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View Poll Results: I would rather spend my Birthday in
Houston Texas 6 12.00%
New Orleans Louisiana 38 76.00%
Neither 6 12.00%
Voters: 50. You may not vote on this poll

 
 
Old 07-04-2017, 10:10 PM
 
Location: Denver
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No way I would vacation in Houston over New Orleans.
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Old 07-05-2017, 07:02 AM
 
Location: Atlanta and St Simons Island, GA
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Is Houston Great for a first time visit?? Will I be underwhelmed?? Should I save it for another time like a labor day weekend instead of a birthday so I won't go in with High Expectations
Houston was great for me, as I'm a retired professor of Art History and loved the Museum District.

Houston Museum District

The city's food scene is amazing. I had the best sushi in my life at this place:

MFSUSHIUSA
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Old 07-05-2017, 03:40 PM
 
Location: Sumner County,Tn
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Houston was great for me, as I'm a retired professor of Art History and loved the Museum District.

Houston Museum District

The city's food scene is amazing. I had the best sushi in my life at this place:

MFSUSHIUSA
Cool, I'm a Big Museum buff and it just so happens that I like Sushi too....Is Houstons food scene concentrated or dispersed either of which is fine I just want too know, Also the Mueseum District is fairly concentrated is that right? What would you say are the best mueseums in the area??
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Old 07-06-2017, 09:42 AM
 
Location: Atlanta and St Simons Island, GA
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Cool, I'm a Big Museum buff and it just so happens that I like Sushi too....Is Houstons food scene concentrated or dispersed either of which is fine I just want too know, Also the Mueseum District is fairly concentrated is that right? What would you say are the best mueseums in the area??
1) It's pretty well dispersed, and is especially good for Asian and Mexican cuisine.
2) Yes, The Museum District is concentrated and quite walkable.
3) My two favorites:

https://www.visithoustontexas.com/li...houston/19535/

https://www.menil.org/
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Old 07-06-2017, 11:11 AM
 
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NOLA not even close.
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Old 07-08-2017, 08:41 AM
 
Location: Sumner County,Tn
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Lol Thank You for your responses, due to careful considerations and the overwhelming poll result, We Have Chosen to Head To New Orleans! Louisiana, We are on the way and Headed there Right Now Thank Yall.

Houston....I will see you one day
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Old 07-16-2017, 06:54 PM
 
Location: Sumner County,Tn
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Had such a good time in New Orleans. You guys where right New Orleans was the bomb....

Someone else had a similar dilemma as I had for there birthday

Atlanta ga vs new orleans




Well, Time to start planning next year's trip
.Los Angeles V Las Vegas V Washington DC, Where city would you prefer to spend your birthday i

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