LOCAL Houston | The City Guide JUNE 2016 - Page 44

WHERE TO LIVE NOW THE ENERGY CORRIDOR Surrounded by two of the largest unspoiled natural areas of any metropolitan region in the US, this vivacious suburban community is over 26,000 acres of parks, restaurants, neighborhoods, bayous, reservoirs, shops, schools and healthcare facilities. Although it does have some of the finest dining and entertainment in Houston, the Energy Corridor is also home to some of the most powerful energy companies such as Shell, BP America, ConocoPhillips, Citgo and many more. Whether you want to go on a walk or bike ride at beautiful Terry Hershey Park (read about the woman behind the park on Page 53), grab a bite at the classic but modern and delicious Kimchi Korean Cafe or enroll at one of the many s