Excellent and unusual offerings available in lots of speciality shops! We found quite a few Christmas gifts here!
About The Strand
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The Strand is a great place to spend a few hours or days relaxing. Located in Galveston island it is just a short drive from Houston. A quaint restraunt row, you can find something for every budget and taste. There are a lot of small...More
Stopped here in way out of town. We stayed on Seawall which I preferred. This is a small but nice area really clisr tobwhere cruise ships dock. It wad very quiet when we were there.
A half day or so at the strand is almost always a part of any of our family Galveston trips. Our family's two favorite stops "La Kings" for a blast from the past old fashioned ice cream parlor and yummy candy shop, and Admiralty which...More
Lived in Texas for 20 years and Galveston has always been a fun place to visit. Over the last 5/6 years the atmosphere has change with more cheap commercial items being sold at high prices. Parking is hard to find and is expensive as is...More
Enjoyed the quaint shops, restaurants, the architecture of the preserved buildings. Loved the businesses who offered tables and chairs to sit outside and enjoy a few drinks or cocktails, after walking The Strand and surrounding streets we sat enjoying the sunset.
The Strand is not just tourist shops, there is a wide selection of shops, restaurants, a great ice cream parlour and all in lovely old buildings with lots of charm.