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Inside Background
Safety Galveston is a safe place, as long as you don’t wander out of the...
Last edited: February 10, 2007
Neighborhoods Post Office Street Post Office Street is home to galleries...
Last edited: July 22, 2010
Once you are on the Island, stop by the Galveston Island Visitor Center located...
Last edited: July 28, 2010
Weather & When to Go   With its temperate climate, Galveston Island is a...
Last edited: July 22, 2010
Don’t let your summer become a staycation, fulfill your need for relaxation at...
Last edited: July 22, 2010
Fishing in Galveston Bay- The main types of fish will be Speckled Trout, Sand...
Last edited: February 08, 2014
Hurricane Ike became part of Galveston ’s resilient history on September 13...
Last edited: July 22, 2010
Inside Transportation
Galveston does have an airport - the Scholes International Airport   - so, if...
Last edited: May 09, 2008
Getting Around   Depending on what you are doing, you will most likely want to...
Last edited: February 28, 2013
  Public Transportation   Galveston does have a public bus route that runs...
Last edited: May 07, 2008
Taxis & Rental Cars Rental Car Agencies Enterprise Rent-A-Car...
Last edited: October 26, 2014
Inside Things to Do
Family Travel Galveston offers endless options for a fun family vacation...
Last edited: May 17, 2013
¡Viva Los Chuyz! can be found at various live music venues in the Galveston...
Last edited: February 22, 2011
Off the Beaten Path About 30 miles north of Galveston is the Space Center...
Last edited: June 10, 2006
Shopping Galveston has shopping galore! The Strand District has rebounded quite...
Last edited: April 16, 2010
Fishing Aside from the beach, Moody Gardens and museums, Galveston also offers...
Last edited: March 21, 2014
 The AIA Sandcastle Competition is listed as one of the things to see before...
Last edited: May 08, 2008
GALVESTON .  FUN FOR FREE Ø       Ferry Ride- Drive or walk aboard Galveston...
Last edited: December 14, 2012
Trees destroyed in Hurricane Ike have been carved into delightful shapes. Most...
Last edited: July 19, 2010
Kids will love seeing the hundreds of turtles being raised for release at the...
Last edited: September 20, 2013
Schlitterbahn Gal... Island Waterpark opened in 2006 as the third member...
Last edited: October 29, 2013
Stewart's Beach is one that you can drive down on the beach and park on. Nearby...
Last edited: August 29, 2008
The Historic Strand District is so close that the cruise terminal really adds...
Last edited: May 08, 2008
Inside Dining Scene
Dining Scene There are many dining options in Galveston – ranging from nice...
Last edited: June 10, 2006
In Galveston, there are the obligatory fine dining establishments...
Last edited: June 25, 2006
For decades Hotel Galvez & Spa has been known for its Sunday Champagne...
Last edited: November 04, 2010
Mosquito Cafe open seating - one large room fresh, home made food fresh bakery...
Last edited: December 04, 2012
Olympia Grill located at Pier 21 and Harborside Drive has great views of the...
Last edited: November 15, 2011
Great baked goods such as bread, desserts, and scones sit in the display case...
Last edited: March 04, 2009
Casual dining with old tunes softly playing in the background (like the "limbo...
Last edited: March 03, 2009
Inside United States: For Foreign Visitors
Currency  The United States uses the United States dollar as its currency. The...
Last edited: October 04, 2014
A little preparation will help simplify the process of entering the United...
Last edited: September 12, 2014
Despite the best of intentions, accidents and illness happen when away from...
Last edited: August 12, 2014
Temperature in the United States... How Hot is HOT? How Cold is COLD?  100°F...
Last edited: September 10, 2014
General: The standard American telephone number is ten digits, such as (555...
Last edited: April 12, 2014
While tipping is not mandatory in most of the United States, it is customary in...
Last edited: December 04, 2014
In many states motels, hotels and innkeepers of any description are subject to...
Last edited: September 21, 2014
Being victimized by scandalous businesses when traveling is one of the sad...
Last edited: May 22, 2013
Depending on where you travel to in the U.S. bottle/container deposit laws...
Last edited: October 02, 2010
Car hire in the USA for incoming travellers How to rent a car abroad, what is...
Last edited: December 15, 2014
United States of America has a history of unified etiquette protocols that may...
Last edited: October 06, 2014
A discount shopping trip in the United States can be a real bonanza for...
Last edited: September 25, 2013
A popular holiday destination for international travellers is the United States...
Last edited: November 06, 2014
Canadian citizens flying between a Canadian and American airport require a...
Last edited: May 04, 2014
An important task prior to your international travel is to determine what visa...
Last edited: August 30, 2014
How to Save Money while travelling - Transportation A major expenditure when...
Last edited: October 20, 2014
When traveling, one of the major expenditures that must be planned is food and...
Last edited: September 19, 2014
A common discussion within travel communities is the question of independent...
Last edited: September 17, 2014
Before making international travel, it is important to determine the electrical...
Last edited: April 08, 2013
A common question seen on many of the Tripadvisor forums is something along the...
Last edited: October 26, 2014
  Some Anglophone Nations  United Kingdom On your first visit to the USA from...
Last edited: April 29, 2014
There are many Forum posts where people ask about how to use their Mobile Phone...
Last edited: December 17, 2013
When going for a holiday or even for a short trip a checklist with "not to...
Last edited: November 05, 2013
Eye Contact In the United States, most people consider it polite, and a...
Last edited: June 06, 2014
For those out there exploring the opportunity to travel around the world on a...
Last edited: September 18, 2014
Contents:  1. Understanding the "sales tax" on merchandise and food in the U.S...
Last edited: September 09, 2014
Travellers often schedule multiple cities during their holidays. When doing...
Last edited: November 11, 2014
The following links provide access to lots of travel and tourist information...
Last edited: December 10, 2014
This is a listing of SmartPhone and Tablet Apps that will be of benefit to the...
Last edited: June 02, 2014
One of the most common mistakes people make when traveling is being overly...
Last edited: November 06, 2014
Many visitors to the United States go to typical tourist areas like New York...
Last edited: December 06, 2014
In the U.S., there are certain customs about the young that may differ from...
Last edited: October 28, 2010
Everyone who arrives in the United States is processed by U.S. Customs and...
Last edited: January 11, 2014
If you are a citizen of a foreign country, and not a resident or citizen of the...
Last edited: November 10, 2014