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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 […]

The Amazing Galveston Historic Tour

The Amazing Galveston Historic Tour

Galveston is home to some of the most inspirational and intriguing historical artifacts, buildings, recreational opportunities, tourist destinations, and jaw-dropping generational narratives. Experiences ranging from holiday lights trips and the viewing of the palace will be well organized for your enjoyment. Besides, the extent of creativity in the design of Galveston will amaze you. There are also naturally beautiful rivers, falls, and pools. Our guides are here to ensure that you not only see it, but also learn about the history behind it. A tour of the Bishop’s Palace is usually a huge experience for all visitors. Specific days are set for visiting to allow guests to get the most […]