The Island Insider Blog

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October 10, 2019

Camping is a breeze on South Padre Island. There are plenty of camping sites to choose from, whether you're looking to pitch a tent or...

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February 6, 2019

In honor of Valentine's Day, we've compiled a list of fun South Padre Island date ideas. No matter what your...

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January 30, 2019

* Written by Kimberly Maldano Booking a family vacation – say, to South Padre Island – is always fun! What’s...

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January 15, 2019

If you’re anything like me, your exposure to kites growing up was limited to the cheap, plastic, diamond-shaped kites held...

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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 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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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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