Galveston, Texas: Beaches, Museums, Rides & 'Ritas (Fun for the Whole Family)! by Kim Kusiciel
Galveston, Texas, is known as a port city for cruises, but did you also know it's a historic hot spot for early explorers, immigrant stories, hurricane and storm devastation, prohibition and even the home of the first margarita? If you're looking for a place to take your family for a fun week at the beach, consider Galveston. It has miles of sand and fun for the whole family, and you can stay in a resort or rent a house near the beach. Here are some places besides the beach to check out while you're there!