Amenities galore? Check! Ocean views? Check! Two teen boys and my parents? Um ...
A 2018 note from a Canadian teen washed up on a Port Aransas beach this month, reminding us of other writings found on Texas shores.
A turf war disturbs the peace in Port Aransas.
An Amarillo man wants to make sure that his Mustang Island getaway won't go up in smoke.
The first summer after Harvey is when Texas coastal communities most need visitors.
Dispatches from the restaurant, retail, and lodging owners in Port Aransas.
Thousands attended the 22nd annual SandFest competition, the first since Hurricane Harvey.
Returning to my devastated hometown, I found my friends and family putting on a brave face in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey.
An Austinite misses the beach, but doesn't want to be a bother.
The mayor described the damage as "a 100% loss," and says that every structure on the island has been affected.
"When I returned to Port Aransas during my last year of medical school, I began to look at my hometown through an entirely different lens."
"In Port A, off the mainland and away from the city, we were allowed to be ourselves."
The Hill Country Drive, the BBQ Market Drive, the Backwoods Drive, and thirteen other summer trips, from the mountains to the coast, that will take you down some of the prettiest, most picturesque, most wide-open stretches of asphalt Texas has to offer. Buckle up!
ROUTE: Port Arthur to Port AransasDISTANCE: 308 milesNUMBER OF COUNTIES: 11WHAT TO BRING: A pair of binocularsI started as far east as you can go on the Gulf Coast and still be in Texas. And since the Sabine Pass Lighthouse, which is technically across the state line in Louisiana, is
Reichenbach is the caretaker for the Aransas Pass Light Station. Built in 1855 to mark entry into Corpus Christi Bay, the now privately maintained lighthouse—which is on the National Register of Historic Places and is owned today by H-E-B CEO Charles Butt—is the only manned lighthouse in operation on the
In Port Aransas, idleness is next to godliness for those on vacation. In this unpretentious village on the northern tip of Mustang Island your most exacting task—picking out the perfect spot on the beach—will also be the most rewarding. Who cares if the sand isn’t pristine (this is Texas,