Staycation Tips @ HCPL
The latest edition of Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary contains nearly 100 new words. One of those newly minted entries is staycation and you may want to take one before the summer ends.
A staycation happens when you become a tourist within or around your local area. You have all the comforts of home with none of the stress. It's a fun and easy way to learn more about your hometown, while also enjoying some relaxation time.
- 147 Fun Things to Do in Houston by Karen Foulk.
- A Marmac Guide to Houston and Galveston edited by Syd Kearney.
- Shifra Stein's Day Trips from Houston: Getaway Ideas for the Local Traveler by Carol Barrington.
- 60 Hikes within 60 miles: Houston, including Huntsville, Beaumont, and Galveston by Laurie Roddy.
- Houston Dining on the Cheap: A Guide to the 300 best inexpensive restaurants in Houston by Mike Riccetti.
What are some of your favorite Houston hotspots?