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August 16, 2019

On my recent South Padre trip I ate probably the best ceviche I ever had (twice), perhaps the best tuna (sorry Mobile!), and maybe the...

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November 30, 2018

If you burn the turkey or forget the ham, don’t worry — the holidays aren’t ruined. We’ve compiled a list...

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November 13, 2018

Tired of the big box, overcrowded malls? For a true tropical shopping experience, come to South Padre Island and shop...

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November 5, 2018

If you are visiting South Padre Island (or live here), you may be wondering where you can enjoy a stress-free...

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October 2, 2018

Escape to Texas’ only tropical island for a fun-filled family getaway to celebrate Halloween and the annual migration of the...

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September 21, 2018

For our Winter Texan visitors that will soon be joining us on the little sandbar that we call home (and...

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September 13, 2018

Beachside or bayside, sunrise or sunset...no matter where you're at on South Padre Island or what time of day it...

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August 21, 2018

There are many ways to view the beautiful South Padre Island. You can stroll along the pristine beaches, discover native...

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August 13, 2018

With football season quickly approaching, fans everywhere are ready to break out their branded gear and celebrate their favorite team,...

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August 6, 2018

Originally appeared on When it comes to Texas, what do you think of? Maybe cowboy boots, Whataburger, or the Alamo?...

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