What is the Origin of the “Don’t Mess with Texas” Slogan?

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It’s time for some Texas culture trip once again! We all know that our state is the home of the Alamo, cowboys, oil fields, scorching hot temperatures, Texas barbecue, and country music! But there’s a lot more to Texas than those things. Even if you’ve never been to Texas before, it is … Read more

Port Aransas is a Great Destination for Texas Snowbirds

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Port Aransas’ unique history amazes the Texans who visit the Sandpiper Condos located on Mustang Island. Port Aransas was once a stamping ground for pirates, including the legendary Jean Lafitte, who traveled the seas hundreds of years ago. According to the legend, Lafitte buried the treasure on the shores of Port Aransas, … Read more

Visitor’s Guide to Port Aransas AKA Port A

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Whether you are a resident of the city or a tourist, there might always be a few places you don’t know. Especially in the case of Port Aransas as it is a fine coastal area with good options for shopping, dining, and fishing with restaurants including Virginia’s On the Bay. The area … Read more

The Interesting History of Port Aransas Goes Back to 100+ Years

If you’re on the lookout for a short vacation in a place with some camping, fishing, surfing, and swimming opportunities, Port Aransas might have come up in your search. After World War II ended, this particular region has quickly grown to become a resort for people with such interests.  And we can’t … Read more

Visitor’s Guide to the Beaches of Port Aransas

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Its a fact that Texas is big and it has a lot of beaches to visit.  Port Aransas in Texas is all about beachy fun. Located within Mustang Island, Port Aransas has soft Texan sand and warm gulf waters. It is the only established town in Mustang Island, located in the north … Read more