7 Social-Distance-Friendly Places to Visit in Houston
by Susannah Wollman
“Summertime, and the livin’ is easy…” The music plays softly on the old turntable, conjuring up the sound of Ella Fitzgerald and easy jazz. Takes you back, all the way to 1934, when George Gershwin wrote the classic song for “Porgy and Bess.” Summertime was lazy back then—the heat made everyone move slower. No air conditioning, but no coronavirus, either!
Summertime in Houston today is a bit busier, but with COVID restrictions, playing and having a good time in the area is a little curtailed. Nevertheless, we have rounded up 7 social-distance-friendly places from free to $$$ for visiting this summer. If you’re a resident of this area, use the time to get to know your own backyard.