posted on Nov, 18 2011 @ 12:38 PM
I wanted to buy my parents a telescope for Christmas this year, but wasn't really sure where to start.
They recently bought property in central Texas, so they have a great place with virtually zero light pollution.
My price range is around $300.
I would like something that is capable of viewing some deep-space objects, such as a few galaxies, star clusters, etc, but is also accessible for the
^ This is one of the options I am currently looking at. But I really don't know much about it.
Any suggestions, advice, pointers, information, etc, would be really appreciated!
Thanks in advance,