From downtown Houston, start by heading southwest on Bagby Street toward McKinney Street. Turn left at the 1st cross street onto McKinney St, then turn right onto Smith St. Merge onto US-59 South. Take the exit toward Newcastle Drive. Merge onto Southwest Freeway Service Rd/Southwest Freeway followed by a slight right onto West Loop South. Turn left at the 1st cross street onto Richmond Avenue, followed by a right turn onto Post Oak Boulevard, and then turn left onto Hidalgo Street. It is about a thirteen minute drive with no traffic. Parking is in the mall garage, but there are a few surface lots by some of the outlying stores.