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Terminal C North Pala and Bam Bam

Terminal C North Now Open For Your Airport Dining (And Drinking) Pleasure

Posted: March 28, 2017 at 2:56 pm   /   Airport Dining

A lengthy walk to my departing flight’s gate through the old Terminal C was my first hint that United’s new Terminal C North at George R. Bush Intercontinental Airport is now open. The chef-driven eateries at the terminal include Pala (curated by Coltivare and Revival Market’s Ryan Pera), Ember (from Chris Shepherd of Underbelly), Bam Bam […]

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Terminal C Chefs

Tasty Meals From Houston Chefs Will Soon Be Available At IAH Terminal C North

Posted: March 2, 2017 at 5:09 pm   /   Airport Dining

The fare that passengers get on an airplane can be hit or miss. Fortunately, dining in the airport is more sophisticated now than ever. These days, the focus is on providing travelers with tastes of the local dining scene. Like other airports, George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) is embracing the trend of showcasing top-name chefs and […]

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Hugo's Cochina bar

Dining At IAH: How Houston Restaurant Brands And Food Are Kept On-Point

Posted: February 6, 2017 at 3:23 pm   /   Airport Dining

The dining scene at George Bush Intercontinental (IAH) has undergone some exciting changes over the past few years, with local restaurants replacing generic kiosks and national chains. Still, how these places are run is a little different. Rather than being operated by the restaurateur or chef, the restaurants are actually managed by a third party that has […]

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Sunday Special: Lancaster Hotel Celebrates 90th Anniversary With $90 Deals

Posted: November 22, 2016 at 1:29 pm   /   Getaways

The historic Lancaster Hotel at 701 Texas Avenue is celebrating its 90th anniversary by offering $90 room rates and a $90 prix fixe menu for two in its in-house restaurant, Bistro Lancaster. The special is available only for the next two Sundays: November 27 and December 4. To book a room at the special rate, […]

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The pool at the Westin at the Woodlands

Staycation Time: The Westin At The Woodlands Is A Terrific Option

Posted: November 4, 2016 at 6:01 pm   /   Getaways

Our Grade: B+. While some of the staff could have been more engaging and prices on bar snacks were simply too expensive, time flew by far too quickly at well-appointed The Westin At The Woodlands. A three-day stay is recommended; one day was just not enough. The hotel is surrounded by many options for eating […]

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