The Woodlands is a master-planned community and census-designated place (CDP) in the U.S. state of Texas in the Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land metropolitan area. According to The Woodlands Development Company, the population was 107,769 as of a January 2014 estimate, an increase of 93.7% over its population of 55,649 at the 2000 census. It is 28 miles (45 km) north of Houston along Interstate 45. Though it began as a suburban development and a bedroom community, it has also attracted corporations and has several corporate campuses, most notably Chevron Phillips, Anadarko Petroleum Corporation, Huntsman Corporation, Woodforest National Bank, Baker Hughes, CB&I, McKesson Corporation, Aon plc, Maersk Line, Safmarine, GeoSouthern Energy, ExxonMobil, and SWN or Southwestern Energy Company. It won a Special Award for Excellence in 1994 from the Urban Land Institute. Wikipedia
The Woodlands is a bedroom community close to Houston. A few years after it was established, the town attracted many shopping complexes and recreation centres. Citizens also helped develop its artistic culture and built performance centres like the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion. Market Street is where you can head to for pedestrian shopping. Many parades and festive celebrations also take place right here. One of the most popular shopping destinations in town is the Woodlands Mall where you will find many reputed brands under one roof. There are around seven golf courses around the town where you can enjoy a game. You can also go for boating on Lake Woodlands. Travel to The Woodlands for a homely holiday.