The McDonald Observatory, Texas

McDonald Observatory is one of the major Astronomical facilities in the world and is open to the public daily. The new Visitor Center offers a unique astronomical experience, insight into the workings of this scientific facility, and special access to research telescopes. McDonald Observatory is one of the darkest sites in the world for astronomical […]

Surfside, TX

Surfside Beach in Texas is truly an extraordinary travel destination! Nestled between the Gulf of Mexico and the Intercoastal Waterway where highway 332 meets the sea. With it’s four miles of unspoiled shoreline, Surfside Beach is an outstanding retreat for recreational sporting enthusiast, sun worshipers and nature lovers alike. The miles of sandy beaches, coastal […]

Mardi Gras in Galveston Pt. 2

Knights of Momus Den Party – 2:00-6:00 p.m. Party held at float den for members to preview the refurbished floats. Members and their immediate families only. 11th Annual Krewe Babalu Mardi Gras Ball – 8pm – 2am, Coronation of 2006 Royalty – “King Baba VIII” and “Queen Lu”. Live music by “Nightbeat” and dancing, open […]