Travel Blogs from Port Aransas
5200 miles so far.
Down from San Antonio. So glad the traffic wasn't bad going south. Not much between SA and Corpus, just HUGE fields along both sides of I-37, plus a few oil wells, and more windmills (not like west Texas, but quite a few. Drove through Corpus Christi. Very impressed how large and prosperous looking it is. Course, I haven't been here in 25 years, ...
... that prepares the mouth-watering smoked meat.
When we arrived that Thursday for home smoked beef brisket, it was 11 year old Ellie who greeted us with her great big, friendly smile, took our order, our money and gave us our change and said “yes, ma’am” and “no, ma’am” to my many questions.
And then it is 15 year old Makenna and 14 year old Kacey who keep folks returning for ...
Took in the film Gravity, OK, dinner at Harrisons on the Bay, stayed till dark to see the Harbor Bridge lights, 2nd tallest bridge in Texas, with over 950 LED lights synchronized with a performance by the Corpus Christi Symphony, pretty cool thing to ...
Lunch today @ Water Street Oyster bar, crab cake burger w/sweet potato fries, yummy! Then onto Texas State Aquarium. Nice place, have been to much better Aquariums. Stopped off at Pauls Seafood Market, Mahi Mahi for dinner, also started stocking the freezer with fresh catch!!
Were able to watch SLU when we got back to the Coach, they are on ...
... in a lot of winter business. Many even shun the Snowbird title in preference to Winter Texans.
ARANSAS, PORT ARANSAS, PADRE ISLAND, CORPUS CHRISTI
Aransas, Port Aransas, Padre Island and Corpus Christi are all within 35 miles of Rockport where we did laundry, shopping, eating out, library work and just plain meeting folks. We love the area. It has that small town feel with all the amenities of a real ...
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- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility