"Oil Not Dry Yet" Galveston by BruceDunning
Galveston Travel Guide: 315 reviews and 687 photos
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: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
These are a couple a rigs ready to go out to the ocean. The city has repair and set up facilities, and is the mainstay... more travel advice
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