WELCOME TO THE BAYOU CITY

  • When the Apollo 11 moon lander touched down, Neil Armstrong said, "Houston, Tranquility base here. The Eagle has landed," making "Houston" the first word said on the moon.

WHERE TO EAT

  • Mark’s American Cuisine - 1658 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77006

    Located in a 1920’s renovated church, its golden ceiling, hand painted deco walls and candle lit tables provide an intimate setting.

  • Underbelly - 1100 Westheimer Rd., Houston, TX 77006

    An eclectic standout with chef-driven fare and house-butchered meats.

  • Ninfa’s - 704 Navigation Blvd., Houston, TX 77003

    Tex-Mex at its best, handmade tortilla’s, green sauce and excellent Fajitas

WHERE TO DRINK

  • Liberty Station - 2101 Washington, Houston, TX 77007

    Relax on the outdoor patio amidst some of the city’s best mobile kitchens

  • Warren’s Inn - 307 Travis St, Houston, TX 77002

    Located in the heart of downtown, known for strong drinks and colorful bartenders.

  • La Carafe - 813 Congress St, Houston, TX 77002

    Houston’s oldest bar, said to be haunted!

WHERE TO SLEEP

  • Four Seasons Hotel - 1300 Lamar St., Houston, TX 77010

    Uber-cosmopolitan luxury in the heart of downtown Houston.

  • Hyatt Regency - 1200 Louisiana St., Houston, TX 77002

    30 stories of urban refinement with tastefully renovated rooms.

  • Double Tree Hotel - 400 Dallas St., Houston, TX 77002

    Be greeted with a warm chocolate cookie upon check-in!

  • Hilton Americas – 1600 Lamar St., Houston, TX 77010

    Full-service luxury with an Olympic-size infinity pool and views galore.