Elissa is Galveston’s Tall Ship

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Elissa is one of the oldest ships sailing today. She is one of the oldest ships sailing not only in Texas, or even America, but in the whole world. Galveston, Texas is home to Elissa and she has been moored … Continue reading

TripAdvisor Awards Cool Tours

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Cool Tours was recently awarded a Certificate of Excellence from Trip Advisor. TripAdvisor is the largest and most used travel site in the world. It provides users with advice about which places are the best to visit, and tools to … Continue reading

Beaches of Galveston Island

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Beaches are at the top of everyone’s list for fun things to do! Everyone that comes to Galveston Island knows that we have lots of Beaches for your fun and entertainment. Many of you have a favorite spot that you … Continue reading

The Red Cat Jazz Festival of 2014

The Red Cat Jazz Festival

The Red Cat Jazz Festival once again returns to Galveston Island on Friday, May 4, 2014 through Sunday, May 6, 2014. The Host venue for this year’s event will be Moody Gardens Hotel, Spa, & Convention Center. The Red Cat … Continue reading

We Want to Thank All Concerned

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We want to thank everyone concerned for our success on Galveston Island. Cool Tours has developed into the Premier Tour provider located on Galveston Island. Since our beginning in the summer of 2012, we have grown from offering just “The … Continue reading

Spring Break

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Spring Break is upon us! Time to put your books aside and head on down to Galveston for your Spring Break week. Enjoy such attractions and entertainment like Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier which is also joining in the Mardi Gras … Continue reading

Mardi Gras Galveston 2014

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Mardi Gras means Fat Tuesday. It also means Galveston is ready to party in the most serious way. Each year the day before Ash Wednesday, Mardi Gras is celebrated and then the Season of Lent begins. Mardi Gras can fall … Continue reading