Space City

As the largest city in Texas, Houston has something for everyone. This vibrant metropolis is renowned for its diverse cultural scene, world-class museums, and dynamic culinary landscape, making it a haven for foodies and art enthusiasts alike.

Houston serves as a gateway to other attractions in southeast Texas. Locals often take day trips to Galveston Island for beach relaxation, NASA’s Johnson Space Center for a glimpse of space exploration history, or nearby state parks for hiking and camping adventures.

Staff Picks

Lee Eldridge, PE

Principal | Building MEP

Snowpokes on Richmond is one of my favorite coffee shops!

Favorite Places

Jon Agana

Senior Mechanical Designer

We have a great museum district next to Hermann Park which has our Houston Zoo.

Favorite Places

Kevin Lopez

BIM Technician

I've been biking a lot and a trail that's really nice and extends all over Houston is Buffalo bayou.

Favorite Places

Priscilla Nkosi

Electrical Engineer

Houston has several inviting breweries such as Social Beer Garden, Karbach, St. Arnolds, and 8th Wonder!

Favorite Places

Sporting Events

In Houston, sports fandom runs deep. Whether it’s rooting for the Astros at Minute Maid Park, catching a Rockets game at the Toyota Center, or getting hyped up for a Texans match at NRG Stadium, locals are all about supporting their teams. And when it comes to the Dynamo, there’s nothing like the energy of a soccer match to bring the community together.

Enjoy the Outdoors

Despite being a sprawling metropolis, Houston offers ample green spaces for outdoor recreation. Locals often visit parks like Memorial Park, Hermann Park, and Discovery Green for jogging, picnicking, or simply enjoying nature.

Shoping at the Galleria

With over 375 stores, including luxury boutiques, department stores, and specialty shops, the Galleria is a shopper’s paradise. From high-end fashion brands like Louis Vuitton and Gucci to popular retailers like Apple and H&M, the mall offers something for every taste and budget. It’s the largest mall in Texas and the fourth-largest in the United States, making it a must-visit destination for anyone looking for a retail therapy fix.

Houston offers a dynamic mix of cultural, culinary, and outdoor experiences that cater to the diverse interests of its residents. Whether exploring the city's museums, dining at its acclaimed restaurants, or simply enjoying its green spaces, there's always something new to discover in Houston.