Posts Tagged ‘ Houston ’

Saturday snippets: May 20th 2017

May 20th, 2017 | By

Last year saw more Britons travel aboard for over ten years.And more holidayed at home making 2016 a bumper year for travel.

Austin powers onto the world stage

Jun 24th, 2014 | By

Kaye Holland visits the hottest new destination in Texas

Do more in Houston

Jul 8th, 2013 | By

Home to a respected and energetic cultural arts scene, the fourth largest shopping center in the country, the oldest African-American theater in the Southwest and the brains behind United States space exploration, Houston is as diverse a city as they come

Off the beaten track in Houston

Jul 6th, 2013 | By

There’re more to Houston than meets the eye…

Five fab reasons to head to the American west this autumn

Sep 2nd, 2012 | By

Post summer travel boasts big benefits: smaller crowds, cooler temperatures, and off-season hotel specials, just to name a few. Check out these five reasons to pack your bags and head west…

Where the experts holiday: Mike Gallagher, co-founder and co-CEO, City Pass

Aug 16th, 2012 | By

Mike Gallagher, co-founder and co-CEO of City Pass – those brilliant bundles that allow you to experience a city’s top attractions while saving up to half off the cost of admission – reveals why he loves hanging out in Hawaii and while he’ll always have Paris

More than Cowboys

Nov 22nd, 2010 | By

This was the message that Texas has been trying to get across to Britons for some time. And now it seems to be paying off because last year, for the first time, Britons were the largest international visitors to the state beating the Germans into second place. There I knew a few of you would that like that last phrase. By the time 2010 ends as many as 145,000 of us will have visited the lone star state.
So how has Texas bucked (sorry, a cowboy word just crept in there!) the trend and persuaded us to go there when overall visits to the US have been down and our favourite destination, Florida, has been hit more than many?