to be repaved
Crew will begin repaving Harris Way in Galveston starting Thursday, June 23.
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Filing a divorce in Galveston, Texas is a very simple process, especially if you and your spouse are already in agreement with the details of the divorce.
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Serving both as a community to long time residents and an island destination for travelers, Galveston, Texas is unlike other beach destinations like Cabo San Lucas, Maui, or any other flight worthy destinations outside of Texas. It may not be a magical island surrounded by tropical mountains, but that doesn’t mean it’s not just as special to the long time citizens and …
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Looking to getaway? Look no further than Texas' own Galveston Island. Check out my article for a three-day filled Galveston city guide!
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Galveston: A History and a Guide
Check out this great listen on Audible.com. Indians! Pirates! Rebels! Blockade runners! Smugglers! Murder! Beaches! Beauty contests! Hurricanes! These are all parts of the colorful history of an island city that once called itself The Free State of Galveston. Located at a natural harbor on the nor...
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