Kegg’s Candies – Houston Candy Factory Tour

For more than 60 years, Kegg’s Candies has been hand making delightful confections in Houston’s only full-time candy factory. Each year, they make 30,000 to 40,000 pounds of candies ranging from their signature Pecan Crisp and Divinity to hand-dipped chocolates and more. Kegg’s even lets you get up close to the candy making process. Visitors can take a self-tour, walking … [Read more...]

2010 Christmas Cruises along Buffalo Bayou

Looking for a fun and festive way to celebrate this holiday season? Why not join one of the 2010 Christmas Cruises offered by the Buffalo Bayou Partnership. You can take a 30-minute pontoon boat ride along Buffalo Bayou and enjoy the decorations, brightly colored lights, song and cheer! These trips will be aboard Buffalo Bayou Partnership's new boat, the Spirit of the Bayou, … [Read more...]

Save on Your Houston Staycation with City Pass Houston

Planning to stay in Houston for your vacation? Houston has lots of things to see and do, and you can see up to six of Houston's top attractions for one low price with the Houston City Pass. The pass is good for nine days, starting with the first day you use it. That means if you want to start your staycation on a Saturday, you can use the pass through the Sunday of the … [Read more...]

Port of Houston Boat Tours

Did you know that the Port of Houston offers free boat tours of the Port? Leisurely 90-minute tours along the Houston Ship Channel are offered at 10 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays, and at 2:30 p.m. on Thursdays and Sundays. (There are no cruises on Mondays.) Although Houston is technically an inland city (50 miles from the Gulf of Mexico) … [Read more...]

1940 Air Terminal Museum

This art deco style terminal takes you back to the golden age of air travel. Even if you don’t remember the days when air travel was glamorous and travelers dressed in their finest clothes, you’ll feel a sense of nostalgia as you view the photos and artifacts of that grand era. … [Read more...]