"Oil Not Dry Yet" Galveston by BruceDunning

Galveston Travel Guide: 317 reviews and 691 photos

Old town Still survives

This is the old town portion on the main boulevard, looking from the harbor area. Cruise ships dock here, and this is why we showed up. The town was nearly wiped off the may some years back form a hurricane, and did not fully recover. It also diminished the industry of oil rigs in the area, and resort condos to second homes of people.

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:Not too crowded as to seem cramped with people
  • Cons:A bit spread out to see sites
  • In a nutshell:Not much to see in way of tour sites
  • Last visit to Galveston: Nov 2011
  • Intro Written Nov 29, 2011
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  • Basaic's Profile Photo
    Dec 1, 2011 at 2:45 PM

    Very nice page, Bruce! Galveston is one of the places in Texas I have not been to.


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