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The Best Beach Spots Near Galveston

  The beautiful beaches and Galveston attractions of the barrier island make this a year-round destination for Texans and out-of-state tourists alike. For a good part of the 19th century, Galveston was the wealthiest and certainly the largest town in Texas. It was even the capital of the Republic of Texas for a brief period, … Continued

How to Have Fun in Your RV During the Holidays

Exterior Lights allow you to show your flair for the season to the neighbors. Do it your way! Get creative! Mini Christmas trees inside your RV, whether on the wall or on a table, is the perfect alternative to a full-size tree. Hang Stockings wherever you have empty wall space. Switch your bedspread/comforter to a … Continued

Galveston’s Galleries

Shopping for Art – Galleries in Galveston Galveston Arts Center Now through Jan 3, 2021 – Galveston Arts Center (GAC) presents Going Through a Phrase, a group exhibition of text-based works by Alicia Eggert, Candace Hicks, Stephanie Patton, Andrea Tosten, and Rachelle Vasquez on view in the main gallery. Through neon signage, calligraphy, and textiles, … Continued

A November to Remember

How to do it: Preheat the oven to 400°F; coat a 9×13-inch baking dish with non-stick cooking spray. In a large skillet melt 4 T butter over medium-high heat. Add celery, onion & parsley. Sauté until tender. Remove from heat and stir in crabmeat, bread crumbs, lemon juice and red pepper flakes. Spoon crabmeat mixture … Continued

Best Budget Attractions in Galveston

  The Seawall FREE! The main reason to visit Galveston is the seawall. You’ll love strolling the beach, meeting people, and taking your dog for a walk. Always clean and safe! The doggies love it. You will too. Ocean Star Offshore Drilling Rig & Museum Low cost (Tickets $6 – $10, plus group discounts). The … Continued

Halloween Events in Galveston

Special Halloween Events in Galveston October 17 – Galveston Cemetery Tour: M**der, Movie Stars, Military & More Truth can be stranger than fiction. Join us in wandering through one of Galveston’s oldest cemeteries this Halloween season to hear stories about colorful characters from Galveston’s past including M**der victims, movie stars, military men and more. Come … Continued

Autumn is the Best Time for Surfing in Galveston

Surf is up – rates are down! The waves, the weather, and the rates are perfect for surfing in Galveston. Stella Mare RV Resort offers low-low winter rates a month early so you can enjoy the awesome Autumn waves. Keep reading to get the scoop! When Hurricane season is surfing weather. That means August and … Continued

Historic Homes of Galveston

Stroll By, Peek Inside, or Take a Tour Michael B. Menard House Built in 1838 by one of the founders of the City of Galveston, this home is the oldest on the island. During the 1990s, the home had fallen into such a state of disrepair, that the heirs were threatened with its demolition. The … Continued

We Love Starfish

Stella Mare is Latin for sea star or starfish, those amazingly wonderful and mysterious animals that are found in every ocean, from the shallowest warm tidal pools to cold abyssal depths of 20,000 feet. Perhaps you have seen dried starfish in souvenir shops. Perhaps you should read this story by Loren Eisely… While wandering a … Continued