Get ready to do a little gallivanting in Galveston. This city on the Gulf of Mexico offers rich culture, captivating beaches, sophisticated dining, and family-friendly fun. Thriving ports have made the Oleander City one of the most important commercial and cultural hubs in North America. Its charms and strategic benefits were first discovered by Europeans when Spanish explorer Cabeza de Vaca and his crew were shipwrecked here in 1528. The city is home to six historic districts. Delight in beautiful architecture and gardens in the Silk Stocking National Historic District, the Strand National Historic Landmark District, and the East End Historic District. If paying less to enjoy Galveston is your goal, partner with Expedia to book amazing deals at pleasing hotels in Galveston.
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Beaches are a big deal in this bustling city. Expect to see volleyball nets, castles in the sand, and plenty of swimmers becoming playfully tangled up in seaweed. The vibe here is extremely friendly to families. The city is also filled with plenty of museums, historic mansions, big ships, art galleries, and outdoor parks. In fact, the city contains one of the largest and most impressive collections of historic buildings in the United States. There are plenty of glitzy Galveston hotels mixed in among the charming collection of old architectural gems here. Come learn the tales of explorers, entrepreneurs, and soldiers in the cool shade of the tree-lined streets here. You’re going to enjoy seeing tidbits from American history you never knew before.
Mexico’s deserts blow heat in the direction of Galveston. The result is a hot, humid climate. People from all over North America flock here during winter to lounge on beaches and enjoy temperatures near 16 degrees Celsius. Do you love the heat? You’ll be happy to know that summertime temperatures routinely reach 32 degrees Celsius. It always feels good to check into hotels in Galveston, TX when you need to erase winter’s chill from your bones.
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Be a beach baby at Stewart Beach, Galveston Island State Park, and Porretto Beach. Discover why families love this city on visits to Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier and Schlitterbahn Galveston Island Waterpark. Dry off and rent a car in Galveston to tour Bishop's Palace, Ashton Villa, Moody Gardens, and the Lone Star Flight Museum.
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