Although Houston is not the capital of Texas, it is the most populated. The city is home to about 2.1 million people, and the area spans 627 square miles. The vastness of this amazing city makes you feel like you can drive for hours.
Houston has great sports teams such as the Astros, Rockets and the Houston Texans. Houstonians love city life but also have access to wonderful parks and lakes.
Houston is home to the mission control center of NASA and has the most healthcare and research institutions in the world.
Top things to do in Houston are the Space Center Houston, the Houston Zoo, the Downtown Aquarium, the Museum of Fine Arts, the Houston Museum District, and the Gerald D. Hines Waterwall Park.
For more information on events, restaurants, nightlife, and hotels, please visit the local Houston homepage at https://www.visithoustontexas.com/.