Are you going on a cruise to celebrate a special occasion? Perhaps you and your spouse will celebrate fifty years of marriage while on the cruise. Or, it might be that one of you recently retired and you have decided that you'll start taking the vacations you have planned for a long time. Will your cruise depart from Galveston, Texas? maybe you've already been to that charming city in the past. If so, you probably remember meeting friendly people who were happy to recommend things like great seafood restaurants.
If you have never been to Galveston, you'll more than likely be very happy that it is the port from which you will leave on your cruise. Even if you have only one day before you embark on your cruise ship, you will find plenty to do in Galveston.Visiting historic sites like The Bishop's Palace to arranging for shuttle transportation from your hotel to the ship, here are some ideas that might help you.
How To Spend Your Short Time In Galveston - Fortunately, you won't need a rental car to see Galveston's major points of interest. For example, you might stay in a historic hotel that is in close walking distance to historic sites like The Bishop's Palace and The Moody Mansion. Walk along The Strand to eat at excellent restaurants and to visit charming shops.
End your short stay in Galveston, Texas by going to a production at the Grand 1894 Opera House. Just seeing the architecture of that majestic building will take your breath away.
Arrange For A Shuttle From Your Hotel To The Cruise Ship - Even before you leave home to head for your Galveston hotel, make arrangements to take the hotel shuttle. Because so many cruise ships depart from Galveston, your request will certainly not be an unusual one. It is likely that there won't be a charge to take the hotel shuttle. Don't worry about luggage. The shuttle will be able to easily accommodate any suitcases you will be taking on your trip.
You will probably already have the time that is designated for boarding your ship, right? Find out from the concierge or from the clerk at the front desk at what time you have to be in the hotel lobby in order to make the shuttle on time. And, if you are returning to the hotel when you return from your trip, find out what arrangements need to be made in order for that to happen.
Get in touch with a company like Air 2 Cruise for more information.