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Get Away to Houston, Texas

With its shimmering city lights and giant high rises, the intriguing city of Houston, Texas gives new meaning to Texas pride. Houston is the county seat of Harris County and is located on the Buffalo Bayou. As of 2003, the population was estimated at 2,009,690. Though Austin is the capital of Texas today, Houston was chosen by the Republic of Texas in 1836 to be a temporary capital.

Houston is near the cities of Manvel, Sugar Land, Pasadena and Stafford.

Houston was recognized nationally when the Enron Corporation collapsed in 2001/02. The baseball park once called Enron Field, home of the Houston Astros, was renamed after this to Minute Maid Park. Houston is also well-known for its NASA headquarters and the famous quote, ¤Houston, we have a problem!Ë

Houston╠s Claim to Fame

Some well-known people who have lived in Houston include movie mogul and billionaire Howard Hughes, actress Shelley Duvall, actors Randy and Dennis Quaid, singer Kenny Rogers, actress Jaclyn Smith, actor Patrick Swayze and 2006 Olympics gold medalist Chad Hedrick. Several movies have been filmed there as well such as ¤Apollo 13,Ë ¤Friday Night LightsË and ¤Reality Bites.Ë

Local bands in Houston include the Geto Boys, Destiny╠s Child, Crusaders and Archie Bell and the Drells. Houston╠s sports teams are the Astros (NL), Aeros (AHL), Dynamo (ML Soccer), Rockets (NBA), Texans, (NFL) and the Houston Comets (WNBA).

Tourism in Houston

As a world-class city, Houston╠s attractions are as diverse as its culture. With historic sites, kid╠s activities, festivals, parks and a hopping nightlife, every visitor can find a thrill while in Houston.

Family Attractions in Houston

Houston offers attractions the entire family can enjoy. One is Space Center Houston (http://www.spacecenter.org/), where young aspiring astronauts can experience space adventures first hand. It features space exhibits and hands-on activities that are ¤out of this world.Ë A tour of what goes on behind the scenes at NASA is also included.

The Houston Zoo (http://www.houstonzoo.org/) is another must-see while in the area. Here families will enjoy meeting more than 4,500 animals such as crocodiles, monkeys, gorillas, bongos, monitor lizards, all kinds of birds, hippos and more!

Houston also has two exciting Six Flags Theme Parks with thrill rides for the whole family.

A Cultural Tour of Houston

Visitors to Houston can also take a cultural tour at the many museums and historic sites such as the Holocaust Museum Houston, Heritage Society Museum, Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens, Houston Museum of Natural Science, Sam Houston Park, Rothko Chapel and the Rienzi Mansion.

Those who enjoy the outdoors can go hiking, bike along the trails, and enjoy a picnic at parks in Houston like Hermann Park, Tranquility Park and Memorial Park. Sports fans must see the grand Houston Astrodome USA, both a stadium and museum. For live entertainment, tourists can attend the Houston Grand Opera, Houston Ballet or the Houston Symphony. There are also a number of theaters in Houston.

Other places of interest include the Cockrell Butterfly Center, Trader╠s Village, Theatre Under the Stars, Chase Tower and Houston Underground.

Houston Festivities

Houston also hosts several local festivals and events each year such as the Bayou City Art Festival, Bayou City Cajun Festival, International Jazz Festival, Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo and the Festa Italiana.

For more information about Houston, Texas USA visit the city╠s official Web site. (http://www.houstontx.gov)

What is a gift basket theme? - Gift baskets themes include such occasions as birthday, over the hill, get well, new baby, thank you, sympathy, housewarming, corporate and personal events.

Gift baskets contain products such as gourmet food, fruit, coffee, tea, bath and body gifts, fresh baked cookies and gourmet snacks. Gift baskets are appropriate for all occasions such as holidays, birthday, anniversary, Mother's Day, get well gifts, thank you gifts, wedding or just to show you care.