Best Places to go Boating Around Port Aransas

Along the coast of Aransas Bay near Fulton there are many private fishing piers and boat docks owned by homeowners and the local resorts

When planning your summer vacations, consider including one of the many Port Aransas boat tours for a superb escapade. Take a break from the beach and spend the day with your family out on the open water. Whether you’re looking for dolphins, taking a luxury sailboat ride, or trying your hand at … Read more

Go Kayak around Port Aransas

Kayaking is a great way to encounter wonderful water creatures and appreciate the beauty of nature. 

Traditional kayaks have covered decks and one or more cockpits. The cockpit is sometimes covered by a spray deck to prevent water from waves or spray from entering. The spray deck allows skilled kayakers to roll their kayaks without flooding or ejecting the paddler. Some modern kayaks eliminate the cockpit by seating … Read more

What is a Rash Guard?

A rash guard is an athletic shirt made of spandex, nylon, or polyester that was originally created for surfers to protect the wearer’s skin when swimming, including injury from rashes, chafing, and scrapes. Rash guards are an excellent technique to prevent sunburn and can also be used as a coverup over your … Read more

Top 10 Water Sports and Activities You can do at the Beach

Water activities are popular not just because of the rush of adrenaline they provide, but also because of the numerous health advantages they provide. For the most part, water activities are practiced outdoors, allowing you to breathe in the fresh air and connect with the natural world. It enlivens your spirit, puts … Read more

The Undisturbed Treasure: San José Island

San Jose Island is just a 5-minute boat ride from the boat docks of Port Aransas.

An American barrier island on the Texas Gulf Coast is called San José Island, also known as Saint Joseph Island. 5 miles (8.0 km) in width and 21 miles (34 km) long. The island is generally oriented northeast-southwest, with Mesquite Bay to the north, Aransas Bay to the west, and the Gulf … Read more

The Aransas National Wildlife Refuge

Entrance to Aransas National Wildlife Refuge, in Austwell, TX,

On the Gulf Coast of the U.S. state of Texas, on the southwest side of San Antonio Bay, sits the 115,324-acre Aransas National Wildlife Refuge. It can be found in some areas of the counties of Aransas, Refugio, and Calhoun. It is located on the southwest side of San Antonio Bay, which … Read more

The Quaint Town of Rockport Texas

A view of the Rockport Texas waterfront.

Texas cradles several beautiful small towns worth exploring. Rockport, which is honored as the second Best Coastal Small Town in the “USA Today” Readers’ Choice Travel Awards is one of them. It is home to less than 10,000 inhabitants who receive the blissful warmth of the sea breeze and the natural bounty … Read more

The Beautiful Mustang Island State Park

Mustang Island State Park is a state park with a 5-mile beachfront that is situated on the coast of the Gulf of Mexico, south of the city of Port Aransas, Texas, in the United States. The park has a total area of 3,954 acres or 1,600 hectares. In 1972, the site was … Read more

Corpus Christi – A Great Travel Destination

The LED lights laden bridge crossing into Corpus Christi

This city known for its high wind speeds is one of the best cities in North America. Activities like kite flying, sailing, kiteboarding, and windsurfing are among the fun-filled ventures that one can embark on. In fact, it hosted the U.S. National Windsurfing Championships in 2016, the recent J/22 World Championship, and … Read more

16 Scenic Beaches of Galveston Island

A panoramic view of Galveston Beach, Texas

Galveston beaches are stunningly beautiful, which is why it is desired by many vacationers. The 32 miles of beaches are great for walking and relaxing. It has a range of beaches like East Beach, one of the most popular, and Stewart Beach. All the beaches in Galveston are open to the public. … Read more