Category Archives: Attractions

Top 10 Haunted Places in Galveston You Should Visit

Top 10 Haunted Places in Galveston You Should Visit

Galveston has a grand reputation for its dramatic history and the haunted places within the city. One of the most popular things to do when visiting is to take a ghost tour exploring haunted Galveston. Its rich and dramatic history make it an excellent spot for ghost hunting. This town has everything you need to set the stage for amazing ghost stories: Native Americans battling pirates, Voodoo queens, the tragic death of a bride, and the deadliest natural disaster in U.S. history. Seems like there is no shortage of paranormal activities here. Join us in exploring the top 10 haunted places in Galveston: Top 10 Haunted Places in Galveston Ashton […]

Top 10 Galveston Historic Attractions & Museums to Visit

Top 10 Galveston Historic Attractions & Museums to Visit

No other coastal resort in Texas can match the rich historical significance of Galveston. Just a 50-minute drive from Houston, Galveston regularly draws thousands of tourists from all around the world. Dating back to the 18th century the small island community boasts architecture, traditions, and exciting sightseeing and vacation opportunities. With so many things to do in Galveston, the best visitor experience starts from Historic Pleasure Pier. We recommend you have a well-informed guide who can share with you facts and fables about Galveston. Not to mention its history most notorious characters, and so much more. Therefore, we highly recommend our Galveston Magical history tour. Here are the top 10 […]

Fun Things You Can Do in Galveston

Fun Things You Can Do in Galveston

Galveston Island is one of the most popular vacation destinations in Texas. This beautiful barrier island on the Gulf Coast has it all. Its attractions include miles of delightful sandy beaches, a port for cruise ships, a beautifully restored historic old town and distinct Southern charm. It also boasts sophisticated Victorian architecture, endless festivals, as well as fantastic outdoor adventures. All with a single purpose – to provide plenty of fun, no matter what your tastes are. Things to See in Galveston Visit the Seawall Urban Park, a mile-long beach which is ideal for sightseeing. Ride the Port Bolivar Ferry, a vessel which takes more than eight million travelers between […]

Top 10 Things to Do in Galveston

Top 10 Things to Do in Galveston

Galveston is a famous coastal city, shaped by its tremendous and long cultivated history. The island is becoming a top destination for many tourists. The city is as warm and friendly as a gentle wind. The beaches are as beautiful and welcoming as they’ve always been. It all depends on what intrigues you as a personality. But one thing is for sure – this place has so many things to offer. Here are some of the most fun things to do on Galveston Island. 1. Explore Galveston by Segway First of all, hop on a Segway to explore and see all the best beauties of Galveston. It’s an amazing way […]

Galveston Railroad Museum is a Place You Need to Visit

Galveston Railroad Museum is a Place You Need to Visit

The very first impression those who have visited the Galveston Railroad Museum have is the ATFS 315 and 316! The two in summation contribute to what is now the history of the Railroad Museum. Initially numbers 15 and 16, these trains traveled between Galveston and Chicago. They were referred to as the Texas Chief. The F7 trains had a sequence of the number 300, and giving the two trains numbers 315 and 316 helped in honoring the two pieces of history. Before becoming the property of the Galveston Railroad Museum, they changed ownership several times over the years. Southern Pacific Railroad was the initial owner before they were bought by […]