Walk to HMNS from Hotel ZaZa and explore world-class exhibits of fossils, gemstones, butterflies, planets, and more - one of the most popular museums in Houston.
Museum of Fine Arts Houston
Located in the heart of Houston’s Museum District (and within walking distance from Hotel ZaZa!), the MFAH is one of the largest art museums in America with more than 300,000 square feet of space devoted to the display of art.
Taste of Texas
Our favorite restaurant! If you want a good Texas steak, here is where you need to go.
Great spot in Houston! Miller Outdoor Theatre offers tons of artistically and culturally diverse shows over its 8 month season, and it's entirely free. It's the largest "always free" program of its kind in the country. Bring a picnic and watch the show on the hill or collect a first-come, first-served ticket for covered seating.
Check out the following playing the weekend of October 15:
Enjoy a feast of sight, sound, and Italian flavor while sharing the heritage, culture, and romance of Italy at the Houston Italian Festival, October 13-16.
Buffalo Bayou Hike/Bike Trail
Walk, run or cycle along the waterway while taking in great views of downtown Houston. Explore parks, historic sites, public artworks and amenities along the way. Check out this map for details.
Enjoy a leisurely stroll or jog in Hermann Park around the Jones Reflection Pool and McGovern Lake. Don't miss walking through the Japanese Garden for a Zen experience. Play golf near a canopy of stately old oak trees at Hermann Park Golf Course.
Brazos Bend State Park
Activities at Brazos Bend State Park include camping, picnicking, hiking, biking, horseback riding, fishing, star gazing, and alligator spotting.
This 12 acre park in the heart of downtown Houston is host to a number of events and concerts throughout the year and is walking distance to some good Houston restaurants.
Coltivare is a delicious pizza & garden restaurant in the middle of our favorite Houston neighborhood, the Heights. After you finish here, walk down the street for some authentic Italian gelato at Gelazzi... a place we help finance with our weekly visits.