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.
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.
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.
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.
FOR THE KID IN US, TOO
You know we couldn't resist putting this one on the list: http://spacecenter.org/.
See your favorite animals at the Houston Zoo.
Special at this time of year, you can also check out Zoo Boo, Houston's largest family-friendly Halloween event!
The Children's Museum of Houston is A Playground for Your Mind™ and America's No. 1 Children's Museum by Parents magazine.
FOR YOUR ACTIVE SIDE
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.
OUR FAVORITE RESTAURANTS
Our favorite restaurant! If you want a good Texas steak, here is where you need to go.
Overlooking Buffalo Bayou Park and Lost Lake, this place has both delicious food and a great ambience. Serves breakfast and lunch daily.
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.