Travel to Houston for a lot of winter fun & awesome weather. This is one destination you would love to travel & it offers just about everything you could dream of when you wish to enjoy the real winter wind and the blowing snow. There are many resorts in Houston, but the one which I love and would prefer to stay at is Advanced RV Resort because it is close to everything having nearby public golf course & nature trails. Not very far from the resort are the places you can explore and enjoy. Some of the known ones are:
Galveston Island State Park
If you are in Houston you should hit the coastal shore. Galveston Island State Park is an ideal spot for Gulf beaches. You can enjoy doing the beach combing and have fun watching the birds. The park attracts many fascinating bird species and is on a barrier island. There are plenty of activities to do like fishing, hiking, biking and boating. It’s up to you to decide which one to go for, and which one you like.
Kemah Boardwalk, Buffalo Bayou & San Jacinto Monument
It offers variety of features overlooking the lovely Galveston Bay. It is better if you have a halt here before getting to the city. You can dine in at one of the delicious eateries, enjoy and play on the rides. Once you complete your halt at Kemah Boardwalk move ahead to Buffalo Bayou where this World War I & II fighting vessel is being kept. Feel and observe how the early sailors lived. You can also stop by the Battleship Texas where you can soak up some history. Nearby, there is the tallest war memorial called San Jacinto Monument and the museum located at the base of the monument. Enjoy the museum and have fun.
This is one of the places you don’t want to miss. There are around 6,000 animals living in there and it is really doubtful that you will be able to see them all. It is recommended to get a map once you enter the zoo and see as many animals in your allotted time. It is a joy to watch Houston Zoo’s Wildlife Carousel.
Toyota Center – Sporting Events
Houston is home for various sporting activities. Especially during the winter season, the basketball event is much popular and is played at Toyota Center. Also, the people who love to watch some action on ice, there is an opportunity for them to watch and enjoy the ice hockey at Toyota Center.
Alley Theatre, Houston Grand Opera & More
The Alley Theatre is home to the award winning regional theatre productions & has also won the famous awards like Tony Award in the past. The Houston Grand Opera has won Emmy, Grammy & Tony award. Houston has beautiful performing arts venues to enjoy these major musical theatre productions, especially at Alley Theatre & Houston Opera. These performances are normally done during the winter months in Houston.