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Dogs at the beach

Doggy Hotels

Did you find the perfect beach house or condo in Galveston to stay at?  The only thing it doesnt allow is pets. So now what do you do?  No worries, you can take Fido to a Doggy Hotel so you fur baby can have a vacation too! What is a Doggy Hotel? A doggy hotel …

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Pirate

Pirates Legends of The Gulf Coast

Background A very long time ago, pirates roamed around the seas of the Caribbean and Atlantic. A lot of them made their way towards the Gulf of Mexico, to Yucatan, and eventually to the shores of Texas and Louisiana. One of the most famous pirates, even made Galveston his home for a period of time. …

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Ghost Tours

Ghost Tours

The Historic Galveston Ghost Tours is home to all of Galveston’s greatest ghost stories. The ghost tour guides takes you on an expedition through Galveston while you soak in the sights and the sounds of the eerie island. The guides offer to show a unique history of Galveston Island and why it is considered to …

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Helicopter Tours

Helicopter Tours

Going on any type of helicopter tour would be an amazing and a unique experience for anyone. You get to see the city and ocean life from above which provides an amazingly beautiful view, that is definitely worth it. Galveston has ton of options for great helicopter tours of aquatic life and the city. Prices …

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Mardi Gras

Mardi Gras Galveston 2019

What and when is it? Mardi Gras, also known as Fat Tuesday, Shrove Tuesday, or Pancake Tuesday, are the events of the Carnival celebration, that begins the day of or after the Christian feasts of Epiphany. It also begins on the day before Ash Wednesday (a Christian holy day of prayer, fasting and repentance)! Mardi …

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Valentines on the Island

Valentine’s Get-Away Ideas

February 14 is right around the corner? Have you figured out your Valentines plan yet?  If not, I have some great ideas for you. Why not visit Galveston Island with your loved one?  In this article I points how some romantic and fun Valentines things you plan for while visiting the Island with your sweetheart …

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ARToberFEST

ARTober FEST

Do you love art and festivals? If so, Galveston is the place to be in October because of the ARTober FEST. What is it? The ARTober FEST is  a festival where 125 artists from across the country can show off their work to judges and the people of Galveston.  The festival includes artist demonstrations, live …

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Ocean Star Museum

Ocean Star Drilling Museum

What is it? As you overlook the Gulf of Mexico from Galveston,  you will probably see some oil rigs. I bet you didn’t know that each rig you see is a small community of people living in them doing important work using specialized equipment Learn more about what they do by visiting  the Ocean Star …

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Rooftop Bar

Rooftop Bar

The Rooftop Bar offers a modern lounge with an amazing view of downtown Galveston and the beautiful harbor. It is located 4 stories above The Tremont House Hotel on 2300 Ship Mechanic Row St, Galveston, TX. The bar is open to everyone, not just residents of the hotel. It’s a great place to visit to …

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Bishop's Palace

Bishop’s Palace

What is Bishop’s Palace?                                                 The Bishops Palace also known as Gresham’s Castle is an ornate Victorian-style house, located on Broadway and 14th street in the East End Historic District in Galveston.  The home is considered to be one of the most significant Victorian style homes in the United States. History of the Palace The home …

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