The Island Insider Blog

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June 20, 2019

Alexandra Carreno Haines is the founder and editor of a lifestyle and style blog, Adored by Alex, from Houston, Texas. She recently traveled to South...

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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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July 31, 2018

Only a 1/2 mile wide at its widest point, South Padre Island gives you easy access to both surf and...

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July 17, 2018

Voluntourism — "a form of tourism in which travelers participate in voluntary work, typically for a charity." Whether you're on...

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June 15, 2018

South Padre Island is home to a collection of castles called the Sandcastle Trail. Around 30 sand sculptures are located...

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An artist’s muse, the South Texas art community is vibrant and growing. And it’s no wonder why – our landscape...

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