Every good or even half-assed Houstonian has seen the Bat Bridge, walked the underground tunnels, and at least thought about visiting the Beer Can House (which would be cooler if the beer were drinkable). But have you ever pressed the BIG RED BUTTON or seen the 40ft golden dome in the middle of a residential neighborhood? You should. Here are 10 Houston secrets, revealed:
This Hindu temple was assembled like a jigsaw puzzle
People may call us an ugly city, but we do house some seriously fine architecture. Like the BAPS Shri Swaminarayan Mandir, a traditional Hindu temple made of 33,000 pieces of hand-carved Italian marble and Turkish limestone. BOOM!