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Galveston Money-Saving Tips

Identification Please

As of January 2008, tourists traveling by sea (ferries and cruises) between the U.S. and Canada, Mexico, Central and South America, the Caribbean, and Bermuda, must show either a valid passport or a photo ID accompanied by a birth certificate.

Rent a Car

Having a car is a must if you expect to do any exploring outside of Galveston – it’s also a great way to get from the airport into town.

Trolley Time

If you’re planning on staying within Galveston you won’t need a car – the affordable, convenient island trolley covers 8 miles and includes many of the town’s top sites. 409-797-3900;

Cruise specials

Be sure to scout out deals before you arrive – cruisers are often privy to special savings on parking, dining, and shopping. Lodging Reservation Service; 888-939-8680;

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