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Our Favorite Breakfast Spots in Port Aransas

Port Aransas is quickly becoming one of America’s favorite beachside destinations due to its sunny weather, opportunities for wildlife spotting, amazing things to do, and fun town atmosphere. Nothing quite kicks off a great day of vacation than a delicious breakfast. Before you hit the beach, be sure to check out one of our favorite breakfast restaurants in Port Aransas! Our Condo Rentals on the Beach Island Cafe For a...

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Port Aransas Fishing Report 01-20-2016

This week’s fishing report from the docks of Deep Sea Headquarters, Port Aransas: Our 8 hour trip this week caught Vermillion Snapper Scamps, Stawberry Grouper and 14.8 lb School Master Snapper – Pending World Record aboard the Pelican with Capt James Wheeler, Pictures and details in next weeks report about the World Record. Our 12 hr trip hauled in nice Amber Jack, Vermillion Snapper and Atlantic Sharpnose Sharks. Had 2...

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Rainy Day Activities in Port Aransas

Port Aransas is a beautiful beachside vacation destination in Texas. Known for its great beaches, natural wildlife, and friendly town atmosphere, Port Aransas is a great place for a getaway for anyone looking to relax and unwind. Although you can likely expect lovely warm and sunny weather in Port Aransas year-round, occasionally you’ll experience a rainy day or two here. However, a bit of rain doesn’t mean that your vacation...

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On the Water Adventures in Port Aransas, Texas

When summer arrives in Port Aransas, residents and visitors alike find their joy in a variety of water activities, both as a way to escape the heat and as a way to enjoy some adventures during their precious time away from the job. As our section of paradise is one of the longest of the barrier islands that can be found on the Texas coast, the opportunities to play are...

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4th of July in Port Aransas, TX

Are you in search of a fantastic beach destination to enjoy your 4th of July weekend? Then look no further than the seaside city of Port Aransas, Texas! Here you’ll find warm and inviting Gulf waters, beautiful sandy shores, and an inviting town atmosphere that will make you feel like you are in your home away from home. For the 4th of July holiday weekend especially, Port Aransas is filled...

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Best Swimming Spots Near Port Aransas

Port Aransas, Texas is a fantastic beachside destination! Located near the northwest tip of Mustang Island, Port Aransas offers you direct access to the warm waters of the Gulf Coast, not to mention lots of fun activities to enjoy both in the water and on land. If you are looking for a great beachside vacation with plenty of great places to swim, then Port Aransas is the vacation destination for...

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Top Tours to Experience in Port Aransas

Those looking for a beautiful vacation destination along the Gulf of Mexico should look no further than a visit to the stunning city of Port Aransas! Located on Mustang Island, Port Aransas is known for its idyllic beaches, fish filled waterways, and tons of natural wildlife. Port Aransas is the perfect destination for anyone looking to reconnect with the water and enjoy breathtaking views. However, for first time visitors, it...

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Its that time of year again for sand, sandcastles, food and fun! Texas Sandfest is back! Texas SandFest is the largest sand sculpting event in the USA. It is the official Texas Sand Sculpture Festival. This event is run completely by volunteers, the popular invitational event draws visitors from around the globe to participate and to watch the fun. Join Texas Sandfest for food, vendors, sun, sand and world class sculptures!...

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Its that time of year again get your binoculars and checklists ready! You may not know but the Coastal Bend is the only spot in the United States where the endangered whooping crane can be seen at close range, and the Port Aransas Chamber of Commerce is celebrating this astonishing natural wonder with an annual festival honoring these grand beautiful birds. Whooping Cranes are not the only birds you will...

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Pardon the Dust – Maintenance at Sandcastle in Fall and Winter

Sandcastle is making exterior improvements to enhance this premier property for your future enjoyment. Throughout the Fall and Winter of 2016 Sandcastle Condos will have contractor crews performing exterior renovations throughout the property including the pool and hot tub in January 2017. This work will be limited to Monday through Saturday. Sandcastle Condos Management will make every effort to limit the inconveniences this will cause our guests. Sandcastle Condos does...

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