Travel Blogs from South Padre Island, United States

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Part 3 & the aftermath, South Padre Island, United States travel blog

Part 3 & the aftermath

A travel blog entry by fullertravels

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Slowly but steadily we eventually got ready with a late start and made our way down to the beach. Forcing down the Crunks so that we could get drunk. The beach was extremely packed as it was the last day for Texas springbreak week. We ended up in the ...

Great weather for one evening!, South Padre Island, United States travel blog

Great weather for one evening!

A travel blog entry by the2poes

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... the country, our weather hasn't been terrible, but it isn't what we are looking for.  Saturday we departed South Padre Island heading to Corpus Christi and North Padre Island.  The weather has improved, but the weather forecasters are expecting ...

10,000 miles!, South Padre Island, United States travel blog

10,000 miles!

A travel blog entry by macrosse1

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I finally hit 10,000 miles on my bike  and I think I have about 6,000 more to go. I was headed to the border and saw a dark cloud but didn't think I would actually get wet. Boy was I wrong! It started to pour but at least it was warm. I almost made it 6 ...

Sunset Paradise ..., South Padre Island, United States travel blog

Sunset Paradise ...

A travel blog entry by globekiter

... Holiday! Finally we get around to update everyone on our trip and post some new pictures. Check out some more South Padre Island footage at http://philippschonger.spaces.live.com. Credit for these pictures goes mostly to Mariela! Thanks baby! Mariela and ...

Where's the sun? South Padre Island Kiting report, South Padre Island, United States travel blog

Where's the sun? South Padre Island Kiting report

A travel blog entry by globekiter

Pictures for this entry can be found at http://philippschonger.spaces.live.com/photos/  Where's the sun? South Padre Island Kiting report .... Well.. it's howling outside .... wow... maybe we're not used to this compared to the mellow rain and ...

Texas winds don't disappoint so far ..., South Padre Island, United States travel blog

Texas winds don't disappoint so far ...

A travel blog entry by globekiter

Pictures for this entry can be found at http://philippschonger.spaces.live.com/photos/ 9 days in South Padre Island and 8 days of kiting. I heard some folks from Seattle are planning on coming down to SPI in November and December. Who's coming? If ...

Down the California coast across the country to Te, South Padre Island, United States travel blog

Down the California coast across the country to Te

A travel blog entry by globekiter

... when you're on the road or ... living in the van for that matter. J Mariela and I made it all the way to South Padre Island, Texas!!! WOW .....! This place looks great! We just got hear about 3 hours ago and that place is sweet! We both really like it ...

South Padre Island   Springbreak   Part 1, South Padre Island, United States travel blog

South Padre Island Springbreak Part 1

A travel blog entry by fullertravels

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... sleep the night before due to these supplement pills, our excitement levels were through the roof as we cruised on through South padre island with literally hundreds of students walking the streets. We quickly setup camp at KOA park, and we did get what ...

Pier 19, South Padre Island, United States travel blog

Pier 19

A travel blog entry by mjphoto

We had planned to have dinner at Dirty Al's, but neither of us felt like waiting for a table so we drove back up the road to Pier 19. I had read some good things about it, and we had been there before for a deep sea fishing trip that leaves from their ...

"Yall Rollin" Springbeak part 2

A travel blog entry by fullertravels

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Straight back to Coca cola beach party, taking the camera along once again for even more great footage. We decided to give beer a miss getting quite sick of it, we filled our eskie full of Crunk and Four Loco 12% mixer drinks which definitely did the ...

How to make friends and influence people, South padre island, United States travel blog

How to make friends and influence people

A travel blog entry by lavidanueva

... of undocumented workers is an insult to us all.       I am back in South Padre Island, letting life get back to where it was before this crazy adventure, and keeping all of my Latino brothers and sisters in ...

2013-11-07 I morgen går det mod Mexico, South Padre Island, United States travel blog

2013-11-07 I morgen går det mod Mexico

A travel blog entry by erikaggerholm

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Jeg har fået informationer på nærmeste hold, der gør at jeg glæder mig til at besøge landet med så mange kulturelle minder og et køkken som er kendt i hele verden.Turen regner jeg med at klippe over i 4 etaper, jeg har forsikring til d. 15. og ...

Piolin-Was it Discrimination?, South Padre Island, United States travel blog

Piolin-Was it Discrimination?

A travel blog entry by lavidanueva

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    More of my friends are calling in, wanting to know about the Piolin story.  All of them have been supportive, thank god.  I have lived and worked with these great people long enough, they know allegations I am a minuteman are ...

Immigration Bill Defeated, South Padre Island, United States travel blog

Immigration Bill Defeated

A travel blog entry by lavidanueva

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  The immigration bill was defeated today.  We hope it might be revived sometime in the near future.     My dear friend Antonio Flores, who Owns Reportero newspaper, wrote a tough article about the Piolin debacle.  ...

2013-11-06 i hi, South Padre Island, United States travel blog

2013-11-06 i hi

A travel blog entry by erikaggerholm

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det er et dejligt sted, jeg har fundet her på grænsen til Mx. Øen hedder South Padre Island og en lang bro fører til fastlandet.  Jeg har i dag været ude at søge informationer om sikkerheden omkring kørsel og indrejse i Mexico. Det er ikke ...

2013-11-05 Så kom varmen, South Padre Island, United States travel blog

2013-11-05 Så kom varmen

A travel blog entry by erikaggerholm

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Jeg har endelig fundet et wifi der virker, i bilen uden for en Subway. Men klokken er 8 og det e spisetid - så hjem på pladsen til lidt madlavning over grll.Billeder kommer der nok også i morgen. Der er 2 campingpladser - på den ene er der wifi, med ...

We made it to the island, South Padre island, United States travel blog

We made it to the island

A travel blog entry by ironworker025

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It took us a while but we made it here.  I will post some pics this after noon.  Had to run  the AC all night as it was really warm out.  Just thought I would put that in there for all those in Michigan.  Bonnie and ...

Dirty Als, South Padre island, United States travel blog

Dirty Als

A travel blog entry by ironworker025

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This is all about dirty Als.  I will put words to each ...

Beach Fun, South Padre Island, United States travel blog

Beach Fun

A travel blog entry by hollyesparza

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It is always a must to spend some time on South Padre Island.  SPI is located about 20 minutes from Brownsville.  Alex now knows about the "beach".  He did not want to leave. This was the girls first visit to the beach.  They thought ...

A day at the beach, South Padre island, United States travel blog

A day at the beach

A travel blog entry by ironworker025

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... We drove all the way to the Manisfield cut.  That is a channel they dug to get into manisfield.  That is how north and south Padre island was made.  It is a 28 mile drive on the beach..  There is no road but the sand is hard so you can ...

South Padre Island, South Padre Island, United States travel blog

South Padre Island

A travel blog entry by herecomesmungo

... spending some time at my uncles house in San Antonio, I got in the car and hit the road once again, destination: South Padre Island. South Padre is a sand spit separated by a bridge to the mainland of southern Texas. The drive down was uneventful, but I ...

Jim & June's Odyssey 090308, South Padre Island, United States travel blog

Jim & June's Odyssey 090308

A travel blog entry by jimcabay

... inches above the flood plain which seems strange considering the extremely high humidity and ocean in the background. South Padre Island - Probably most famous for its ecologically significant location as a sea turtle habitat, the 1500ft wide barrier ...

South Padre Island, Texas, South Padre Island, United States travel blog

South Padre Island, Texas

A travel blog entry by ironworker025

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We left mercedes on Monday and spend a couple nights on South Padre Island. We visited with our friend, Mary Ann, who we met in 2002 the first time we went to South Padre Island. She was an RVer then too and now she lives and works on the ...

Rambling in Paradise, South Padre Island, United States travel blog

Rambling in Paradise

A travel blog entry by aircor

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Friday, March-08-13 I don't know! This story could be short; this story could go on forever. This could be the kind of stuff that books are made of. I am wondering do I publish this as I go, or do I wait until I finish? Many authors and I am not ...

SIX STRINGS DOWN, South Padre Island, United States travel blog

SIX STRINGS DOWN

A travel blog entry by aircor

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... of Willie, is his great smile, his love of life, and his love for people. Just the week before we left to come south I had visited with Willie on his back porch, dropping off the Christmas basket that Angie made up for him every year, and resolving our ...

South Padre Island, TX, South Padre Island, United States travel blog

South Padre Island, TX

A travel blog entry by northernlights

Pics and Blog will be added ...

South Padre Island, South Padre Island, United States travel blog

South Padre Island

A travel blog entry by isd

Great Vacation Here...with ...

Day 17, South Padre Island, United States travel blog

Day 17

A travel blog entry by aline052

Well left Los Fresnos for South Pdre Island - a big 15 mile drive.  It was a much better day weather wise.  Walked along the beach - so nice to get fresh air, exercise and just enjoy the waves pounding in on the beach.  We found a camp site ...

Camped on the Beach, South Padre Island, United States travel blog

Camped on the Beach

A travel blog entry by ironworker025

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The solar panels are working. We parked at the end of the road on South Padre Island (SPI) on Wednesday, we haven't started the generator as of Monday. It has been great to stay here by the beach. Today we went to town to wash the MH, the windows were ...

San Antonio to South Padre Island, Texas, South Padre Island, United States travel blog

San Antonio to South Padre Island, Texas

A travel blog entry by jgsreh

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... ; There are millions and millions and millions and............. We vegetated there for a couple days, then headed on down to South Padre Island.  That's about as far south as you can drive and not be in Mexico.  It's a significant destination ...

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