Happy Houston morning! The photo above was taken from the Chase Tower in Downtown. You can see for miles!
Did you know the first room to have air conditioning in Houston was in the cafeteria in the Rice Hotel in 1922? Bet they were sold out of food every day in the summer!!!
More than 145 different languages are spoken here!
The Houston Grand Opera is the only opera company in the WORLD that has a Tony, Emmy and Grammy award.
In 1899 Houston’s first City park was opened – now Sam Houston Park
The first escalator in Texas was in the Sears building in 1939 at the corner of Richmond and Main.
The City of Houston’s population was over 2,300,00 in 2016.
The land of area of Houston is 669 square miles.
As you know if you’re a “follower” of my blog, we have underground tunnels but also skywalks
Just a little randomness to jump start your day!
Thanks for visiting!
Elizabeth and Max