in a great city with lots of fun things to do!
Parks and Activities
Hermann Park is a beautiful park with a newly updated Japanese Garden inside and a new garden called the McGovern Centennial Gardens.
The Water Wall is another small park people like to visit. It’s at 2800 Post Oak Blvd,
, TX 77056.
The Sky Space at Rice University is an interesting attraction to visit at sunset. Free, but requires tickets.
Brazos Bend State Park. A bit of a drive, and has an entrance fee, but a great park where you can see alligators, cool huge, old trees, and also has an observatory.
The Menil Collection. Free!
Contemporary Arts Museum
Blaffer Art Museum at the University of
A lot of the museums have free days! The following are all free on Thursdays at different times:
Places to Eat
This list could go on forever!
is known for it’s good food :). There is a wide range of cheap to expensive food (but all delicious!), so check the websites before going!
Emporio Brazilian Cafe – Where Allan proposed!
Luchi and Joey’s – tacos!
Thai Gourmet – One of my favorite Thai places
Songkran Thai Kitchen – Sounds amazing, but I haven’t had the pleasure of trying it yet! Maybe my new favorite if I ever make it there :).
Picanha House – Brazilian!