High levels of fecal bacteria reported in water off Galveston beach
GALVESTON, Texas - Swimmers and beachgoers heading to the sands of Galveston Island this Memorial Day weekend may want to steer clear of a few spots this holiday. A handful of test samples obtained from the water off of Galveston Island reveal high ...
This is how the vacation home market in Galveston is doing
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Tourists flock to Galveston for Memorial Day weekend
GALVESTON - Houstonians may be making their way to Galveston to enjoy some beach time this weekend, but the tourists have already beaten them to it. “We drive down here from Tulsa every Memorial Day weekend,” Robert Jones said.
Galveston hits record high tourism revenues
A new study commissioned by the Galveston Island Convention & Visitors Bureau reports that 6.5 million travelers visited Galveston last year, an improvement from 2015's 6.4 million. The GCVB employed Philadelphia-based Tourism Economics to analyze ...
Live the dream life for a few days at these luxurious Galveston beach houses
Live the dream life for a few days at these luxurious Galveston beach houses. By Dana Guthrie, Chron.com / Houston Chronicle. Updated 1:36 pm, Thursday, May 25, 2017. Pompano Way $603 per night 6 bedrooms, 4 bathroomsThis home in Jamaica Beach ...