Amelia's Landing Hotel
Travel Blogs from Port Aransas
... As everyone knows, we live in the Tampa area; therefore we are accustomed to look in a westerly direction over water to see the sunset and hurricanes approaching. Now that we find ourselves traveling and on the 'other side of the Gulf' we see the sun rising over the Gulf and having concerns of Tornado watches. Speaking of climatic conditions, we did "suffer" through a “near Tornado” while being trapped on this island, kinda scary when ya think about! We ...
... anyone elses.
After a brief time, we continued on our way to the main area. This is where the professionals were working. I was kind of disappointed since they all were still sculpting. Guess tomorrow is when they will be finished. I think they are working throughout the night to finish them, but I think I got some good pictures anyway.
We walked around for a little bit then Robin took Julian to the part of ...
... little town, "The Island" and visited a frozen yogurt shoppe. It was really good. I had Key Lime Pie and Salty Caramel Pretzel with a bunch of toppings.
By the time we came back to "G/G", it was almost 3pm. I sat outside and read for a while and Bob did some computer work. Pretty soon it was time to go to Attitude Adjustment time, but first I had to ice my cake (I should win the prize ...
... There were a few things we needed including some printer ink for the printer we carry in "G/G". Well, while we were out, we stopped in Arby's for a quick lunch. We haven't been to Arby's since before 5 Mar.
After returning to "G/G" we just chilled, except you know a woman's work is never done so I did 4 loads of laundry (have I told you how much I like having a washer ...
... look and look, they were just all there!!! last place we were at, Randi decided to get a new binoculars and now this one is a new camera!!! i'm all in for the new purchases . we will definitely come back to south padre island and port aransas if only for the birding! but the beaches aren't too shabby either! oh, and dog friendly, both places.
we spent a day checking out mustang island state park and padre national seahore. another day we went to the north ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet