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Reliant Stadium and the Houston Texans, Texas

 
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Distance from city center: 20.8mi
athenalove's pictureby athenalove Sports & Wellness travel tip
added on the 10th of September, 2010
The Texans, Houston's beloved and very popular football team. They are members of the National Football League (NFL)and really very much adored, so you better don't mess with a local about the team. ;)

Reliant Stadium is new and huge!!! It can host more than 70.000 spectators and it's both a closed and an open-air Stadium as the roof is retractable. As an extra, it has got some luxury - I mean really luxury - boxes for those with a lot of money.

I'm not much of an American football fan, but really enjoyed the game I went to (San Diego played with Houston) and even more the feeling and the excitement.

Their phone nr. is 1-800-451-8499

Address:
8400 Kirby Dr, Houston, TX 77054, USA

Price:
Prices vary according to the place of the seats.

On the web:
http://www.houstontexans.com/

 
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