"Car is king in Houston!" Top 5 Page for this destination By Car Tip by XenoHumph

By Car, Houston: 29 reviews and 15 photos

  Downtown Houston seen from the North on I-45
by XenoHumph
 
 

You need a car to go around Houston. Rent one if you are a tourist. Get a good map, and it is easy to find your way around. It will help to know the names of the freeways, in addition to their numbers (ex: I-10 W = Kathy freeway; beltway 8 = Sam Houston freeway, etc... go see my map in the introduction!).
You will always find easy free parking in Houston. That's the least the city could do: with no decent common transportation, at least it is easy to park! The only exceptions, however, are Downtown during weekdays, and Medical Center all the time where parking can cost more then $10 an hour.

Mode: AROUND
Type: Car/Motor Home

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Oct 1, 2003
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