US Nursing: Texas
Nurses in the USA will find that Houston embraces a Texas-sized cultural
life. Here there are world-class museums, art galleries and a vibrant nightlife is to be found in the downtown area. Dotted around the city are over 30 museums, with 18 located near the popular Museum of Natural Science and the Museum of Fine Arts ( the area is predictably called the Museum Distric). The downtown Theater District is home to four spacious complexes with seven stages that house nine major theater organizations including the Houston Ballet, Houston Grand Opera, Houston Symphony, Broadway Across American, TUTS and the Alley. Ample shopping can be found in one of the local favorite shopping venues the Galleria Mall which is directly across the street from Keller Williams Metropolitan.
In terms of working life one will find great opportunity in this sprawling but well laid out conurbation. Houston is known as the “Energy Capital of America”, leading players in the sector are based in Houston. Examples include ConocoPhillips, Marathon Oil, Halliburton, Enterprise GP Holdings, Reliant Energy, Plains All American Pipeline and Anadarko Petroleum.