For more than twenty years, the Insiders' GuideAr series has been the essential source for in-depth travel and relocation informationafrom true insiders whose personal, practical perspective gives you everything you need to know. aEverything is bigger in Texas, a itas said, and Houston is no exception. Spanning more than 600 square miles (with the suburbs adding another 9, 000-plus), Americaas fastest-growing city is a center of international trade, oil, aerospace, and educationaand unparalleled cultural, shopping, and dining opportunities. This authoritative guide will show you how to navigate this fabulous city. So whether you are a longtime Houstonian, a new resident, or just passing through, prepare to meet with a whole host of treasures and quirks just waiting to be discovered. Inside Youall Find: ac Countless details on how to live and thrive in the area, from the best shopping to the lowdown on real estate ac The inside scoop on popular attractions such as NASAas Space Center Houston and the San Jacinto Monument, and on events from the Houston Livestock Show a Rodeo to the International Festival and the Park-to-Park Run ac Comprehensive listings of restaurants, accommodations, and recreational opportunities ac Sections dedicated to children, education, and health care... and decorated in the loudest, most unexpected waysamake Houstonians ooh, ah, and laugh hysterically. A Toyota Rav4 turned President Abraham Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation in September 1862, 161 ANNUAL EVENTS.
|Title||:||Insiders' Guide® to Houston|
|Publisher||:||Rowman & Littlefield - 2009-11-10|