The city of the east coast of Texas is the ideal destination for family vacations, since it offers fun, entertainment, great places to go shopping and multiple activities that will make your stay the best.

You cannot miss to visit the "NASA Space Center"; it is the # 1 attraction for international visitors and residents in the Houston metropolitan area. This place is known as the only place on the planet where visitors can enjoy an "otherworldly" experience, where they will learn about the wonders of space through various exhibitions, theaters and attractions.

Centro Espacial de la NASA

There will always be something to see here, such as the largest collection of spacecrafts in the southwestern United States, more than 400 space artifacts, the largest collection of moon rocks to be exhibited, a replica of a ferry, among many other things.

To enjoy a good afternoon of shopping, we recommend you to visit the "Houston Premium Outlets". Here, you will find first class items with discounts from 25 to 65 percent. This site has more than 140 distribution centers of designer and brand, among them can be mentioned: Burberry, Coach, Kate Spade, Kenneth Cole, Max Azaria, Nike, Michael Kors, BCBG, True Religion, etc.

Houston Premium Outlets

Another place that is worth visiting is "The Galleria", the largest shopping center in Texas and the seventh largest in the United States.

The Galleria

You can visit more than 350 stores including Nordstrom, Prada, Jimmy Choo, Louis Viutton and accessible "prêt-à-porter" stores. In addition, you can enjoy delicious meals at the restaurants around or skate on its incredible ice rink, all the activities you can find make spending a whole day at "The Galleria" very easy.

And if we talk about the attractions in Houston more focused on the youngest of the family, this city has options like the "Houston Zoo", named as one of the "10 best zoos" in the country. This zoo is home to more than 4,000 exotic animals, which represent more than 800 species.

Houston Zoo

Do not forget to bring hats to protect yourself from the sun during the trek and something to cool off; it will be an exciting journey for both, children and adults.

Another option would be the incredible "Downtown Aquarium", an aquarium where you will be able to see the different species and exhibitions that this place has, as well as themed restaurants with unique dishes full of flavor, such as sand dollar pizzas, popcorn Shrimp and lobster cream and Gulf snapper covered in crabmeat.

Downtown Aquarium

In addition to enjoying a delicious meal, you can enjoy the spectacle that divers do by feeding fish in the tanks of some restaurants.

If we mention some of its most popular exhibitions, we can mention "Louisiana Swamp", where you can see American alligators, fish, catfish, turtles and bullfrogs.

Another attraction to take into account is the "Rainforest", a place that will amaze you with the exuberant environment of the rainforests of the world and the life inside the rivers. Here you will see red-bellied piranhas, stingrays, different species of fish and, to complement the setting, you can spot emerald boas, poison dart frogs and colorful birds.

At last, the "Shark Voyage" will fill you with adrenaline with the trip aboard a train, where you can see white-tailed sharks, black-tailed sharks, zebra sharks and sawfish swimming around them as they pass through the tunnel of the exhibition.

What are you waiting to organize your trip to Houston? This city, full of surprises, awaits you, go planning this new adventure and book your tickets, that in Grupo Senda we are ready to take you to this destination.

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