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The Seawall, Galveston
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Take a 16.6 km (10.3 mi) walk on one of the longest continuous sidewalks in the world, The Seawall. It was built to protect the city from the destructive power of waves. On this 5.2 m (17 ft) high wall, you'll see long stretches of murals that depict underwater life painted by children. You'll encounter a number of statues and historical markers throughout the site. The sidewalk is wide and suitable for jogging and cycling. You'll see shops and restaurants along the wall as well. Our Galveston travel itinerary planner makes visiting The Seawall and other Galveston attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • its a a nice beach but the water isnt as clean as the water in penascola beach ,fl and the sand isnt as pretty but does have shell, is ok beach 
  • We were here last week and walking on the beach here was great! The beach itself is really nice and has lots of garbages. It was barely above zero so the beach was empty. Great view and clean. 
  • Loved this area since I was a child!! My daughter and grandkids love it also! We will be there again next summer for sure!!