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Galveston may be best known for its 32 miles of sandy beaches, but there’s far more to experience in this historic beach destination!

Galveston, Texas is a charming Southern retreat just 50 miles from Houston. It's a destination full of art, historic architecture, chic boutiques, ghost legends and more - all tucked within a quaint Gulf Coast barrier island. Come experience the charm of Galveston Island. #LoveGalveston

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pictured: Galveston's Historic Pleasure Pier

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Galveston is the fourth busiest homeport in the country, with cruises departing throughout the year.

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